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MCAN awards 10 additional COVID-19 Response Grants in 11th round of funding

$69,935 awarded to 10 organizations across Michigan in support of postsecondary attainment efforts

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MCAN awards 10 additional COVID-19 Response Grants in 11th round of funding

$69,935 awarded to 10 organizations across Michigan in support of postsecondary attainment efforts

MCAN hiring 20 college completion coaches for 2020-2021 calendar year

MCAN is now hiring college completion coaches to serve on community college campuses across Michigan. The goal of the program is to increase persistence and completion of community college students.

MCAN supports Michigan free tuition program for frontline workers

MCAN supports the opening of the applications for the new Futures for Frontliners scholarship program.

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Become a College Completion Coach

MCAN is looking for College Completion Coaches for our new College Completion Corps initiative.

MCAN Board of Directors sees transitions

As we enter September and begin the transition to autumn, MCAN’s Board of Directors is undergoing some transitions of its own. Several board members are changing roles, and a new member has joined the board.

Views from our VISTAs

New MCAN VISTAs Schuyler Pruis and Delesiya Davis introduce themselves and discuss their goals for this year.

In the News

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Whitmer thanks Michigan COVID essential workers with free community college

Around 625,000 Michigan essential workers will be eligible for free community college under a new program first announced by Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in April and formalized on Thursday.

Michigan dedicates $24M to front-line workers seeking secondary education

About 625,000 front-line workers are eligible for tuition-free college under a program created Thursday by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer called Futures for Frontliners.

Alpena Public Schools gets $10K grant from MCAN

In celebration of its 10th year, Michigan College Access Network on Thursday awarded a $10,000 grant to Alpena Public Schools in support of college access and postsecondary attainment.