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Dual Training Grant Request for Application

Application OPEN! Deadline for submission is May 8th

Grant applications are available each spring for approximately $2 Million in Dual Training Grant funds. If you are interested in applying for this grant, please plan accordingly for an upcoming grant round.

Application Steps

Step 1: Have or will have a dual-training program in at least one MN Dual-Training Pipeline occupation during the upcoming year. OHE highly encourages potential applicants to contact MN Dual-Training Pipeline staff for assistance in establishing, reviewing, and updating dual-training programs.
Step 2: Establish a partnership with one or more qualified related instruction training provider(s) through a competitive bidding process. Additional training providers cannot be added after the application deadline.
Step 3: Carefully read the Request for Application document.
Step 4: Complete the online application form summarizing the dual-training program.
Step 5: Complete all supporting application materials.
Step 6: Verify that all materials have been submitted by the deadline.

Application Timeline: Round 9

2020 Request for Application OPEN: March 23rd
2020 Request for Application CLOSE: May 8th
2020 Award Notices ISSUED: June 15th

Application Writing Seminars

Whether you are brainstorming or already administering a dual-training program, you are welcome to join the Office of Higher Education in drafting your application for the Dual Training Grant. Potential grant applicants for Round 9 will go step-by-step through the application process. Grant and program staff will guide attendees through the online application, selecting related instruction training providers, mapping on-the-job training, and writing a letter describing their dual-training model. The workshops are intended for attendees who already know the basics about the Dual Training Grant and attending a workshop does not mean you must apply for the grant. The workshops are meant to support you in the application process, if you choose to apply. Join us for 2 hours of all things Dual Training Grant Application!

Registration is Available Here

Thursday, April 9th, 2020
9:00AM to 11:00AM

2020 Application Documents

Dual Training Grant Online Application is HERE

Support Documents


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