Financial Resources


Northern Michigan University ASL Action Grants

In 2013-14, Northern Michigan University will be awarding a total of $5,000 in grants for faculty to create and implement academic service learning projects or conduct research related to academic service learning. The grant money will be divided between fall, winter and summer semesters. Northern Michigan University faculty can apply for grants up to $500 to cover logistical expenses, such as supplies and travel. Click here to download the ASL Action Grant Application.
      Amount: $500
      Deadline: Ongoing review
      Please submit electronically

Click here to view the 2012-2013 action grant recipients.

Venture Grants

Michigan Campus Compact (MCC) awards Venture Grants of $1,000-$3,500 to individuals or groups from member institutions to encourage the development or expansion of community service programs, service-learning opportunities, and/or civic engagement activities. Northern Michigan University faculty have received Venture Grants through MCC in previous years.
    Amount: $1,000-$3,500
    Deadline: March 2014

Michigan Campus Compact

As a member of Michigan Campus Compact (MCC), Northern Michigan University faculty members and students have access to its wide variety of resources. MCC offers grants that faculty can use for academic service learning, links to conferences and other campus compact sites, as well as academic service learning awards. Visit their website for more information about MCC and their various funding opportunities.