Discusses government-wide regulations, agency regulations, andgrants management best practices that enable students andprofessionals to improve their knowledge and skills. Covers the threemajor segments in the grants community which are the FederalAwarding Agency, Pass-Through Entity and recipient. Pays particularattention to the basic steps in proposal preparation includingmarketing, analyzing, planning, designing, estimating, andpublishing. Covers Request for Proposal (RFP) criteria.