The Grants Development Department

Our Purpose

Our purpose is to provide leadership, guidance, and support for Milwaukee Public Schools grant application projects.


  • Establish, implement, and coordinate a comprehensive plan for grants and resource development
  • Maintain an online clearinghouse/database for grant applications
  • Implement online approval procedure for grant applications
  • Identify and pursue funding sources and collaborations
  • Communicate unit goals, procedures, and outcomes to various publics
  • Provide professional development and technical assistance to system personnel to build capacity to seek funding
  • Secure new funding for district programs and projects