The Douglas and Maria DeVos Foundation awarded GRCC a grants of $54,500 for the 2016 Summer Learning Academy.
The W.K. Kellogg Foundation awarded GRCC's Workforce Training Department a grant of $449,862 for the continuation of its Pathways to Success project. The press release can be viewed here.
- GRCC was awarded a Campus Sexual Assault Prevention Grant from the Michigan State Police for $7,716 to implement new student education and awareness strategies aimed at raising awareness about sexual assault and violence prevention through bystander intervention programming. The grant will also support training for GRCC faculty/staff to ensure an effective response for students reporting sexual misconduct.
- A continuation grant of $13,217 was awarded to the GRCC through the Area Agency on Aging, Kent County Senior Millage. The funds will support GRCC health education programming (Health Club, Strength & Stretch Class, and Fitness Program) for seniors to help them maintain independence through increased and/or maintained physical fitness.
- GRCC, in partnership with Macomb Community College, were awarded $3,988,431 through the American Apprenticeship Initiative Grant from the U.S. Department of Labor. The colleges will join industry and labor partners to create the Michigan Apprenticeship Program Plus (MAP+) to meet employer demand for high-skilled talent.