75 Calhoun Street
Charleston, SC 29401
The mission of the Grants Office is to support the district’s strategic plan, pillars, and goals by maximizing resources available in order to improve educational opportunities.
The Grants Office facilitates the development of all competitive grants (federal, state, corporate, foundation) across the district.
Grant Writing & Management
The Grants Officer works with staff to produce well-written and complete grant applications. Expert assistance is provided to find grant opportunities; strategically review grant criteria; communicate with funders; identify statistics and data for grant applications; develop grant budgets; formulate grant goals & objectives; review and edit grant applications; compile required documents; and, obtain authorized signatures.
The Grants Officer also works in collaboration with Accounting, Budgeting, Procurement, HR, and Assessment & Evaluation to provide technical assistance to project managers for the life of their grants.
The Grants Officer is your liaison when an outside organization is applying for a grant. The Grants Officer assists with letters of support, data, or information for a partner's grant application. As soon as you hear that an outside organization is thinking about applying for a grant that will benefit CCSD students or staff, inform the Grants Officer.
Strategic Alignment of Grants
Annual Grants Revenue
New Grants Received
Celebrating our Success
The monthly Grants Alert is comprised of well-researched grant opportunities for schools.
Grant writing workshops are offered on a quarterly basis for staff with little or no experience in grant writing.
Recorded webinars are also available anytime.
Policies & Procedures
Grant Writing Procedures for employees, volunteers, partners (e.g., college, non-profit organization, public agency)
Grant Writing Policy