Grant applications may be submitted for amounts from $250 to $3,000
Application deadline: February 1, 2013
Recipients announced: February 12, 2013
The Foundation launched the Enhancement Grants Program in 2002 to assist faculty, staff, and students by providing funding for the development and implementation of innovative projects that support the MCCC Mission. The Foundation seeks to finance projects not normally covered by the College budget or by other internal sources of funding. Eighteen applications were submitted for consideration in 2012; funding was awarded to eighteen projects for a total allocation of $22,500. This year, the Foundation has returned the total funding available in the Enhancement Grants Program to $20,000.
PLEASE NOTE: APPLICATIONS MUST BE THOROUGHLY COMPLETED TO QUALIFY FOR FUNDING CONSIDERATION. APPLICATIONS WILL ONLY BE RECEIVED THIS YEAR VIA EMAIL.
Projects should promote one or more of MCCC’s Strategic Plan priorities:
The Foundation at MCCC Enhancements Grants Program supports initiatives in the following areas:
The improvement of existing courses and programs through the use of new instructional materials.
The acquisition of equipment, materials, and supplies needed to improve curriculum, procedures, or other functions of the College.
The improvement of student services, the learning environment, job placement, or any other aspect of student life as it relates to the College.
The development of appropriate vehicles to showcase talents and accomplishments of students, faculty, and staff.
The enhancement of course or program curriculum through the use of instructional technology.
Student field trips in support of enhanced learning opportunities.
The Foundation at MCCC Enhancement Grants Program does not support the following:
Professional development for faculty and staff and/or faculty staff stipends.
Incentives or gifts.
For more information, please contact Josh Myers in The Foundation Office at (734) 384-4214.