Grant Development

Grants and funding can help support and grow programs and activities. They can also provide extra visibility and credibility both inside and outside of Bergen Community College. The Office of Grants Administration works closely on developing, writing, and submitting a grant. Bergen Community College has produced many successful grant projects, all of which followed a winning step by step process. To help you find and secure a grant for Bergen Community College, please follow the steps listed below and click on the links in the left sidebar. These links will help you locate funding opportunities by searching grant, foundation & government databases; assess institutional & community needs; write project proposals; evaluate funded projects; and learn more about grantsmanship in general. The steps in developing a grant are:

  • Step 1: Getting Started-Complete the Project Initiation Form and Review the Grant Development Guidelines
  • Step 2: Meet with the Office of Grants Administration to review your grant proposal and budget
  • Step 3: Identify funding sources for your specific project
  • Step 4: Perform a needs assessment and write the grant
  • Step 5: Review the final proposal wit the Office of Grants Administration and submit