Montana's Legislature passed HB 601 to provide funds to school districts to support school safety professional development. The OPI will administer school safety grant funds, and schools will be able to apply for school safety grant funds for 2020 beginning at 8am on November 18, 2019.

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How to apply for and complete the school safety professional development grant:



  • Beginning at 8am on November 18, 2019, return to this page to submit the completed application and budget form. The submission process will be simple, and instructions will be provided.



Contact Tammy Lysons if you have any questions about the grant or the process for submission. 



All FY 2020 funds have been awarded at this time.
Please check back in the spring regarding applications for FY 2021 funds.