District 7780


Grants Training - Video-on-Demand Training is now posted and ready below.

Welcome to the District 7780 grants training page.  Two Club members must take this training each year as part of the Club Qualification process for District and Global Grants. For other criteria information, click here for the resources page for District and Global Grants
The first grants training session was held via Zoom on Tuesday, February 13. 
You may now take this training online, view the three video modules below and then take the short quiz.  When you submit your quiz, our district grants team will be able to "count" you as one of two Club members who have taken the training.  We are grateful for your time and stewardship commitment.
The next live in-person training will be held on Saturday, March 16 at 10:00 am, at the South Portland Housing Authority. Located at 100 Waterman Drive, #101, South Portland, ME. REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN - PLEASE LOGIN FIRST, AND THEN YOU MAY REGISTER ON THE DISTRICT CALENDAR or by clicking here.
We will to do a second LIVE-and-in-person session at the District Training Assembly on Saturday, April 20, 2024.  You may attend in any of these ways (live zoom on February 13, or video on demand plus quiz on the website, or in-person March 16 or April 20.  We encourage "earlier" because the qualification deadline for Clubs is April 30, and you will not be able to enter a grant application in our new online software until your MOU has been received and your Club has been qualified.  
If you have any questions in the meantime, please email district foundation chair Dave Underhill (dave.underhill.nh@gmail.com)
Updated: February 20, 2024
The videos of the live Zoom training are posted on this page at the links below.  There are three  individual training modules of ten to fifteen minutes each.  They cover District Grants, a tutorial on the new on-line grants system, and Global Grants.  Then, take the Training Quiz, and you will get credit for the training.  
Remember: TWO Club members must take the Grant Training before April 30, 2024 to qualify for a District Grant.  For Global Grants filings, the training must be complete before the Grant Application can be submitted for approval.  Grant training is a Rotary Foundation requirement for clubs to be grant-eligible.
Thank you!
Grants Training Modules
Module 1: District Grants Overview Module 1
Module 2: Tutorial on NEW on-line grant system Module 2
Module 3: Global Grants Overview Module 3 Global Grants Training - 2024 Module 3
Training Quiz -  Quiz 2024