Grant programs provide the services necessary to maintain and advance the employment of persons with severe disabilities throughout Minnesota. This is the information grantees need to apply for and operate grants.


Application Period

Applications are currently being accepted for grants beginning July 1, 2016.


Application Forms

Applications must be submitted using the forms listed below. Detailed instructions are available, as well as sample documents.

Extended Employment:

Individualized Placement Services (IPS) and Independent Living (IL):

Cover Sheet:

Attachment A: Work Plan:

Attachment B: Budget and Budget Narrative

Attachment C: Cost Allocation Plan – Word or Excel

Attachment D: Attestation Statement:

  • IPS (All Grants)
  • IL (All Grants)

Example Documents for non-EE Grants

Financial Reconciliation

As per Minnesota Department of Administration’s Office of Grants Management, state agencies must conduct a financial reconciliation of grantees’ expenditures at least once during the grant period on grants of over $50,000.