SmartSimple Blog

Hear from your peers: Merz North America

Posted by SmartSimple Software on Oct 5, 2022 9:04:01 AM

After twenty years of learning, building and growing, our efforts have come to focus. Since we began in 2002, we’ve helped our clients distribute over $10 billion in critical grant funding. We’re inspired by the impact they make on our world every day, and we take pride in supporting them.

It takes twenty years.

Topics: Client Story, SmartSimple Cloud for CSR, Client, SmartSimple Cloud for Grants Management, Client Success, Research & Innovation Management, Grants, Hear from your peers, SmartSimple20

Hear from your peers: Science Foundation Ireland

Posted by SmartSimple Software on Sep 27, 2022 10:55:31 AM

Twenty years ago we embarked on a journey. SmartSimple Cloud was the grand experiment. We aspired to make an impact on the world through technology.

Topics: Client Story, Client, Research Grants Management, SmartSimple Cloud for Research Grants Management, Client Success, Research & Innovation Management, Grants, Hear from your peers, SmartSimple20

SmartSimple Celebrates a Banner Year of Growth - 2021 Highlights

Posted by SmartSimple Software on Dec 16, 2021 2:19:08 PM

2021 was a challenging year. While the pandemic continued to impact nearly every aspect of our lives, it was not a lost year here at SmartSimple. In fact, quite the opposite.

2021 was a year to celebrate. With a long list of successes, we’re an even stronger global technology provider heading into 2022.

Topics: Client Success, 2021 wins, 2021 Accomplishments, SmartSimple Software, Organization win

How the Ontario Centres of Excellence Advanced Their Grants Management System To Limitless Heights

Posted by Stirling Myles on Aug 19, 2019 9:46:00 AM
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Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) was challenged not only with the high volume of incoming grant applications but effectively managing the diverse needs and requirements associated with each application. Their data was scattered across different software and platforms, which caused delays in their administrative and application review processes. SmartSimple delivered them a cohesive system that integrated all functionality they needed into one, centralized platform to simplify their workflows. This enabled OCE to efficiently manage their processes on a large scale.

Topics: Grantmaking, Research Grants Management, SmartSimple Cloud for Research Grants Management, Application Management, Client Success, Program Management

How the Pennsylvania IOLTA Board Built a Robust Client Services and Financial Reporting System

Posted by Stirling Myles on Aug 16, 2019 9:12:00 AM
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For their lean staff size, the Pennsylvania Interest on Lawyers’ Trust Accounts Board (PA IOLTA Board) conducts complex and detailed reviews of their grantee organizations. In order to ease the administrative burden on staff, the PA IOLTA Board sought to automate their grants process with an online grant management software. SmartSimple delivered a robust and intuitive system specifically tailored to their unique reporting requirements. Now, staff has more time to devote to substantive issues surrounding their grantmaking.

Topics: Government Grants Administration, Government Agencies, Client Success, SmartSimple Cloud for Government Funding