The Michigan Cardiac Rehab Network (MiCR) is excited to announce the Cardiac Rehabilitation (CR) Utilization Quality Improvement (QI) Award, a new mini-grant opportunity designed to empower local problem-solving and provider-driven innovation in cardiac rehab quality improvement.

The CR Utilization QI Award will provide a series of mini-grants of up to $5,000 to project teams who submit competitive proposals for new ideas or existing QI efforts aimed at improving patient participation in cardiac rehab. Proposals will be accepted from March 29th through May 10th and awards will be announced mid-June. 

To begin your application, download the application packet containing:

  • A request for proposals (RFP)
  • Scoring rubric
  • Progress report template
  • Sample budget template

Submit your proposal here. Proposals are due Friday, May 10th, 2024. Questions regarding this program can be sent to