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Federal & State Grant Opportunities

Federal & State Grant Opportunities

Federal Grant Opportunities

Many Federal departments offer competitive grant opportunities that can support the work of the Minneapolis Public Schools. The Office of Resource Development and Innovation (RDI) is registered to submit all federal grant applications through grants.gov. MPS staff are required to submit a pre-approval form to RDI for federal and state grants at least one month prior to the due date of the grant.

A list of all the grant programs offered by the US Department of Education can be found here.

State of Minnesota Grant Opportunities

The State of Minnesota provides a variety of competitive grant opportunities in the following areas:


Grant seekers are encouraged to return to the State Website often, as grant opportunities are constantly changing. Questions about applying for a specific grant program should be directed to the granting state agency. Other questions or concerns about state grants, including the appropriate use of state grant funds, should be directed to the Office of Grants Management at 651.201.2525 or to Kristin.Batson@state.mn.us.