Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) - Office of Career and Technical Education
04/20/21 5:00 PM Receipt
Grants to Mississippi public school districts for career preparation programs. Interested applicants must complete required registrations prior to submitting a proposal. Priority will be given to applicants from rural areas, areas with disparities or gaps in performance, and areas with high numbers of CTE participants. The purpose of this program is to support the development and implementation of Career and Technical Education career academies that incorporate components of the National Career Academy Coalition’s National Standards of Practice (NCAC NSOPs).
The overall goal of the Perkins Reserve Grant is to make grants to eligible recipients for career and technical education activities that promote the development, implementation, and adoption of programs of study or career pathways aligned with State-identified high-skill, high-wage, or in-demand occupations or industries through career academies.
Expenditures Related to the Following Activities are Allowable:
GrantWatch ID#: 181661
This grant will be awarded in the amount of $48,000 for the project period.
A subgrant award for this RFP will be made available for the following project period: the date all parties sign the Grant Agreement through September 30, 2021, contingent upon the availability of continued funding.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Written questions concerning the RFP should be emailed to: Rozelia Harris at firstname.lastname@example.org
Ship Proposals to: Monique Corley, Director
(FedEx, UPS, etc.) Office of Procurement
Mississippi Department of Education
FY21 Perkins Reserve Grant RFP
359 North West Street
Jackson, MS 39201
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PLEASE NOTE: In person deliveries of proposals will not be accepted or considered for an award.
Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in the State of Mississippi, the Mississippi Department of Education will not accept hand/personal deliveries for advertised Invitation for Bids, Requests for Proposals, Applications, or Qualifications until further notice. However, please submit bids, proposals, applications, or qualifications via the shipping instructions in the solicitation or by electronic submission on or before the required deadline date to: RFXS@mdek12.org. The subject line must include the name of the solicitation for which you are applying.
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