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Sheff Interdistrict Magnet Summer School Grant

Grants to Hartford, Connecticut K-12 Schools for
Academic, Social Enrichment Summer Programs

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Connecticut State Department of Education

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01/22/16 3:00 PM


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Grants of up to $80,000 to Hartford, Connecticut interdistrict magnet schools for summer academic programs. December 9 is the deadline to register for the December 14 bidders' conference. Eligible programs provide academic assistance to students, encourage parental engagement, and stimulate students' social and emotional development.

Interdistrict magnet schools in the Sheff region supported by the state to meet the Sheff desegregation goals are eligible to receive funding for the following activities that include, but are not limited to:

- Bilingual academic services for English language learners;
- Credit recovery for high school students;
- Postsecondary education preparation;
- Supplemental English/reading, math and/or science classes/programs for struggling student;
- Parental engagement; and
- Social/emotional development activities.

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GrantWatch ID#: 165115

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Estimated Size of Grant:

Each school will be provided with grants of up to $80,000 depending on the number of students enrolled for the summer program.

Term of Contract:

July 1, 2016 - August 19, 2016.

The End of Year Report for the program is due on Friday, August 26, 2016.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

- Operate as an interdistrict magnet school in the Sheff region supported by the state to meet the Sheff desegregation goals.

Pre-proposal Conference:

The CSDE will hold a bidders’ conference on Monday, December 14, 2015, from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM at the CSDE, 165 Capitol Avenue, Room 307, Hartford, Connecticut.

To register, please e-mail Sonya Efianayi at by December 9, 2015.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Dr. Yemi Onibokun
Phone: (860) 713-6575

Please use regular mail or hand deliver the original application to:

Sonya Efianayi
Connecticut State Department of Education
Sheff Office
165 Capitol Avenue, Room 227
Hartford, Connecticut 06106

An electronic copy of the completed grant application must also be e-mailed to Sonya Efianayi at

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