Districts, Schools and Educators

Competitive Introduction to Teaching Concurrent Enrollment Grants Instruction Document – State Funding – FY20 and FY21

Funding is available for grants under the Postsecondary Education Options (PSEO) program to support programs that will increase and diversify the teacher workforce in the state of Minnesota. Eligible organizations may apply to develop Introduction to Teaching Concurrent Enrollment Programs that encourage secondary school students, especially American Indian and students of color, to pursue teaching. See the instructions for more information.

Total amount available: $356,250

Submit all required material to mde.compgrants@state.mn.us by September 27, 2019, 3:30 p.m. Central Time


Grant opportunity published: August 19, 2019

Question and Answer period closes: September 18, 2019

Completed applications due: September 27, 2019

Anticipated date of grantee announcement: End of October 2019

Anticipated date for the beginning of the grant: Beginning of December 2019

Required Grant Documentation

All documentation below is required for a complete grant.

Instruction Document

  • This document contains all the information you will need to complete this grant application, including our criteria for the grant, how to apply, and the selection process.

Grant Cover Sheet and Application

  • This is the official cover sheet and application. Please download and complete all fields. All completed applications must be sent to mde.compgrants@state.mn.us by September 27, 2019.


  • You must complete the budget document and submit it to us in an Excel format.

Question and Answers

Question and Answer Document

  • The question and answer period is now closed. This is a list of questions and answer that we received by the closing date.