Webinar Recording - Federal Grants: A Top-Level Primer for Public Procurement Professionals

  • Contact Hours: 1
  • Format: Online
Webinar Recording 030624: Federal Grants: A Top-Level Primer for Public Procurement Professionals (Member)$0.00 03/06/2054
Webinar Recording 030624: Federal Grants: A Top-Level Primer for Public Procurement Professionals (Non-Member)$195.00 03/06/2054
Webinar Recording 030624: Federal Grants: A Top-Level Primer for Public Procurement Professionals (Member) $0.00
Webinar Recording 030624: Federal Grants: A Top-Level Primer for Public Procurement Professionals (Non-Member) $195.00


Are you a public procurement professional seeking to navigate the intricacies of Federal Grants effectively? Join us for an insightful one-hour webinar designed exclusively for public procurement experts like yourself. This comprehensive primer will delve into crucial aspects, from understanding grant definitions to mastering the art of deciphering Notices of Funding (NOFOs).

What You'll Learn

After completing this online training session, learners will be able to:
1.  Acquire expertise in locating specific grant information, interpreting NOFOs, and navigating the complex landscape of federal funding opportunities.
2.  Elevate your procurement strategy by gaining proficiency in grant timelines and leveraging checklists for efficient solicitation preparation. 

Presenter Bio(s) 

Magan Waltari, CPPB, CPSM, NIGP-CPP is an experienced procurement professional with 16 years of experience in the procurement field, with 10 years specific to public transit procurement. She is currently the Procurement and Contracts Manager for Whatcom Transportation Authority (WTA) in Bellingham, WA. Prior to that, she served as a Project Coordinator for Alpha Technology Services providing back office coordination, project management, and customer support for a variety of national telecommunication construction projects. Magan was presented the 2020 Buyer of the Year by the Washington Chapter of NIGP. She often serves as a procurement subject matter expert for the Washington Transit Association’s Finance Officer Leadership Committee. Throughout her career at WTA, she has assisted peer agencies with DBE goal calculations, policy drafting, staff training, and succession planning. Magan currently serves on her NIGP Chapter Education Committee, Awards Committee, and Lunch and Learn Committees and chair’s the Chapter’s Marketing and Public Relations Committee. She also works with the NIGP Consulting team assisting other agencies with their procurement needs.


Attendance for Individuals

In order to receive one contact hour, each member needs to register for the webinar individually in advance and then watch the live webinar. Your credit is tabulated by match between your login and your registration.

Attendance for Groups

There is a Group Sign-In Form provided with each webinar. The group sign-in form does not register anyone for the webinar, it just verifies live attendance. Each person will receive their login email on the day of the webinar – this verifies their registration. The group sign in form verifies that they watched the live webinar.

Please contact distancelearning@nigp.org if you do not receive your login information by 12 pm ET on the day of the webinar.

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Cancellation Policy

Registration and payment must be received 24 hours prior to the course start date. After this time, registrations will be based on space availability.  A full refund, less a $75 administrative fee will be given for cancellations made in writing 31+ days prior to the seminar date by emailing RegistrationInfo@nigp.org. No refunds are given for cancellations received within 24 hours of the seminar start date. There are no refunds for no-shows. If the seminar is cancelled for any reason, NIGP's liability is limited to the registration fee only.  

Attendee substitutions within the same agency may be done at any time with email notification to NIGP. If attending via scholarship, please provide documentation verifying the scholarship issuer's name and contact information in lieu of payment information.