Many nonprofits don’t have a grant writer on staff or the capacity to hire a contract grant writer to develop and submit health-related grants. This award provides help for nonprofits with funding to contract a grant writer to create and submit health-related grants. Grant recipient organizations use the funding to apply to Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation, Michigan Health Endowment Fund, local community foundations, Health Resources and Services Administration, and other organizations.
This award offers up to $3,500.
We welcome applications from Michigan-based, nonprofit community organizations. Award funds are restricted to proposal development costs, such as technical assistance, freelance proposal writers and related proposal development costs.
Projects for Proposal Development Award grants are ineligible if:
We accept applications at any time. We review them to determine the relevance of the project to a health-related issue in Michigan, and the chances of being awarded a grant by the specified funder.
An application must include the following:
After we review your application, you will receive an email from a Senior Program Officer about next steps.
Please check the FAQs in our help section. If you don't see what you're looking for, email us your question and a member of our team will respond.
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