Quality Schools Planning Grants
The Pass Creek School in Gallatin County
NOTICE!! The 2015 Biennium Quality Schools Planning Grant application cycle has been extended! Planning grant applications will be accepted beginning July 3rd, 2013 through 5:00 PM on September 6th, 2013. All applications must be postmarked, hand delivered or submitted via email by 5:00 PM on or before September 6th, 2013 or they will not be considered for funding.
Quality Schools planning grant funds are awarded on a competitive basis. Planning grant funds may be awarded in dollar amounts up to $25,000 and require a 1:4 match; for every $4 in grant funds awarded, the grantee must provide $1.
The Department will review all complete planning grant applications submitted on or before September 6th, 2013 deadline, and evaluate the extent to which each proposed planning project relates to the criteria set forth in the Quality Schools Facility Grant Program statute [§90-6-811, MCA, as modified by HB 15 (Chapter 325, Laws 2013)], giving preference to planning for projects involving repairs to existing facilities over projects involving construction of new facilities.
If you have questions regarding this grant opportunity, please contact Planning Bureau staff at (406) 841-2770 or via email at DOCqualityschools@mt.gov.
- Draw Down Request
- Progress Report
- Planning Completion Report
- Planning Grant Contract Documents
- Preliminary Architectural Report (PAR) Guide
- Preliminary Engineering Report (PER) Guide