2018 Catalytic Investment Awards

2018 Catalytic Investment Awards

We are excited to announce $100,000 in new Catalytic Investment Awards.

We are looking for Michigan businesses that are increasing healthy food access. Apply today for up to $10,000 in funding to grow your good food business.


Who Is Eligible to Apply: Michigan good food enterprises that are in operation, generating revenue, and have not previously received a Catalytic Investment Award from the Michigan Good Food Fund.

Award Uses: An award of up to $10,000 can take your business to the next level including preparing for financing within the next 18 months. Awards can be used for a range of purposes including feasibility studies, business planning, project management, construction, equipment, working capital, or inventory.

How To Apply: Applications must be completed online by June 1, 2018 with awards announced mid-June.

Catalytic Investment Awards: The Catalytic Investment Awards are designed to fuel the success of mission-driven enterprises and help them prepare for financing. Learn more about Michigan Good Food Fund’s previous round of Catalytic Investment Awards here, which supported healthy food retail projects in Detroit, Flint, Grand Rapids, and Jackson.

Questions? Contact Michigan Good Food Fund program manager Mary Donnell at 313.300.0104 or

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