Grant Writing & Management

Grant Development

The grants development team provides a comprehensive continuum of grant professional services ranging from identification and analysis of grant opportunities, program research and development, creation of management plans, evaluation design, budget planning, and submission. Our team works collaboratively with districts and partners to develop a program model to meet organizational goals and funder priorities.

Staff provide districts and organizations with an avenue for accessing state, local, private, and federal funding for programs, professional development, and services.

  1. Successful Federal Grant Categories
  2. Successful State Grant Categories
  3. Foundations
  4. Approved Contractor

Environmental Protection Agency

  • Brownfields Area-Wide Planning Grant

National Association of State Alcohol and Drug Abuse & National Prevention Network

  • National Exemplary Awards for Innovative Substance Abuse Prevention Programs, Practices, and Policies

Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration

  • Drug Free Communities Support
  • Now is the Time

U.S. Department of Education

  • Advanced Placement
  • Building State Capacity for Preventing Youth Substance Use and Violence
  • Elementary and Secondary School Counseling
  • Foreign Language Assistance Program
  • Innovative Approaches to School Literacy
  • Partnerships in Character Education Program
  • Safe and Supportive Schools
  • School Leadership Program
  • Teaching American History

U.S. Department of Justice

  • COPS Hiring Program
  • COPS Secure Our Schools Program

Grant Management

The grants department provides a wide range of grant management assistance to school districts, community partners, and governmental agencies. Services include providing assistance with funded grant programs in the completion of state or federal quarterly reporting and annual performance reports, budget management and oversight, sustainability planning, data collection, data analysis, compliance reviews, and institutional review board (IRB) reviews for the protection of human subjects. Assistance is provided based on a client’s specific needs and costs are negotiated on a case-by-case basis.

  1. Current Clients of Management Services
  2. Past Clients of Management Services
  • City of Pittsburg
  • Fort Scott Community College
  • Labette County USD 506
  • Linn County Sheriff’s Department