Established 1985

Leaders at helping schools, universities, and large nonprofits in the southeastern US obtain and use grant resources effectively and efficiently to achieve their missions.

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& Management

We embrace the team approach and will work collaboratively with you to develop a program model that meets the strategic goals of your organization and aligns with funders' priorities.

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10 Reasons...

1) Experience
2) Success
3) Service
4) Team Approach
5) Sustainability Planning ...

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The premier grants development & management firm in the Southeast for over



Welcome to Research Associates!

With offices in Columbia, SC, Florence, SC, Greenville, SC, Chapel Hill, NC and Atlanta, GA, our team of multi-disciplinary professionals has expertise in researching, planning, developing, managing, and sustaining grant programs. We have secured more than 245 education and human service grants totaling over $560 million in grant funding with an overall success rate of 82%. see our services »