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Funding Opportunities

Funding Opportunities for Spring 2023

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The Student Services/Prevention and Wellness Team provides for resourceful funding opportunities. Listed below are grants currently available. For specific information on grant timeline, eligibility, contacts, and other requirements, please visit each grant webpage below.

new Opioid Prevention Grant Competition

The Department of Public Instruction’s (DPI) Student Services/Prevention and Wellness (SSPW) Team is pleased to announce the 2023-24 Opioid Prevention Grant Competition.

This funding originates from the Opioid Settlement Funds awarded to the Department of Health Services (DHS). The purpose of this funding is to support new or existing substance use prevention programs that are supplemented with knowledge and skills specific to opioid prevention and unintentional fentanyl exposure.

This one-time funding will allow Wisconsin public school districts, private schools and independent (2x or 2r) charter schools to apply in the following funding categories:

  • Applicants with less than 1,000 students are eligible for up to $5,000
  • Applicants with 1000-2,999 students are eligible for up to $10,000
  • Applicants with 3000 or more students are eligible for up to $15,000

All grants submitted by 4:00 p.m. on May 19, 2023, will be reviewed. The application, guidelines, and a recorded grant writer’s webinar can be found on the Opioid Prevention Grant website.

For information about the Opioid Prevention Grant, please contact

For other grant opportunities from DPI, visit the Competitive Grant Inventory webpage