KIP:D+ Round 9 applications are now open. To learn more about KIP:D+ and to find the links to apply view our KIP:D+ page.

    MCR's application support office hours provide KIP:D+ applicants with direct, one-on-one support in completing their grant application. Our expert staff can:

    • Respond to your questions about criteria and eligibility
    • Advise on structure and content for your grant submission
    • Look at your existing written content and provide feedback
    • Provide technical support with the Submittable application portal
    • Help you understand the application and review process
    • Offer general legal support around the KIP:D+ application process.


    Friday, March 15th, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    Oloman Cafe + Gallery
    10215 Joseph Campau Avenue, Hamtramck, MI 48212

    In-person drop-ins, no appointment needed.

    Wednesday, March 20th, 3 to 7 p.m.
    Detroit Public Library Edison Branch
    18400 Joy Rd, Detroit, MI 48228

    In-person drop-ins, no appointment needed.

    Thursday, March 21st, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. – Online
    Virtual appointments; advance registration required.


    Tuesday, March 26th, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. – Online
    Virtual appointments; advance registration required.


    Please note: Registration is not required for in-person drop-in sessions.
    Attendees at in-person sessions will be supported on a first come, first served basis.


    Information Sessions hosted by Co.act Detroit:

    Want to learn more about KIP:D+? Sign up for an information session! Information sessions will provide an overview of what grants are available, information on who can apply, and walk you through the application process. There will also be time to ask questions of Co.act Detroit, Michigan Community Resources and Kresge Foundation staff. There will be two sessions on:


    Thursday, March 7: 6PM to 8PM (virtual)
    Thursday, March 14: 11AM to 1PM (in-person)

    Please use the above links to register for the Co.act Detroit hosted Info Sessions.

    For those who are unable to attend either session, recordings will be available here following the sessions.

    For more information on grant and application requirements, visit Co.act Detroit's website.


    Michigan Community Resources is providing support to KIP:D+ applicants throughout the application process.

    For more information about application support, contact the MCR team at askKIPD@mi-community.org.

    KIPD Partners