March 6, 2018



Limited Funding for Students With Significant Needs



The Office of Public Instruction is making available limited funding for the costs of students with significant

needs served by the public schools. The approval of the funding on each application is specific to the

request and justification for that request.


The following link provides an overview of the program, definition of eligible districts and eligible

students, allowable costs, definition of Priority I and Priority IA and Priority II, 2018 Application and Budget forms:



If you have questions, please contact Dale Kimmet, Division of Special Education, 406-444-0742, or e-mail at



Frank Podobnik


Division of Special Education