Mackinac Professional Development Grant
In an effort to increase participation at the MSCI Spring Conference and Tournament, MSCI has decided to award Mackinac grants to ACTIVE HEAD DEBATE, FORENSICS, THEATRE, and POETRY SLAM COACHES in MICHIGAN.
Who qualifies for this grant?
Active head debate and forensics coaches from a Michigan high school or middle school that has not attended/participated in the MSCI Spring Conference and Tournament on Mackinac Island since 2012 or has no history of participation.
What does the grant pay for?
Be MSCI’s guest at the Grand Hotel. This option requires the coach to share a room with another single, same gender adult or pay in full for a guest to attend.
What is covered?
Dinner on Friday, Breakfast on Saturday, Dinner on Saturday, Breakfast on Sunday
Your stay at the Grand Hotel on Friday and Saturday Night
All of the weekend’s events including the Evening of Champions, Professional Development Workshops, and the Guest of Honor Reception.
What is required of me?
Coaches receiving this grant MUST:
Join the Organization (First Year Membership is Free)
Attend the General Membership Meeting
Attend the Evening of Champions
Attend one PD Workshop or Spend One Shift in the Tab Room
Agree to have your photo taken for publication
Write an article regarding your experience for the 2019 Year in Review by July 31, 2018
Deadline for application is March 15