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Welcome to the Grants Office

El Camino and Compton Faculty and Staff interested in Grant Projects:

Prior to any proposal development assistance for grants, please review the El Camino College Grant Steps and fill-out the Preliminary Grant Proposal Request Form, making sure to obtain necessary signatures. If you're looking for funding, but not ready to submit preliminary grant proposal form, you may Download the Funding Search Request Form and return to:

The 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







 Last Published 4/25/14