27 Oct Ethics: Grant Ethics for Consultants
Ethics: Grant Ethics for Consultants
Session 8 of the Ethics Series
While all nonprofit professionals have many ethical issues to consider as they conduct pre-award and post-award grant activities, grant consultants have additional areas of which to be mindful because they run their own businesses instead of being an employee of nonprofit. These areas include marketing, contracts, compensation, and writing for more than one client.
In this session, we’ll discuss how to ensure a vibrant consulting practice that does not cross the ethical lines drawn in all four of the most common codes of conduct followed by professional grant consultants.
You will learn:
- Best practices for ethical marketing
- Best practices for communication to avoid ethical issues before work begins
- Best practices for compensation
- What the codes do and don’t say about working for more than one client
GPCI Competencies and Skills: 5.9, 6.1, 6.2, 6.3, 6.4. 6,5, 6.6
The trainers for these sessions are all credentialed grant professionals (GPCs) who agree to adhere to the Grant Professionals Association (GPA) Code of Ethics and are GPA Approved Trainers. All of the trainings in this series align with the Grant Professionals Certification Institute’s competencies and skills.
This training aligns with the Grant Professional Certification Institute’s Competencies and Skills and is approved for 1.0 Continuing Education Unit (CEU). Full participation in this training is also applicable for 1.0 points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification.
Length: 60 minutes