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    Gannett Foundation Community Action Grants
    Supports local organizations with funding priority given to programs that focus on education and neighborhood improvement, economic development, youth development, community problem-solving, assistance to disadvantaged people, environmental conservation, and cultural enrichment.
    Geographic coverage: Limited to certain areas of 35 states and U.S. territories, see sponsor's website for more details.
    Application Deadline: Feb 28, 2016
    Sponsor: Gannett Foundation
    Michigan Community Grant Award
    Offers grants to organizations engaged in rural community development work in Michigan.
    Geographic coverage: Michigan
    Application Deadline: Feb 29, 2016
    Sponsor: Michigan Rural Council
    Michigan Building Healthy Communities Step Up for School Wellness Program
    Supplies Michigan teachers and administrators with the resources and tools needed to create a healthy school environment that supports a culture of wellness.
    Geographic coverage: Michigan
    Application Deadline: Mar 18, 2016
    Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
    Michigan Building Healthy Communities Elementary School Program
    Helps Michigan elementary schools to undergo a healthy school transformation, which will involve infusing healthy nutrition, education, and physical exercise throughout the school environment to increase children's health, fight childhood obesity, and improve academic achievement.
    Geographic coverage: Michigan
    Application Deadline: Mar 30, 2016
    Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
    Walmart Foundation State Giving Program Cycle 2
    Provides grants to organizations working in the area of hunger and nutrition; career opportunity; education; health care access; and human services.
    Geographic coverage: Available in 31 states
    Application Deadline: Apr 15, 2016
    Sponsor: Walmart Foundation
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation Student Award Program
    Funding for doctoral and medical students at Michigan universities who research health care topics, including demonstration and evaluation projects and pilot programs. Projects should address quality and costs of care, access to care, or community health.
    Geographic coverage: Michigan
    Application Deadline: Apr 30, 2016
    Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
    Michigan State Loan Repayment Program (MSLRP)
    Offers loan repayment for primary medical, dental, and mental healthcare providers who agree to provide healthcare services in Health Professional Shortage Area of Michigan.
    Geographic coverage: Michigan
    Application Deadline: Apr 30, 2016
    Sponsor: Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
    Weyerhaeuser Giving Fund
    Funds programs that work in the areas of affordable housing and shelter; education and youth development; environmental stewardship; and human services.
    Geographic coverage: Available to specific cities in 14 states. See the Where We Give section of the program website for details.
    Application Deadline: Aug 31, 2016
    Sponsor: Weyerhaeuser Company Foundation
    Entergy Micro Grants
    Provides grants for projects that effectively impact arts and culture; community improvement/enrichment; education and literacy; the environment; or healthy families.
    Geographic coverage: Communities within Entergy's service area in Arkansas, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New York, Texas, and Vermont
    Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
    Sponsor: Entergy Corporation
    Michigan Community Assessment Process
    Offers community needs assessments to small and rural communities in Michigan.
    Geographic coverage: Michigan
    Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
    Sponsor: Michigan Rural Council
    Michigan Community Health Matching Program
    Grants for nonprofit organizations to develop and evaluate new approaches that increase access to healthcare, address public health issues, improve quality of care, and enhance efficiency of health systems in Michigan.
    Geographic coverage: Michigan
    Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
    Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
    Michigan Good Food Fund
    Offers grants for projects that focus on workforce development and job training in underserved communities, healthy foods consumer education, or expansion of locally grown, healthy food offerings. Also offers loans for businesses and nonprofit organizations working to increase access to healthy food in Michigan.
    Geographic coverage: Michigan
    Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
    Michigan Investigator Initiated Research Program
    Funds Michigan-based applied research projects addressing the quality and cost of healthcare, access to care, and community health.
    Geographic coverage: Michigan
    Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
    Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
    Michigan Physician Investigator Research Award
    Funding for Michigan physicians to explore a research idea concerning quality, cost, or appropriate access to care.
    Geographic coverage: Michigan
    Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
    Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
    Michigan Proposal Development Award
    Grants to help Michigan-based nonprofit community organizations develop grant proposals for healthcare initiatives.
    Geographic coverage: Michigan
    Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
    Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
    National Network of Libraries of Medicine Greater Midwest Region Funding
    Provides funding for National Network of Libraries members located in the greater Midwest region to assist them in conducting outreach and technology projects.
    Geographic coverage: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.
    Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
    Sponsor: National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Greater Midwest Region
    Plum Creek Foundation Grants
    Offers grants in select states to human service organizations; hospitals and medical programs, including funds for equipment; youth-serving organizations; community development projects; arts and culture projects; civic service organizations; and educational institutions.
