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2009-2010 Planning Grant and Dissemination Grant
By: Greg Olszta
December 01, 2009

The Public School Academy Program has posted the attached grant announcements for the 2009-2010 Planning Grant and Dissemination Grant on its website at: All applications must be received through the Michigan Electronic Grants System (MEGS). Details are contained in the attached documents and on the website.

Application windows are open December 1, 2009 through January 21, 2010 to receive applications for both the Planning and the Dissemination Grant Programs. Other deadlines for the Planning Grant must be met in order for an application to be considered. Details are contained in the announcements.

Also planned is a public meeting for potential applicants to occur:
Friday, December 18, 2009
Wayne Regional Education Service Agency (RESA)
Annex Building-Room #1
33500 Van Born Road (within the Wayne RESA complex, also at 5454 Venoy Road)
Wayne, Michigan

* 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM Planning & Implementation Grant
* 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Dissemination Grant

See additional detail in the attached memorandum describing the planned meeting. Persons wishing to attend should send an email to Sandra Croom at: by the end of the business day Wednesday, December 16, 2009. Provide the name of the persons to attend, organization or school name, and contact telephone number for each person attending.

Please assist in getting this information out to potential applicants.

Regards, Greg Olszta
Public School Academy Program
Office of Education Improvement & Innovation
Michigan Department of Education
608 W. Allegan, St.
4th Floor
Lansing Michigan 48909
Phone: 517-241-4715
Fax: 517-241-0247
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