Scrap Tire Market Development Grant Program

Contact: Kirsten Clemens 517-614-7431
Agency: Environmental Quality

The Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) is announcing the availability of grant applications for the fiscal year 2018 Scrap Tire Market Development Program (Program), authorized by Part 169, Scrap Tires, of the Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Act, 1994 PA 451, as amended.  Grant funding will be available for advancing the use of scrap tires in Michigan.

Scrap Tire Market Development Grants are available to reimburse up to 50 percent of the cost to purchase scrap tires to support the development of increased markets for scrap tires.  Grant funding is also available to reimburse up to 50 percent of the cost of purchasing equipment or for research and development to provide for a new or increased use for scrap tires.

The deadline for applications is 11:59 p.m., Eastern Standard Time, November 17, 2017. The DEQ will accept applications with all supporting documentation received via e-mail on or before November 17, 2017. 

2018 Market Development Grant Application

2018 Law Enforcement Grant Application