    Geographic coverage: Available in areas of company operations in 18 states.
    Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
    Sponsor: Plum Creek Foundation
    Wells Fargo Corporate Giving Programs
    Funding for nonprofit organizations in the areas of community development, education, human services, arts and culture, civic responsibility, and environmental consciousness.
    Geographic coverage: Available in 40 States.
    Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
    Sponsor: Wells Fargo
    America's Farmers Grow Communities Project Inactive
    Through the program, farmers can direct a $2,500 award to a local non-profit organization that’s important to them and their community.
    Geographic coverage: Available in 40 states.
    Application Deadline: Nov 30, 2015
    Laura Jane Musser Fund: Rural Initiative Program Inactive
    Encourages collaborative and participatory efforts among citizens in rural communities that will help to strengthen their towns and regions in a number of civic areas.
    Geographic coverage: Colorado, Hawaii, Michigan, Minnesota, Wyoming
    Application Deadline: Nov 6, 2015
    Sponsor: Laura Jane Musser Fund
    Michigan J-1 Visa Waiver Program Inactive
    Offers a J-1 Visa waiver to foreign physicians who commit to serving for three years in an underserved area of Michigan, allowing them to remain in the United States.
    Geographic coverage: Michigan
    Application Deadline: Nov 3, 2015
    Sponsor: Michigan Health Council
    Brighter Futures Community Grant Inactive
    Funding for community-based oral health programs in Michigan, Ohio, and Indiana, with special consideration given to programs that focus on underserved or at-risk populations.
    Geographic coverage: Michigan, Ohio, and Indiana
    Application Deadline: Sep 30, 2015
    Sponsor: Delta Dental of Michigan Foundation
    Wal-Mart State Giving Program (Region 2) Inactive
    Provides grants to organizations working in the area of hunger and nutrition; career opportunity; education; health care access; and human services.
    Geographic coverage: Available in 31 states
    Application Deadline: Sep 18, 2015
    Sponsor: Walmart Foundation
    Strengthening the Safety Net: Improving Health Care Access through Michigan's Free Clinics Inactive
    Provides grants to free clinics in Michigan for operating support, extended hours, and/or programs that assist with health insurance enrollment.
    Geographic coverage: Michigan
    Application Deadline: Jun 5, 2015
    Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
    Upper Midwest Agriculture Safety and Health Center Pilot Grants Inactive
    Awards funding to organizations in the upper Midwest to address health and safety issues related to agricultural workers and their families.
    Geographic coverage: Available in Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.
    Application Deadline: Mar 31, 2015
    Sponsor: Upper Midwest Agriculture Safety and Health Center
    Reinventing Oral Health in Michigan: Community Mini-Grant Program Inactive
    Offers funding to local communities to create networks of innovation, advocacy, and leadership to improve the oral health of residents in Michigan.
    Geographic coverage: Michigan
    Application Deadline: Feb 16, 2015
    Sponsor: Michigan Oral Health Coalition
    Midwest Affiliate Community Innovation Grants Inactive
    Awards funding for innovative projects that engage those most at risk for cardiovascular diseases and stroke, as well as hard-to-reach audiences.
    Geographic coverage: Available in 11 Midwestern states.
    Application Deadline: Feb 12, 2015
    Sponsor: American Heart Association
    Programs to Reduce Obesity in High Obesity Areas Inactive
    Awards funds to land grant colleges and universities for projects that will work to improve physical activity and nutrition; reduce obesity; and prevent and control diabetes, heart disease, and stroke in areas where adult obesity rates are high.
    Geographic coverage: Available in 25 states.
    Application Deadline: Jul 23, 2014
    Sponsor: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    Michigan Family Planning Services Grants Inactive
    Grants to provide family planning services in Michigan.
    Geographic coverage: Michigan
    Application Deadline: Dec 31, 2013
    Sponsor: Office of Population Affairs
    NIMH Outreach Partnership Program Inactive
    Funding for becoming an NIMH Outreach Partner to conduct statewide, science-based mental health outreach and education efforts.
    Geographic coverage: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Washington, West Virginia, and Wyoming
    Application Deadline: Sep 22, 2013
    Sponsor: National Institute of Mental Health
    National Farmworker Jobs Program Inactive
    Grants to assist eligible migrants and seasonal farmworkers and their families to prepare for jobs likely to provide stable, year-round employment both within and outside agriculture.
    Geographic coverage: California, Hawaii, Indiana, Michigan, Mississippi, New Jersey, and Puerto Rico.
    Application Deadline: Apr 2, 2013
    Sponsor: Employment and Training Administration