Education/Workforce Development Grants


Education/Workforce Development grants for innovators in the area of career and technical education that would like to create or improve a program that allows students to explore STEM related disciplines are available through SD EPSCoR.

SD EPSCoR will grant approximately $170,000 for applications submitted by school districts and educational service providers in South Dakota.

Download the application here

Proposals for SD EPSCoR funds through the Department of Education aim to increase the number of STEM graduates skilled in informatics and biosciences at all levels by partnering industry with K-12 education and research activities to meet the growing workforce needs of South Dakota.

All proposals must be submitted electronically to by 5 p.m. (CST) on Tuesday, November 21, 2017.

Questions can be directed to Jane Gubrud at or 605-295-1892.