Great Lakes Maritime Academy Awarded Major Grant - Northern Michigan's News Leader

Great Lakes Maritime Academy Awarded Major Grant

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One million dollars is on its way to the Great Lakes Maritime Academy, thanks to the US Department of Transportation.

The major grant was announced today.

It will help with education and training.

The Academy in Traverse City trains deck and engineering officers for the commercial shipping industry, and is the only maritime academy in the country licensing people to work on the Great Lakes and on the sea.