The Grant Professional Certification Institute (GPCI) is seeking leaders to join our Board of Directors. Are you a GPC who has served as a committee or task force member for GPA, GPCI or another organization or has experience as a Board member of a state or national not-for-profit organization? If so, we hope that you will consider applying for a position on GPCI’s Board of Directors.

Details about the GPCI Board and our open positions:


  • All applicants should first review and be willing to comply with the Conflict of Interest Policy.
  • To be eligible for nomination for the Board of Directors position, one must be a current Grant Professional Certified (GPC) conferred by GPCI.
  • Review requirements for Public Member Board position, please review the description above.

To apply, please email these 3 completed items to by the deadline of September 15, 2022.

Any incomplete applications or nominations received after this date not be considered. If you have previously applied, we encourage you to submit an updated application.

The Board understands that the success and growth of an organization is determined by its leadership, and one of the benefits of being certified by a professional credentialing organization is the opportunity to actively participate in a leadership position and positively impact its strength and recognition on a national basis. Serving on a board of directors can be challenging and rewarding, but at the same time requires personal commitments of time, skills, and resources. This is a tremendous opportunity to share your knowledge and professional talents at a national level and to be involved in maintaining the high standards of GPCI credentialing for grant professionals.

Apply today by nominating yourself or someone else to join this dynamic group and help us shape the future of grantsmanship!