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Grants Development & Management Office

To El Camino College faculty, staff and students interested in grant-funded projects: prior to any proposal development, please review the following.

Grant Application Process

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For prior approval to develop an application for, or partner on a grant project, please email the ECC Grants Office staff with the Project Name and Funding Source. We will send you an electronic Grant Approval Form for you to complete. 

The ECC Grants Office provides the campus community with a variety of services related to obtaining and managing externally funded projects awarded by federal, state or local government agencies. We provide resources and assistance to faculty, staff and administrators to foster project ideas, locate funding opportunities, strengthen grant writing and project development capability, develop proposals, and comply with applicable internal and external requirements.

Functions of the Grants Office include:

  • Providing information to the campus community on funding and grant partnership opportunities

  • Proposal and budget development

  • Proposal review, sign-off, and submission

  • Grant negotiation and acceptance

  • Grant start-up assistance

  • Guidance on post-award management to effectively implement your project

  • Grant close-out assistance, including final reporting

  • Training in various aspects of grantmanship (grant seeking, proposal writing, project management)

  • Assistance with compliance audits

  • Special Projects


Contact Information:

Bobby Becka Jenny Hutcherson
Director, Grants Development & Management Project Specialist                          
x 8234 or (310) 225-8234 x 8275 or (310) 225-8275