Solicitation and Management of External Grant Funding (Policy 1.190)

Authority:F.S. 1001.64 FAC 6A-14.0261
Date Adopted:2/02; Rev. 12/04, 09/09, 01/2013
Date of Review:05/09, 08/11, 01/2013


It is the policy of the District Board of Trustees that external funding resources will be utilized to support and develop college programs to the greatest extent possible, consistent with good business practice and the educational goals of the college.

  1. The President is authorized to seek external funding resources consistent with the mission of the College.
  2. Grants must be approved by the District Board of Trustees prior to the acceptance of any award of external funding.
  3. Once approved by the Board of Trustees the President is authorized to sign college grant documents. The President may delegate signature authority as necessary.
  4. All grants activity shall be conducted in accordance with Florida Statutes, State Board of Education rules, and the policies, procedures, and business practices of the College.

The President shall cause procedures to be developed to implement this policy.