Earn Your Grant Writing Certificate

Get Professionally Certified at USC!

Our online and on-campus classes fill quickly! Find out if this is the right program for you!

Grant Writing is an essential function for organizations operating within the public sector such as, government, charities, nonprofit associations, foundations, education, public health, etc. The University of South Carolina's Grant Writing Certificate Program is designed to provide you with the necessary skills, training, and methods for writing effective grant proposals. Earn your Certificate in Grant Writing in the classroom or online at USC!

Upcoming Grant Writing Certificate Programs


Classroom Format

February 4 - March 25, 2022
(2/4, 2/25, 3/4, 3/24 & 3/25)

5 Sessions, 9:00am-4:00pm

Tuition: $1322 
(includes all course materials & certificate upon completion)

Online Format

October 11 - 22, 2021
(10/11-10/15 & 10/18-10/22)

Monday - Friday, 6:00pm-9:00pm

Tuition: $1322 
(includes all course materials & certificate upon completion)

Continuing Education and Conferences

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"Grant writing offers opportunities to earn a paycheck while helping a cause."

  1. Learn on-campus or online.
  2. Complete all required coursework in under 1 month.
  3. Find excellent resources including, hands-on training, research tools, peer-to-peer reviews, and more!
  4. Learn and understand the critical elements of drafting and executing winning grant proposals.
  5. Gain the expertise and credentials you deserve from a prestigious university.


5 Reasons To Earn Your Certificate in Grant Writing From USC


Introduction to Grant Writing

Needs Based Assessment

Program Development and Evaluation

Grant Writing Process

Program Curriculum