The Minnesota Department of Education manages and processes state and federal grant awards to school districts, higher education organization, other educational entities, as well as community-based and nonprofit organizations.

Competitive Grants

Visit the new competitive grant opportunities page for a list of grant opportunities posted after July 1, 2019.

Information on competitive grants that were started before June 30, 2019, is still available on the Electronic Grants Management Directory (EGMS). The EGMS website now contains current and new formula grants and only an archive of competitive grant documents posted prior to June 30, 2019.

Frequently Asked Questions

If you have any questions about competitive or legislatively named grants, please review our frequently asked questions page.

Procedures for Grantees

If you have any questions about the processes and procedures if you have a grant, please visit our procedures for grantees page.

Yearly Calendar

A general timeline of events is available as a yearly calendar. The events are organized by how they relate to the state fiscal years.