- Program Flint Area
- Program Area Revitalizing the Education Continuum
- Grant Amount $150,000
- Grant Period September 1, 2017–June 30, 2018
- Location Flint, MI, United States
- Geographic Focus Genesee
About this grant
Genesee Early College is an innovative, educational program administered by the Genesee Intermediate School District in collaboration with the University of Michigan-Flint and six healthcare partners in the region. The focus of the project is to prepare high school students for academic and professional careers in health and science, technology, engineering, and math fields. Students can earn up to 60 transferable college credits as well as a high school diploma. Faculty will encourage students to enroll in Environmental Justice, a course that focuses on the Flint water crisis from a youth’s perspective.