Grow Your Own grants available for school districts via the Teacher Shortage Act


Source: Minnesota Department of Education

The Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) opened up applications Thursday for the Grow Your Own Grant Opportunity.

The Grow Your Own Grant is part of the MSBA-initiated Teacher Shortage Act.

Per MDE: Funding is available to provide first-class city school districts and other school districts with more than 40 percent minority students grants for tuition scholarships or stipends to eligible employees for a nonconventional teacher residency pilot program.

For details, visit and select “COMPETITIVE – STATE – 2017 – GROW YOUR OWN GRANT OPPORTUNITY.”

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