The Jackson Young Professionals are a group of dedicated young professionals between the ages of 21-40 living and/or working in Jackson, Michigan. JxnYP seeks to establish, promote and encourage social and career development opportunities in the Jackson community, overall making Jackson a great place to live, work and play. JxnYP is seeking grant proposals that will improve the quality of life for Jackson County residents. Please limit requests to $650.00.
Deadline: By 5 PM on Friday, December 13, 2019.
Notification: All applicants will be notified by email on December 16 whether or not they have been selected as one of the three finalists.
Presentation: Three finalists will be required to make a short presentation at the monthly, large group meeting in Jackson on Thursday, December 19, 2019.
Check Presentation: The grant check will be presented at JxnYP's large group meeting on January 16.
We recommend typing your answers in separate word processing software and pasting them into this form. The system will not save your work and allow you to come back to it at another time, therefore, you will need to complete this application in one sitting. When you are done, press submit, and the system will email a copy of the completed application to you.
Be prepared to upload:
Project budget for the funds being requested.
(A project budget template can be found at
under the "Application & Supporting Documents" section on the lower right side of the page.)
If you have any questions, contact Dana Ashlock, Program Director at the Jackson Community Foundation at firstname.lastname@example.org or 517-787-1321.