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Functionality overview

Idealware's Consumer Guide to Grant Management Systems provides an excellent yardstick by which to judge the functionality and features of SmartyGrants. Here's how we measure up on Idealware's 22 key criteria*.

Idealware Criteria Idealware Rating
(sophistication level)
Smarty Grants
  Basic Solid Advanced  
Internal Tracking
Online Applications – Grantmaker Experience
Online Applications – Grantseeker Experience
Form Design & Flexibility
Applications Review
Checking of Applicant's Legal Status*
Letters & Board Dockets
Relationship Management
Grants Requirements & Evaluation
System Querying & Reporting
Permissions & Workflow
Data Access
Overall Customisation
Ease of Use
Support & Training
Stability in the Market
Support Customer Service
Training Customer Experience
Implementation Customer Experience
SmartyGrants has this functionality
SmartyGrants has this functionality but it may incur additional cost
SmartyGrants does not yet have this functionality
Not on SmartyGrants roadmap

*As listed by idealware, Consumers Guide to Grants Management Systems (November 2013)

The full report, including evaluation criteria metrics, can be downloaded from http://www.idealware.org/reports/consumers-guide-grants-management-systems. More detailed information on each feature is provided in the following pages.

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