New York State Education Department (NYSED)
03/17/21 5:00 PM
Grants to New York school districts and nonprofit organizations to benefit students. Nonprofit applicants must finalize required registrations prior to submitting an application. Applicants are required to submit a letter of intent prior to a full application. Funding is intended to provide extended school day activities and for programs that address school violence prevention.
Funds will be allocated to each geographic area as follows: 40% to New York City; 10% to the big four cities of Buffalo, Rochester, Syracuse, and Yonkers; and 50% to the Rest of the State, including at least 15% guaranteed to High Needs Rural Applicants. If there are not enough High Needs Rural applications meeting the scoring threshold outlined in the RFP, the portion of the guaranteed 15 percent not used would revert to the overall Rest of the State.
GrantWatch ID#: 164594
Each application may include a request for an annual grant award of a maximum of $350,000. Agencies applying for multiple grants will be limited to a maximum annual award of $1,200,000. This includes agency membership as a partnering agency or as a partner in consortia projects.
The grant period is five years, from July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2026. Funding beyond Year One will be contingent upon the State Legislature’s continued appropriation of funds.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
In addition to the electronic submission, please mail the appropriate documents and attachments postmarked by March 10, 2021 to:
New York State Education Department
Student Support Services
Attn: 2021-2026 ESD/SVP Grant Application
89 Washington Avenue
Room EB 318M
Albany, NY 12234
Submit questions to:
Program: Raffaele Iorio
Fiscal: Thomas McBride
M/WBE: Brian Hackett
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