Congressionally Directed Spending Requests Application - FY 2025

Senator Klobuchar is accepting congressionally directed spending (CDS) requests for Minnesota-based projects for Fiscal Year 2025. 

Please use the link below to submit an application.  Requests must be submitted via electronic application by 5:00 p.m. Central Time, Friday, April 26, 2024.

Any CDS request that Senator Klobuchar submits to the Senate Appropriations Committee must comply with Senate Rule XLIV.

Disclaimer: The purpose of the application is to identify high-impact projects in Minnesota that can reach completion with assistance from the federal government. For-profit entities are not eligible to receive congressionally directed spending.  There are no guarantees that CDS requests will be funded.

Eligible Accounts: All but three of the twelve Senate appropriations committees accept CDS requests. Of these, each committee identifies certain program accounts for which CDS projects are eligible to apply.

To learn more about whether your project is eligible, a list of accounts is available here.

Submission of this application should not be construed as a guarantee that funding will be requested or awarded.

CLICK HERE to access the application portal and submit your application.  

As noted, above, all CDS requests must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. CT, Friday, April 26, 2024. 

Please direct all questions regarding Senator Klobuchar’s CDS request process to

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CDS FY25 Guidance.pdf