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) 262-1470 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 occurs in the fall. A College-wide broadcast announces both the opening of the competition and workshops that explain the application (online) 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?

Internal Grants are funded from three sources. Read the Guidelines for each source.
The Funding Sources page lists commonly-used external funding sources that you may wish to explore.  If you have a specific grant idea or have viewed a request for proposal with another agency, we 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 requirements of the funder. Expert staff can guide you through this process and assist on ALL aspects of your grant application/proposal, for increased potential for funding. 

Call (585) 262-1470 for a quick answer by phone, or schedule an appointment to discuss your idea and/or answer your questions.