Project Inspire Grants

Project Inspire Grants expand U-M’s educational outreach efforts by providing financial support to student organizations that engage in educational outreach with local K-12 schools and communities. Project Inspire Grants support student organizations in their efforts to inform students about experiences and possibilities provided by postsecondary education, engage them with hands-on activities to develop students’ skills, and inspire students’ to aspire to postsecondary education. More >>

Project Inspire Workshops

With an emphasis on building practical skills for developing and implementing outreach programs, Project Inspire Workshops inform U-M students of best practices in program planning and relationship-building, engages students with multimodal opportunities to practice skills, and inspires them to continue to strengthen their educational outreach program. Contact Laura Saavedra at 734-764-6738 or

Michigan College Advising Corps

Michigan College Advising Corps (MCAC) provides recent U-M graduates the opportunity to serve one to two years as college advisers in Michigan high schools, working to increase the number of low-income, first-generation and underrepresented students entering and completing higher education in the state. More >>

Student Organization Support

CEO supports student groups in developing and implementing educational outreach programs. Contact Laura Saavedra at 734-764-6738 or

CEO Student Leaders

CEO provides U-M undergraduate students the opportunity to participate in training that promotes the development of leadership skills and facilitates authentic outreach to students, schools, and communities throughout Michigan. Contact Laura Saavedra at 734-764-6738 or