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Application Deadline:
September 30th

This year, the Michigan Minority Supplier Development Council is excited to announce that deserving scholars will have two scholarship opportunities to compete for! In addition to MMSDC's traditional $5,000 scholarships, Google has generously partnered with the council to add the Google Scholar opportunity.

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MMSDC is excited to announce the 2021 ACE Ambassadors, who have all championed excellence in supplier diversity. Join us virtually on December 9th as we celebrate their achievements!

How to do Business with the Department of the Navy

Learn about funding opportunities provided by the Navy’s Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR), and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs!

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Program Partners:

Matchmaker365 (MM365) is an on-demand, online matchmaking tool that allows actual corporate buyers or decision makers to curate sourcing opportunities according to their detailed specifications literally 24/7 and 365 days of the year.

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Practical Implementations of Industry 4.0 Technology for Manufacturers Webinar

Grant funds of up to $5000 are available to MBEs to assist in adopting Industry 4.0 technologies to support the initial installation and demo. The application is super simple and funds are limited, so apply today!

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September Issue

September 15th launches National Hispanic Heritage Month. In this issue of the Gazette, MMSDC recognizes the contributions and influence of Hispanic Americans to the history, culture, and economic achievements of the United States.

READ THE SEPTEMBER ISSUE

Minority-owned businesses continue to drive disproportionate unit growth in the US. Yet, the economic growth rate is slow. MMSDC recently commissioned research to determine how long it might take to close the gap for the benefit of all communities. The results should call anyone committed to inclusion to action.

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Certification gives MBEs exclusive access to top corporate purchasing agents, premium networking events, searchable supplier databases, affordable consulting services, and technology programs.

Providing MBEs with resources and access to contracts and other business ventures.

EDUCATION

A diverse supply base offers a competitive advantage in today’s business economy.

EDUCATION

The MMSDC offers many training programs, workshops, and events to assist MBEs and corporate members in meeting their business goals.

Resources and support to help MBEs scale their business.

EDUCATION

  • MMSDC Academy
  • Curriculum

CORPORATE DEVELOPMENT RESOURCES

GROWTH INITIATIVES

A diverse supply base offers a competitive advantage in today’s business economy.

EDUCATION

Joining the MMSDC grants corporate members and MBEs access to a vast network of peers, mentors, and experts.

Creating an ecosystem focused on business growth and development.

CONNECTION

SPECIAL EVENTS

Fostering collaboration, spurring conversation, and developing substantive relationships.

CONNECTION

SPECIAL EVENTS

An outspoken voice in local and national circles, the MMSDC works toward the economic progress of minority firms.

Develop your business by making connections with experts and peers who can offer guidance to you, regardless of what your challenges may be.

ADVOCACY

  • Meet the Candidate Series

SPECIAL EVENTS

Diverse supply chains lend greater innovation to corporations, helping them to meet their business goals.

ADVOCACY

  • CPO Summit
  • Meet the Candidate Series

SPECIAL EVENTS

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May 4-6, 2021
Virtual Conference

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July 26, 2021
Oakland University

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September 2021
TBD

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December 9, 2021
A Virtual Event

News & Events

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MMSDC Gazette

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September 15th launches National Hispanic Heritage Month. In this issue of the Gazette, MMSDC recognizes the contributions and influence of Hispanic Americans to the history, culture, and economic achievements of the United States.

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

During these unprecedented times, our team recognized that our mission was more important than ever, so we increased our level of service and programming to meet your needs. Please see the Year in Review for some of the highlights of this unforgettable year. I’m incredibly proud of our staff, grateful for our board, and appreciative of you, our loyal constituents.

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The MBDA Business Center Detroit can open doors to greater opportunity for strong companies looking to achieve the next level of success:

Enhance

your connections to the nation’s leading corporations, government entities, and minority businesses

Obtain

access to new markets, global and domestic

Develop

joint ventures and strategic alliances as an avenue for business growth