MPS Funds & Awards

AchieveMpls supports Minneapolis Public Schools (MPS) by securing major grants for district priorities, managing MPS school and department funds and administering mini-grants and scholarships for teachers, classrooms and students.

MPS School and Department Funds

ABOUT MPS FUNDS

In collaboration with Minneapolis Public Schools, AchieveMpls manages over $1 million in funds that benefit MPS schools, students, staff and classrooms. AchieveMpls takes no fees to manage these funds. 

DONORS: SUPPORT A SCHOOL FUND

Make a gift to a specific MPS school, fund or department.

MPS STAFF: ACCESS YOUR SCHOOL FUND

Get more information about accessing your school fund, making deposits and requesting payments. 

MPS Mini-Grants for Staff and Classrooms

ABOUT MINI-GRANTS

Grants are available from AchieveMpls and partner organizations for MPS teachers and staff that support professional development opportunities, classroom activities and field trip transportation.

FAQs and Applications

Learn about grant opportunities and how you can apply for funds. 

MPS College Scholarships

ABOUT SCHOLARSHIPS

In 2017-18, AchieveMpls administered and awarded 92 college scholarships totaling over $170,000 for MPS students to pursue post-secondary education.

 

 

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS

Contact your school's Career & College Center (CCC) or counseling office for detailed information and to apply.

RENEWABLE SCHOLARSHIPS

If you received a scholarship that can be renewed, contact Angel Jennings at 612-455-1560 for more information.