Grant Information

The Michigan Craft Beverage Council supports a robust research grant program which provides annual funding for research projects into Michigan agricultural products, such as fruits, hops, and barley, that are used in the production of Michigan wine, cider, beer, spirits, and mixed spirit drinks. The Michigan Craft Beverage Council may also take actions that will enhance the marketing and promotion of Michigan agricultural products, such as fruits, hops, and barley, that are used in the production of Michigan craft beverages.

The request for proposals is typically released in the fall, with projects awarded mid-winter.

FY20 Research Priorities and Requests for Proposals and Grant Guidelines  

This is the official website of the Michigan Craft Beverage Council. The Council has the mission to provide for research into Michigan agricultural products, such as fruits, hops and barley that are used in the production of Michigan wine, cider, beer, spirits and mixed spirit drinks.