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21st Century Community Learning Centers (CCLC) Grant

Grants to Virginia Schools, Nonprofits, For-Profits, and
IHEs for Out-of-School Academic Enrichment Programs

Agency Type:

State

Funding Source:

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Virginia Department of Education (VDOE)

Conf. Date:

03/09/20

Deadline Date:

05/01/20 4:00 PM Receipt

Description:

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Grants to Virginia schools, nonprofit, faith-based, and for-profit organizations, and IHEs for after-hours academic enrichment opportunities. Funding is intended to support programs that help students meet standards in core academic subjects, such as reading and mathematics; offer enrichment activities that complement regular academic programs; and offer literacy and other educational services to the families of participating children. Special emphasis is placed on programs serving low-performing schools, and schools with a high-poverty student body.

Applicants must consult extensively with parents, community organizations, businesses, arts and cultural organizations, and other youth development agencies to develop 21st CCLC proposals. VDOE will give priority to applications that meet any or all of the following criteria:

  • Joint applications between at least one school division and at least one public or private community organization;
  • Propose to serve students in schools that either are Priority Schools, Conditionally Accredited Reconstituted or Accreditation Denied for the current school year;
  • Proposals to serve students in middle or high schools; or
  • Proposals to serve students who attend schools with free and reduced-price lunch eligibility of 75 percent or greater.

For information about eligible expenses, see Page 4 of the Handbook in Supporting Documents, below.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 179776

Term of Contract:

Virginia’s 21st CCLC grant is a three-year grant. The initial award period is for one year. Grantees will be required to submit an annual application for second- and third-year continuation awards contingent upon the VDOE’s determination that the grantee has made substantial progress toward meeting the objectives set forth in the approved application, the availability of federal funds, and operation of the grant program as submitted in the application.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Applicants eligible to submit a proposal for this competition are school divisions, nonprofit agencies, city or county government agencies, faith-based organizations, institutions of higher education, and for-profit corporations.

For information about unallowable expenditures, see Page 6 of the Handbook in Supporting Documents, below.

Pre-proposal Conference:

Technical assistance workshops are scheduled as outlined below:

Tuesday, March 3, 2020, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
The Hotel Roanoke & Conference Center
110 Shenandoah Ave NW
Roanoke, Virginia 24016

Wednesday, March 4, 2020, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Workforce Development and Conference Center
J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College
Richmond, Virginia 23228

Monday, March 9, 2020, 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
The Founders Inn
5641 Indian River Road
Virginia Beach, Virginia 23464

The registration form is included Supporting Documents, below. School divisions and eligible organizations interested in attending one of the workshops should submit a registration form no later than Friday, February 21, 2020.

Pre-Application Information:

Applications for 21st CCLC competitive grant funds must be received by 4 p.m. on Friday, May 1, 2020.

All first year grantee will participate in an on-site monitoring visit. On-site visits for grantees in the second or third year of the grant award will be determined through a risk assessment conducted by the VDOE 21st CCLC team.

Contact Information:

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

For additional guidelines, documents, and the application, please email: 21stcclc@doe.virginia.gov

Email completed application to the email address above.

Or mail, overnight carrier, or hand deliver to:
Ms. Marsha Granderson, Title IV Coordinator
Office of ESEA Programs
Virginia Department of Education
James Monroe Building, 23rd Floor
101 North 14th Street
Richmond, Virginia 23219

Direct questions to:
Ms. Marsha Granderson
(804) 786-1993
Marsha.Granderson@doe.virginia.gov

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