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School violence prevention grant, mental health resources available

The 2020 Bureau of Justice Assistance Preventing School Violence grant is open until June 9. Click here to access grant information. Eligible applicants may apply under one or more of the following areas: Train school personnel and educate students on … Continue reading

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Session Daily: MSBA advocates for additional school safety grant funding

By Rachel Kats, Session Daily In response to a wave of school shootings, the 2018 Legislature appropriated $25 million to fund a school safety grant program. The response from school districts was overwhelming, with application requests exceeding available funds by … Continue reading

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Applications for school safety grants open on August 29

This summer, $25 million in grants to improve school safety will be available for school districts and charter schools through the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE). Gov. Mark Dayton and the 2018 Legislature passed school safety grants this spring, to … Continue reading

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Instructions coming soon for school safety grant opportunity

The instructions for the school safety grant opportunity will be available on Monday, July 16, on the Minnesota Department of Education’s (MDE) Grants Page. Grants may be used to predesign, design, construct, furnish, and equip school facilities for improvements related … Continue reading

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School safety grant applications available in mid-July

Source: Minnesota Department of Education Gov. Mark Dayton signed school safety grants into law at the end of the 2018 legislative session. Applications for these grants will be available in mid-July, with applications accepted at the end of August. More … Continue reading

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