Grant Development Resources

 

For assistance in determining eligibility within a grant program and assistance in applying, contact the MCC Grant Development Office.

Federal Grant Sources

  • Grants.gov
    This site allows organizations to electronically find and apply for competitive grant opportunities from all Federal grant-making agencies.
  • GrantsNet
    GrantsNet is a tool created by the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Office of Grants Management (OGM) for finding and exchanging information about HHS and other Federal grant programs.
  • National Endowment for the Arts
    This federal agency funds grants in the arts.
  • National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)
    This federal agency funds grants in humanities disciplines.
  • National Science Foundation
    This federal agency to funds grants related to science, mathematics, and engineering technology.
  • National Science Foundation Proposal Preparation Guide
    A link to the National Science Foundation that provides excellent guidelines for preparing and submitting unsolicited proposals.
  • U.S. Department of Education
    This takes you to the U. S. Department of Education main grant page, Ed.gov.
  • U.S. Department of Justice
    The Department of Justice offers funding opportunities to conduct research, support law enforcement activities in state and local jurisdictions, provide training and technical assistance, and to implement programs that improve the criminal justice system.
  • U.S. Department of Labor
    The Department of Labor grants focus on providing job training and employment services, and helping people enter employment, retain employment and increase wages.

State of Michigan Grant Sources

  • Michigan Council for Arts & Cultural Affairs
    T he Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs(MCACA) annually awards matching grants to non-profit organizations throughout the state.
  • Michigan Humanities Council
    This main page has links to a variety of grant programs offered by MHC.
  • State of Michigan
    The State of Michigan has several departments, which offer grant opportunities to educational institutions, non-profit organizations as well as community and faith-based organizations.

Other Grant Sources

  • Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance
    The Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance is a government-wide compendium of federal programs, projects, and grants.
  • Federal Grants Wire
    A free resource for federal grants, government grants, and loans.
  • Federal Register
    The official daily publication of rules, proposes rules, and federal agency grant requests for proposals.
  • GuideStar
    This site offers information about more than 700,000 IRS-registered501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations.
  • Technology Grant News
    Provides one-stop information on technology grants, free technology resources, technology partnerships, strategic alliances, and technology advancements.
  • The Center for Health and Healthcare in Schools
    A web-enhanced newsletter that offers news alerts, grant announcements, and general updates.
  • The Council on Foundations
    The Council works to support foundations by promoting knowledge, growth, and action in philanthropy. It contains links to current grant opportunities.
  • The Foundation Center
    This site offers some of the best general and specialized information retrieval tools on the Internet. The Foundation Center’s Cooperating Collections are free funding information centers in libraries, community foundations, and other nonprofit resource centers that provide a core collection of Foundation Center publications and a variety of supplementary materials and services in areas useful to grant seekers. The center in the Flint area is:
    FLINT PUBLIC LIBRARY
    1026 E. Kearsley St.
    Flint, MI 48502-1994
    (810) 232-7111
  • The Grantsmanship Center
    This organization conducts some 200 workshops annually in grantsmanship and proposal writing.
  • Michigan Association for Evaluation
    The Michigan Association for Evaluation (MAE) is a voluntary organization devoted to educating the public about the science and use of evaluation.
  • Nyquist Report(pdf)
    Monthly federal funding report of grant opportunities and resources for two-year colleges.