Community Organizations 2017-10-11T15:18:03+00:00

Funding for Community Organizations

The Confucius Institute at U-M (CIUM) provides support to community organizations that are engaged in China-related educational and cultural events and activities. This application must be submitted to CIUM at least 6 weeks prior to the event or activity in order to be considered for funding. CIUM will support a maximum of 4 events per year, typically for $300-$500. If awarded, funding recipients must submit an activity summary that includes event proceedings and the number of participants within 4 weeks after the event. Failure to report may render the organization ineligible for CIUM’s support in the following academic year.

Your proposal must include the following:

  1. Event objectives & description
  2. Itemized budget for the event
  3. Other sponsors for the event
  4. Organization’s W-9
  5. Funding application (download)

Post-event required documents: This must be submitted within 4 weeks after the final event date.

  1. Activity summary between 200-300 words (narrative form, no bullet points) – This may be used for our annual newsletter and other publication materials. Please provide the name of the author and his/her short bio.
  2. 5-10 high res photos of the event

Send your proposal and report to