Michigan Rural Development Fund Grants

Overview

Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development provides grant opportunities to promote the sustainability of land-based industries and support infrastructure that benefits rural communities.  

Learn about the Michigan Rural Development Fund Board

Grant Documents- 2018 Grant Cycle Closed

2018 Rural Development Fund Grant Guidelines

Rural Development Fund Grant Factsheet

MDARD Announces Grant Opportunity for Rural Development 2017

 

Proposal

Release Request for Proposals

 November 1, 2017

Proposals Due

 January 16, 2018

JEC

JEC Receives Proposals for Scoring 

 January 23, 2018

JEC Meeting

 February 20, 2018

Award

Announce Award Funding

 March 2018

Reports

2017 Rural Development Grant Recipients (PDF)

2018 Rural Development Grant Recipients (PDF)

Questions

For more information about this funding opportunity, please contact Heather Throne, Outreach Specialist, Agriculture Development Division, 517-712-0841.