Statewide Systems Grant
(Updated Aug 7, 2009)
Program Description: The ARRA makes available $250 million for competitive statewide data systems grants for states.
Funding: $250 million is available nationwide.
Application Process: The U.S. Department of Education has released the request for applications. Application information is available at:
Timeline: The deadline for submitting a grant application is November 19, 2009.
Jan Steppe, 651-582-8686
Saving on College Costs!
Learn more about how your child can take college level courses while still in high school, save money on tuition -- and be better prepared for some form of higher education. The Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) and the Center for School Change (CSC) are offering FREE, 30-minute webinars on June 6 and June 19, that will explain how. Some of the information (via you-tube videos) is available in Arabic, Hmong, Karen, Somali and Spanish, as well as English. Find more information on the MDE website.