Frequently Asked Questions


How do I get started?

The Strategic Resource Development & Grant Management Office Staff can assist you with project development and the grant application process. Call (585) 685-6237 for assistance or to schedule a meeting with a staff member.

When can I apply for an Internal Grant and where do I obtain an application?

Monroe Community College's Internal Grant Application process usually occurs in the fall. A College-wide broadcast announces both the opening of the competition and workshops that explain the online application and review processes. For more information on the Internal Grants process, click here.

What does this grant term mean?

Read common Definitions of Terms listed in the Internal Grant Application.

Where can I learn about grant sources and types of funding available?

Read the Guidelines for internal grant funding. 

The Funding Sources page lists commonly-used external funding sources. If you have a specific grant idea or have viewed a request for proposal (RFP) of another agency, the Grants office staff can help determine best-fit funding.   

Need help with an application/proposal?

It is highly recommended that you work with Strategic Resource Development & Grant Management Office Staff to refine your proposal and meet all funder requirements. Expert staff will guide you through this process and assist on ALL aspects of your grant application/proposal, for increased potential for funding. 

Call (585) 685-6237 for a quick answer by phone, or schedule an appointment to discuss your idea and/or answer your questions.