Michigan Craft Beverage Council Research Grants

MCBC FY20 Research Grants 


The Michigan Craft Beverage Council (MCBC) announces a request for proposals (RFP) for projects to commence April, 2020. Projects that align with the FY20 Research Priorities will be given additional consideration for funding.

Individual proposals are limited to a maximum of $50,000 each. The MCBC does not pay overhead or other administrative costs. Proposals are due no later than 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 17, 2020, to the MCBC at MDARD-CraftBev@Michigan.gov.  If an email confirming receipt is not received within 24 hours, please contact Jenelle Jagmin at 517-284-5742. Funding decisions will be communicated in March with grant agreements effective April 1, 2020 to December 31, 2020.

Grant Documents - 2020 Funding Cycle - OPEN

FY20 Research Priorities (PDF)

FY20 Proposal Guidelines, Budget Form, and Anticipated Reporting Requirements



Release Request for Proposals

 September 5, 2019

Proposals Due

October 17, 2019



JEC Meeting



Announce Award Funding

 April 1, 2020



Potential applicants for research grants are welcome to contact Jenelle Jagmin with any questions about the Council's funding of research projects: JagminJ@Michigan.gov, 517-284-5742. For more information about the Michigan Craft Beverage Council, visit https://www.Michigan.gov/CraftBeverageCouncil.