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 The School Safety Grant Program (SSGP)

This Grant is no longer accepting applications (Deadline: September 29, 2023).


The School Safety Grant Program (SSGP) is a non-competitive, State-funded capital improvement grant program designed for local school systems located within the State of Maryland; as well as for the Maryland School for the Blind (MSB).

Established by legislation in c​alendar year 2018 through the enactment of HB 1783, the SSGP provides grants to fund school safety and security improvements projects. The Maryland Center for School Safety (MCSS), in collaboration with the Interagency Commission for School Construction (IAC), will again administer the SSGP in FY2023.

Eligible to Apply​

  • Local School Systems
  • Maryland School for the Blind

​Grant Documents​​ (Pre-award)​
​Additional Forms (Post-award)​
​-Quarterly Progress Report Form​​
-​FY2024 SSGP Application Form​​
-Final Project Report Form​​​
-FY2024 SSGP Project Request Form​​​
-​Invoice Template​

-​​​Grant Reallo​cation Request Form​​​

For FAQ please visit the Grants home page.

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