11 Struggling Michigan Communities Get Share Of $5.4M For Special ProjectsEleven Michigan communities experiencing financial struggles are getting a share of a $5.4 million grant program that can help fund special projects.
NOAA: $9M For Projects To Mitigate Climate Change ThreatsThe National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is offering $9 million in grants to help coastal communities deal with extreme weather, changing ocean conditions and climate hazards.
‘Youth CareerConnect' Grants Fund STEM Focused ProgramsCareerConnect is a $107 million competition to redesign American education. The competition encourages local school districts and post-secondary institutions to develop STEM-focused programs that will graduate students with work-ready skills and knowledge.
Why Every College Student Should File A FAFSAThe federal government provides billions in grants, loans and work-study opportunities to undergraduate and graduate students each year.
Protecting And Restoring Habitat For Aquatic Wildlife To Get Million Dollar Bump The department says that grants will be awarded to government agencies, Native American tribes, nonprofit groups and individuals on a competitive basis.
Verizon Details 2012 Grants To Domestic Violence ProgramsVerizon announed this week that it gave $141,000 in grants to Michigan domestic violence shelters and related organizations, and donated 3.4 million minutes of mobile phone service on 1,100 devices during 2012.
Consumers Energy Foundation Announces $125,000 Grant To Literacy ProgramThe Consumers Energy Foundation announced today that it has awarded a $125,000 grant to support a new literacy program in Jackson County.
Metro Detroit To Get $4.2M For Housing, Homelessness ProgramsMetro Detroit will receive $4.2 million in federal funding to promote affordable housing, fight homelessness and boost the local economy.
Michigan Awards $880,000 For Coastal ProtectionThe Michigan Department of Environmental Quality has awarded 22 grants totaling about $880,000 for projects designed to protect the state's Great Lakes coasts.
Alcoa Foundation, UM Students Connect To Help DetroitUniversity of Michigan students interested in helping transform Detroit and urban transportation will benefit from two Alcoa Foundation grants totaling $65,000, the University of Michigan announced Wednesday.
Consumers Energy Foundation Gives $1.25 Million Grants For Utility's 125th BirthdayThe Consumers Energy Foundation announced that it is awarding $1.25 million in grants to 10 community projects as part of the utility's 125th anniversary celebration.
MSU Gets Grant To Find New Ways To Create JobsMichigan State University has received $915,000 grant from the federal government to think up new ways to create jobs in the area.