School of Public Affairs and Administration


2015 WMU Nonprofit Education Program Grants:  Western Michigan University will, for the seventh year, grant funds to nonprofit organizations located in Kalamazoo County. These grants will be given only to organizations making efforts to:

  • Increase the well-being of disadvantaged youth age 0-19 in Kalamazoo County through experiential learning
  • Increase economic stability of families living in Kalamazoo County through poverty reduction initiatives

Please review the guidelines prior to submitting the application. Proposals are due Friday, February 27 at 5 p.m. Grant awards will be announced at WMU's Fetzer Center on Monday April 20, 2015 from 5:30-7 p.m. with food and networking beginning at 5:30 p.m. All applicants need to send at least one representative.