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The BEST Grant Process & Beyond

Listed below, you'll find information regarding the BEST Grant process and additional resources to meet all of your capital costruction needs.

Steps to Take Before Applying for a BEST Grant

Planning is an essential component of a BEST grant. Here are several tools to help guide you through the planning process. Please refer to the BEST Grant Program FAQ for additional information.

For RFQ/P templates and assistance, please contact your Regional Program Manager.

The BEST Grant Application Process

Once a Grant Application is Awarded

All public schools in the State of Colorado are required to obtain permits and inspections through a State permitting process. The Division of Fire Prevention and Control is the responsible agency for issuing public school permits. You can contact them by calling 303-239-4600 or clicking on the following link: Obtaining a Building Permit

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