Office of Human Resources
Office of Information Technology
Office of Facilities and Operations
Office of School and Community Nutrition Programs
Office of Pupil Transportation and Emergency Management
Division of Financial Policy, Planning, Operations, and Strategy
Office of Equity Assurance and Compliance
Office of Procurement and Contract Management
Office of School Facilities
The purpose of the McKinney-Vento Education for Homeless Children and Youth Program Grant Information Guide and Application is to provide LEAs with clear, objective guidance for completing the Application for Participation for the McKinney-Vento Education for Homeless Children and Youth Program grant.
MSDE will hold three customer service sessions for all applicants. During the sessions, MSDE personnel will provide an overview of the new McKinney-Vento Education for Homeless Children and Youth Program application and the Blueprint Innovations Grant Opportunity, and give detailed guidance regarding the requirements, expectations, submission process, and scoring rubric, and provide an opportunity to ask questions. The sessions will be offered on:
Thursday, August 31, 20232:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.Video Call Link
Wednesday, September 6, 20239:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.Video Call Link
Thursday, September 14, 202311:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.Video Call Link
MSDE staff will also be available to provide technical assistance throughout the grant application process. Contact Patricia Julianelle at
email@example.com with questions related to the McKinney-Vento Education for Homeless Children and Youth Program grant.
This funding opportunity, including all attachments and updates, can be downloaded from the
MSDE Office of Grants Administration and Compliance website.