Behavioral Health Grant FY 2024


Under this grant program, MSDE is inviting LEAs to apply for funding for initiatives that develop training for school staff to support student behavioral health concerns. Monies will be allocated to LEAs who apply for funding to coordinate, support, and expand existing behavioral health services and referral procedures for behavioral health services within the LEA.

When will the application be open?

This application for participation was released on Thursday, March 7, 2024.

Application Submission Date

Friday, April 12, 2024. No later than 5:00 pm EST.

Customer Service Support Sessions

MSDE will hold two customer service support sessions for interested applicants. During these sessions, MSDE personnel will review what applicants need to get started, the program requirements, as well as a walk-through of the application.

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

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10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

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If you have questions about the application or the process, please contact the Program Manager:

Mary L. Gable
Assistant State Superintendent, Division of Student Support, Academic Enrichment and Educational Policy
Office: (410) 767-0472

A list of frequently asked questions (FAQ) and answers will be posted to the MSDE website following customer service support sessions.


Grant Information Guide (PDF)

Application for Participation (PDF)

Application for Participation (Word)