Services Available

Planning Services

  • Research external funding sources
  • Help with the conceptualization of project ideas to align with college mission and goals
  • Provide training for and technical assistance in grant proposal development
  • Interpret agency regulations in preparing proposals
  • Coordinate development of proposals and related documents
  • Facilitate planning meetings
  • Assist in creating project budgets
  • Manage internal approval process
  • Submit proposals

Post-Award Services

  • Provide assistance in the start-up of grants by coordinating “kick-off” meetings
  • Orient the project director to grants management
  • Serve as a liaison between the project director and other college departments
  • Answer questions on the content of the grant proposal and the interpretation of funding agency and program regulations
  • Provide guidance in the development of personnel and consulting contracts and subaward agreements
  • Assist with the Institutional Review Board (IRB) process, when applicable
  • Communicate with the funding agency to clarify program regulations
  • Provide guidance in complying with funding agency regulations
  • Assist with budget and/or programmatic changes
  • Provide technical and editorial assistance with required reports
  • Work with the project director in developing a continuation proposal





Susie Rather
Grant and Contract Coordinator
Tel: 425-235-2352 x5699