The Community College of Allegheny County provides a supportive and transformative learning environment that prepares graduates to meet critical needs in the region’s workforce.
At CCAC, we believe that life outside the classroom is an important part of your college experience. Each CCAC campus has a variety of activities to enhance your lifestyle – including athletics, cultural events and personal development seminars.
The CCAC Educational
Foundation is the fundraising and benefactor arm of the college. It seeks to
create vital connections between the college and the wider community
to ensure the ongoing viability of the college.
Developing and administering grant proposals requires the
use of college time, space and/or resources. For this
reason, before developing a grant proposal on behalf
of the college, you must contact the Contracts and Grants office
and secure prior approval before the grant can be submitted to
the funding agency.
Discuss proposal idea with direct supervisor and the appropriate
campus president for approval to move forward with developing the
Contact the Contracts and Grants Office to discuss project.
Depending on the scope of the project, appropriate offices and
services such as Human Resources or Institutional Research may need
to be contacted for their approval and/or assistance.
If your project requires technology, including computers for
staff, go to the ITS web page to review ITS procedures.
Prepare the proposal and narrative budget. Gather any necessary
letters and/or documentation to attach to the proposal.
Contracts and Grants must submit to governmental agencies all
grant applications advanced on behalf of CCAC.