Back to All Events

Fourth Annual Southern Utah Grants Conference - "Planning for the Future"

Fourth Annual Southern Utah Grants Conference - "Planning for the Future"

March 24, 2017, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Snow College Richfield Administration Building/Conference Center
Cost (includes lunch): $35 for GPA, UNA, or AFP members; $50 for all others
Register by March 17

The Southern Utah Grants Conference will be held in Richfield, Utah, which is about a 2.5 hour drive from both Salt Lake and St. George. This year’s keynote speaker is Curtis Pendleton, Senior Director of Sponsored Programs at Utah Valley University. He will discuss anticipated changes to federal and private funding and how grant professionals can best prepare for these changes.

Roundtable discussion sessions will focus on 1) determining your organization’s social return on investment, 2) preparing a grant-writing toolkit, 3) understanding federal grants, and 4) advancing in the grant profession.

A small block of hotel rooms is available for March 23 and 24 at the Hampton Inn in Richfield. The rate is $99 per night plus tax. To reserve a room, please call the hotel directly (435-896-6666) and reference the confirmation number 80370769. When reserving, please specify if you need a room for one or both nights. This special rate expires on February 15.

To register, please go to order to receive the member rate, GPA, UNA, and AFP members need to enter the discount code of UTAHCONF when prompted. Only U-GPA members should click on “member registration.” All others wishing to register please use the public registration which can be found on the website via the link above.


If you have any questions about the Fourth Annual Southern Utah Grants Conference, please contact

Robin Gore via: 


 Phone: (435)893-2257


Earlier Event: February 22
Census Data Training
Later Event: May 9
CDBG Lunch & Learn