The North Dakota Legislative Assembly appropriated funding for the North Dakota Department of Public Instruction (NDDPI) to continue to support professional development for North Dakota Advanced Placement (AP) instructors. This is an opportunity for the NDDPI to offer high-quality professional development for AP instructors by attending an AP Summer Institute (APSI).

The NDDPI will award selected instructors' reimbursement for their registration and travel costs to attend one of the College Board-sponsored or NMSI APSI trainings targeted in the following curricular areas:

  • AP English Language and Composition
  • AP Biology
  • AP English Literature and Composition
  • AP Chemistry
  • AP English Seminar
  • AP Environmental Science
Math and Computer Science
  • AP Physics C: Electricity & Magnetism
  • AP Calculus AB
  • AP Physics C: Mechanics
  • AP Calculus BC
  • AP Physics 1
  • AP Computer Science A
  • AP Physics 2
  • AP Computer Science Principles
  • AP Statistics
  • AP Research
  • AP Pre-Calculus
  • AP Seminar

Please review the APSI application guidance. If you are interested in applying for this opportunity, please complete the APSI Application.

Instructors may select a College Board APSI

APSI applications are accepted and reviewed in the spring of each year while funds for the current biennium are still available. The application due date is May 17, 2024. Applications are processed on a first-come-first-served basis.

Submit applications to the Office of Academic Support or fax it to (701) 328-0203.


Each instructor will be reimbursed on the actual cost of registration and travel expenses not to exceed $2,500. Receipts are required. 

Funding Periods:

Round 1: June 1-30, 2024

Round 2: July 1-August 1, 2024