Expanding opportunities in America’s cities

Wayne State University

Detroit, Michigan
$1.3 million



Wayne State is a comprehensive university offering more than 350 academic and community programs. This grant supports the fourth cohort of Wayne State University’s Detroit Revitalization Fellows program. Since 2011, Detroit Revitalization Fellows (DRF) have served as a catalyst for development by increasing capacity needed across multiple sectors in the city. DRF addresses the needs of mid-career professional in Detroit through a thoughtful approach that attracts, nurtures, and retains a diverse group of capable professionals that play key roles in organizations driving the city’s transformation.