UMN FY 2025 Federal Appropriations Process Kicks Off

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September 2023 marks the kickoff of the University’s FY 2025 Appropriations Process where the University seeks promising projects or ideas to be submitted to members of Minnesota’s Congressional delegation, who are often willing to champion requests on behalf of the University of Minnesota for increased funding for and/or guidance to federal funding agencies through Congress’ annual appropriations process.

For more information about the U’s process and a chance to ask questions, please join our Appropriations Webinar on Wednesday, September 13, 2023 at 10 a.m. Central Time. Please join the webinar that day (no pre-registration required). A subsequent recording and presentation deck will be made available, and specific details about the FY 2025 process will be released on September 18 at

If you need federal relations support, contact Amy Kircher (, who is serving as the interim director of Federal Relations.

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