The Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) Trust Fund Board was established by the ACCT Board of Directors for the purpose of financing projects pertaining to the education and training of community college and technical institution governing board members.
ACCT is a nonprofit educational organization of governing boards, representing more than 6,500 elected and appointed trustees who govern over 1,200 community, technical, and junior colleges in the United States. These community professionals, business officials, public policy leaders and leading citizens offer their time and talent to serve on the governing boards of this nation’s most innovative higher education institutions and make decisions that affect more than 11 million students annually. ACCT, governed by a 26-member board of directors, is committed to its mandate of service to trustees. The Association offers trustee education and development programs, research and publications, extensive board services, and public policy advocacy.
Download a sample proposal. (2009 Trust Fund Board Grant awardee)