The Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) is offering grant funds for accelerated learning or gifted programs.
The deadline is Monday, August 28, to apply for the Student Support and Academic Enrichment Grant Program.
Visit https://w1.education.state.mn.us/EGMS/searchAllActiveGrants.do and select “COMPETITIVE GRANT OPPORTUNITY FOR STUDENT SUPPORT AND ACADEMIC ENRICHMENT GRANT” for the grant application, grant instructions and additional information.
Direct questions to MDE’s Doug Paulson at firstname.lastname@example.org by August 17 or 651-582-8471.
Also, a related webinar is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. Friday, August 11. At least 30 minutes before the webinar start time, go to https://mde.webex.com/mde/onstage/g.php?MTID=ed051faf8abe03f5dd8df61d78073fc13 for access. (The webinar event number is 807 199 138. No password is required. Also, no call-in is necessary for this webinar. You will listen through your computer. Please make sure your volume is turned up.)