Discovering and applying new and innovative economic development tools, models, policies, and programs
Creating Jobs and Wealth in Distressed Michigan Communities

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Communities across Michigan are in need of research to help build their economies and benefit their communities. Through REI Student-Led, Faculty-Guided projects, students receive funding to research problems facing communities and work to find solutions with the help of esteemed faculty at their college.  

REI funds from 6-10 applicants throughout the school year. Apply now and get involved in your community! Applications for Fall 2020 projects has been extended to August 14.

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