The premier grants development and management firm in the Southeast for nearly 30 years

About Us

Formed in 1985...

Research Associates is the premier grants development and management firm in the southeast with demonstrated experience in developing and managing grant programs in education and other human service fields. We have secured more than 238 education and human service grants totaling over $360 million in grant funding (ranging from $250,000—$10,000,000) with an overall success rate of 85%.

Our Purpose

To create opportunities
to improve lives.

Our Mission

To be the leader at helping schools, universities, and large nonprofits in the southeastern US obtain and use grant resources effectively and efficiently to achieve their missions. We will realize our mission and purpose by: (1) maintaining high quality work standards; (2) building long-term client relationships based on mutual trust and respect; (3) serving customers with a high degree of reliability while consistently exceeding their expectations; and (4) adhering to high ethical standards.

About

Our Team

With offices in Columbia, SC and Atlanta, GA, our team of multi-disciplinary professionals has expertise in researching, planning, developing, managing, and sustaining grant programs