Next Generation Scholars of Maryland FY24 Grant


Next Generation Scholars of Maryland Fiscal Year 2024 grant funds will be awarded to nonprofit organizations to provide guidance and services to cohort students who pre-qualify for the Guaranteed Access Grant in eligible school districts. Students are expected to successfully transition to college and continue to receive support in their first year of college.

When will the application be open?

Wednesday, June 14, 2023

Application Submission Date

Friday, July 14, 2023. No later than 5:00 p.m. EST.

Customer Service Support Sessions

MSDE will hold two customer service support sessions for interested applicants. During these sessions, MSDE personnel will provide an overview of the application process. The sessions will be held on:

Customer Service Support Session 1

Wednesday, June 21, 2023
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Video call link

Customer Service Support Session 2

Wednesday, June 28, 2023
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Video call link

MSDE staff will also be available to provide technical assistance throughout the grant application process. Contact Susan Spinnato at with questions related to the Next Generation Scholars of Maryland Grant Program.

This funding opportunity, including all attachments and updates, can be downloaded from the MSDE Office of Grants Administration and Compliance website.


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

Susan Spinnato
Program Manager for Teaching and Learning
(410) 767–0349

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