FY24 and FY25: Genocide Education

The purpose of this competitive grant program is to support teaching and learning related to the history of genocide. As stated in Chapter 98 of the Acts of 2021, “Every school district shall, for the purpose of educating middle and high school students, provide instruction on the history of genocide consistent with the content standards articulated in the history and social science curriculum framework.”

This grant supports LEAs to develop and/or select curriculum materials, implement professional development, and design other enriching learning experiences intended to further secondary students’ understanding of the history and patterns of genocide. Districts may propose to collaborate with vendors to support this work.


Funder:Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

Due Date:December 15, 2023

Max Award:$60,000

Min Award:$20,000

Match/Cost Share:None