Caran Curry

Grants Attorney

Arkansas Municipal League


Caran Curry has been working in the grants field for over 40 years.  For many years she was the attorney director of a state agency that served as the state administrator as four federal grant programs.  While there, she initiated a mandatory training program for grantees and compiled a grants manual.  She has served as a consultant to various criminal justice, continuing education programs, and for those seeking grants.   She has authored over 400 successful grants.   She has served on numerous state commissions and many task forces.  She has lectured on grant management and writing in over 35 states and for four federal agencies.   Her time is now spent helping Arkansas cities manage their Rescue funding and is busy shepherding a new Grant Writing and Management program for the Arkansas Municipal League.