MCACA Minigrant Traning
10:00 am10:00

MCACA Minigrant Traning

  • Traverse City Area Chamber of Commerce

A grant writing workshop and informational overview about the Michigan Council for the Arts and Cultural Affairs (MCACA) Minigrant program and guidelines for 2018 funding will be held on Thursday, June 29, 10-11:30 at the Traverse City Area Chamber of Commerce. 

Minigrants up to $4,000 are available to organizations for arts and cultural projects; and up to $1,500 available to arts and cultural organizations, individual artists and arts administrators to support professional and organizational development. All minigrants are to be used between October 1, 2017 and September 30, 2018.

Deadline to apply is August 3, 2017 at Grant training sessions are open to all interested in applying for funding.

The workshop will be conducted by Mary Bevans Gillett, regrant coordinator for MCACA Region 2 which includes Antrim, Benzie, Charlevoix, Emmet, Grand Traverse, Kalkaska, Leelanau, Manistee, Missaukee and Wexford counties. Additional sessions will be slated in July in the Little Traverse and Cadillac/Manistee areas.

Private, remote or small group sessions can also be scheduled. Guidelines are available online at or by pdf at

Rotary Charities and NorthSky Nonprofit Network serve as the Regranting agency for MCACA Region 2.
For more information or to schedule, please contactMary Gillett at or 231-883-8388.

1:00 pm13:00

Rotary Charities Grant Training

  • NMC University Center

Join Rotary Charities staff for grant training workshop.

Applications for the next grant cycle are due September 1, 2017. Attend this free session for an overview on Charities' grant types, criteria and how to apply. We will also spend time learning about the various forms required for program and organizational capacity building grants. 

This informational session will be led by Becky Ewing, Associate Director, and Freya Bradford, Learning Officer, Rotary Charities.

This session is free but registration is required. Parking is free at the University Center.