Lacrosse Opportunities Grant Program FY2024


The State of Maryland is committed to helping Local Education Agencies (LEAs) and nonprofits maximize opportunities for minority students to participate in lacrosse in their communities. The Lacrosse Opportunities Program Grant funds programs to develop and provide comprehensive education and training in the sport of Lacrosse.

When will the application be open?

This Grant Information Guide was released on Thursday, August 24, 2023.

Application Submission Date

Friday, October 13, 2023.. No later than 5:00 p.m. EST

Customer Service Support Sessions

The MSDE will hold customer service support sessions for interested applicants. During these sessions, MSDE personnel will review what applicants need to get started, the program requirements, as well as a walk-through of the application. To attend a virtual session, please see the dates and times at the link below:

Customer Service Support Session 1

Tuesday, August 29, 2023 
10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Customer Service Support Session 2

Wednesday, August 30, 2023
2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Customer Service Support Session 3

Tuesday, September 5, 2023
10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Google Meet joining info

Video call link
 Or dial: (US) +1 385-347-0612 (Pin 656 767 402#)


If you have questions about the application or the process, please contact the Program Manager:

R. Andrew Warner
Executive Director
Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association (MPSSAA)
(410) 767-0555

A list of frequently asked questions (FAQ) and answers will be posted to the MSDE website following the customer support sessions.