Update: September 13, 2020
The MRA Board and Conference Planning Committee are making decisions about the venue, format, and timing of our March 2021 conference, and information will be posted here soon.
The Michigan Reading Association has set aside funds to support Michigan literacy events, activities, and projects. Each annual grant award may range from $50 to $500. Organizations may apply for more than one grant but all applications may not be awarded money. Due to limited funds, some grants may not receive full funding.
Creating partnerships with other state organizations
Continuing to be the "go to" organization for educational issues regarding literacy
Supporting Professionals in their Growth
Providing ongoing, sustainable professional development to the educators in Michigan
Your Time to Make a Difference
The Michigan Reading Association is an organization of people who believe that literacy is the key to transferring people's lives. Chartered in 1956 by the International Reading (Literacy) Association, MRA has grown to be the leader in providing literacy resources to teachers, parents and universities.
Offering conferences, publications, awards, grants, and a network of professional educators across the state of Michigan, MRA is your organization.
Join us and make a difference in your classroom, community, and profession.