Common PD Day at MCC - NWEA Training


Consumers Energy

Name: Consumers Energy
Amount: Requests are unlimited, majority of grants awarded are between $1,000-$10,000
Deadline: Quarterly
Focus Area: Social welfare, Michigan growth and environmental enhancement, education, community and civic development, and culture and the arts.

Lake County Community Foundation

Name: Lake County Community Foundation
Amount: up to $5,000
Deadline: March 18
Focus Area: Human services, education, environment, arts and culture

Gerber Foundation Grant

Name: Gerber Grant
Amount: $100-$20,000 (typically under $10,000)
Deadline: March 15 and September 15
Focus Area: Dental and health issues, early childhood education, parenting education, and Math, Science and Technology education

Lowe's Charitable Foundation

Name: Lowe's Charitable Foundation
Amount: $5,000-$25,000
Deadline: Once per calendar year
Focus Area: Public Education, priority is given to K-12 public schools, and Community improvement projects

Mason County Community Foundation

Name: Mason County Community Foundation
Amount: Between $1,000-$3,000
Deadline: March 31 and September 30
Focus Area:
Teacher mini-grants may have different deadlines

Fund for Teachers

Oceana County Community Foundation

Name: Oceana County Community Foundation
Amount: Between $1,000-$3,000
Deadline: March 15 and September 15
Other: Teacher mini-grants may have different deadlines


Name: OxyChem
Deadline: September each year
Other: Contact Linda Crowley for more information

People Fund

Name: People Fund
Deadline: February 1, June 1, October 1
Focus Area: Humanitarian, educational and community development purposes

Square One Education Network

Name: Square One Education Network
Amount: $2,500-$5,000
Deadline: Accepted year round
Focus Area: Personalized attention and the co-creative process of project development.

STEM Grants

Name: STEM Grants

Deadline: 4 month rotation period
Focus Area: K-12 public schools

Digital Wish

Name: Digital Wish