American Grant Writers' Association℠ is the national professional organization for grant researchers, grant writers, grant evaluators, grant administrators and grant managers.  Members throughout the U.S. work as Grant Consultants or as employees of Non-Profit Organizations, Foundations, Educational Institutions, State Government Departments, Local Government Agencies, and Native Tribes.  Some of our members live and work abroad.  Some of our members are students studying grantseeking or grant management.  All of our members must adhere to AGWA's Professional Standards and Code of Ethics.

AGWA offers 2 types of Memberships:

  • Individual Membership
  • Business Membership which includes a membership for one business and one individual. 
    • American Grant Writers' Association accepts new Business Members from all States, except businesses registered to do business in Nevada or Utah.
    • The individual included with the Business Membership must be the business owner or an employee of the Business

We invite you to join American Grant Writers' Association!  

Once we receive your Individual or Business membership dues, the Member Services will process your application and send you a Welcome E-mail on the following business day.  Your Welcome E-mail will contain your Members Only password.

2022-23 Membership Rates

  • Individual Membership
    • One-Year  Membership
      • ​$119 when purchased online by credit/debit card or by mail with a paper check
    • Two-Year Membership
      • ​$200 when purchased online by credit/debit card or by mail with a paper check
  • ​ ​Business Membership
    • ​One-Year Membership
      • $179 when purchased online by credit/debit card or by mail with a paper check
To Purchase
  • Online by making your selection on the right-hand side of this page.
  • By check. Click on the Membership Application Form.  Print and Complete this form, then mail it with your check drawn on a U.S. bank.
  • Purchase orders must be accompanied by an MembershIp Application Form and check drawn on a U.S. or Bank.   Invoices will NOT be issued.

Member Benefits

Membership Benefits and Services for all members include:

  • Access to AGWA's Members Only area of our Website
  • Listing in our online Membership Directory
  • Eligible to Join Special Interest Groups (SIG)
    • Agriculture and Animal Welfare, Children and Youth, Economic Development, Education PK-12, Environment, Evaluation, Grant Management, Healthcare, Higher Education, Homeland Security, Hospitals, Housing, Human Services, International Projects, Justice and Law Enforcement, Libraries, Local Government, Medical Research, Mental Health, Museums, Native Americans, Performing Arts, Public Health, Religion, Scientific Research, Seniors, Special Education, Training, and Veterans.  
    • Members may join as many SIGs as they want to join.  
  • Eligible to purchase a subscription to GrantStation  LEARN MORE
  • Eligible to purchase a Career Mentor for 90 days
  • Eligible to purchase a Grant Writing Coach to Review A Foundation Proposal or a Government Project Application
  • Eligible to purchase a Grant Writing Coach for a Foundation Proposal or Government Project Application
  • Active members are Eligible to register for the AGWA 2021 Grant Conference in Orlando, FL 
  • Eligible to become a Certified Grant Writer® 
Business Member Benefits
  • Listing on AGWA's website as a Business Member
  • Use of AGWA's electronic Business Member Logo for your Website, business cards and other promotional literature
  • Eligible to purchase a subscription to GrantStation   LEARN MORE
  • All of the individual member benefits.

Before Making Your Purchase ...

Before Making Your Purchase ...

Before making your purchase please read the following web pages

  • "Refund and Rescheduling",
  • "Professional Ethics and Standards" and
  • "Debit / Credit Card Purchases".
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