SPRING 2019 GRANT APPLICATION
Deadline: 4 p.m., Friday, April 5, 2019
Classroom, Education Support Professional, and Higher Education Faculty Professional Development Grants

Questions to Ask Yourself Before Applying

Classroom and Education Support Professionals Professional Development Grants

  • Am I an active, dues-paying member of Education Minnesota?
  • Will the professional development I am seeking help me improve my job performance?
  • Will I be able to participate in the professional development opportunity and share the learnings with my colleagues?
  • Have I discussed the grant proposal with my local union's president and received their support should the project be funded?

Higher Education Faculty Professional Development Grants
  • Am I an active, dues-paying member of Education Minnesota?
  • Do I have a reasonable expectation of being in a position to manage a project during the next school year?
  • Do I have information that leads me to believe that the project I am considering will improve student achievement?
  • Does my project idea address the needs of diverse or students at risk of failure?
  • Do I have partners with whom I can plan and implement this project?
  • Am I willing to share my learnings from this project with other educators?
  • Have I discussed the grant proposal with my local union's president and received their support should the project be funded?

If you answered “yes” to these questions and you did not request reimbursement of the $5 assessment to the Foundation, you should feel confident that the Foundation will give your project serious consideration.

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