Upcoming Opportunities from CEDAM
Monday, May 17 — Friday, May 21
NACEDA Funding Opportunities Page
The National Alliance of Community Economic Development Associations (NACEDA) has recently updated their funding opportunities page to be more useful and accessible. The page is now broken down into the following categories: Affordable Housing, Community Economic Development, COVID-19, Healthy Places, Creative Places, Antiracism, Rural Communities, and Other.
Financially Distressed Cities, Villages and Townships (FDCVT) Grant Program
Cities, villages and townships experiencing financial struggles can now apply for a grant to help fund special projects and free up tax dollars for important services, according to the Michigan Department of Treasury.
Applications are now being accepted for the Financially Distressed Cities, Villages and Townships (FDCVT) Grant Program. Municipalities interested in applying for an award must submit applications to the state Treasury Department.
Deadline: 11:59pm on Monday, May 17, 2021
Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs (MCACA) grants
The Michigan Council for Arts & Cultural Affairs (MCACA) has announced the opening of their FY22 grant programs. Applicants from across the state of Michigan can apply (based on eligibility) to one of the six programs MCACA offers:
Deadline: June 1, 2021 (except for minigrants)
Land Bank Incubator Scholarship Program
The Center for Community Progress is pleased to announce the Land Bank Incubator Scholarship Program, a new initiative to support local and state leaders who, in the face of emerging challenges to our communities and neighborhoods triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic, seek to launch new land banks to help with equitable recovery efforts and to advance long-term goals of building healthy, inclusive, and resilient neighborhoods for all.
This initiative will offer scholarships to competitively selected applicants in the form of customized, high-impact technical assistance, which will be delivered at no cost by the team of national experts at Community Progress.
The three objectives of the Land Bank Incubator Scholarship Program are to:
Deadline: Applications are accepted on a rolling basis until July 21, 2022 or until all scholarship funding has been awarded