Venture Grants Cycle 44

The application cycle for Venture Grants Cycle 44 is now closed. Thank you to those that applied, you may be part of the cycle that pushes Michigan Campus Compact over the $1 million mark of Venture Grant awards given over our 25 year history!

All Cycle 44 applications were to be filled out electronically. Moving forward, this will remain the same.

Many constituents request the application questions before they log into the online application process. Click here for the questions that are asked electronically. This is informational only. Do NOT submit.

Dates to remember
Proposals due: April 3, 2015 Cycle Begins: September 1, 2015 
Notification of Awards: May, 2015 Cycle Closes: August 31, 2016
Funds Allocated: August, 2015  Final Reports Due: September 30, 2016

Goals of the MiCC Venture Grant Projects

1. To foster the habit of lifelong involvement in service and/or civic engagement.
2. To encourage innovative models for replication at other colleges and universities.
3. To contribute to further developing the institution's community service and/or service-learning program and/or civic learning efforts

General Guidelines

Who may apply?
Registered student organizations, individual students in good standing, faculty and administrators of MiCC member institutions are eligible to submit project proposals. Collaborations between groups on campus are encouraged. Student projects must be submitted jointly by the student/student organization and a faculty/staff/administrative advisor.

Samples to assist in proposal writing

Venture Grant Brief Project Description

Venture Grant Budget

Venture Grant Budget Narrative

For questions regarding Michigan Campus Compact's Venture Grants, please email Shelley Long, Network Coordinator or call her at 517-492-2432.


Cycle 43
The grant period for this cycle is September 1, 2014 - August 31, 2015.

Michigan Campus Compact awarded nine recipients with Venture Grants for Cycle 43. Click here for information about the awardees.