District of Columbia Office of the Deputy Mayor for Education (DME) - Office of Out of School Time Grants and Youth Outcomes (OST), and Learn24
12/06/21 5:00 PM EST
Grants of up to $25,000 to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations for summer programming for children and youth that encourage youth development. Priority is given to programs that serve at-risk youth. Funding is intended for positive youth programs that will help children and youth develop into productive members of society.
The Summer Strong Small Nonprofit 2022 Out of School Time RFA invites high-performing, fiscally responsible, nonprofits that focus on youth development and serve school age children and youth with summer programs to apply. Organizations applying must serve youth with a positive youth development approach. Grant funds may only be used to serve children and youth who reside in the District of Columbia. For this RFA, the term youth will be used to describe both children and youth.
Summer programs have been shown to support academic recovery and reduce summer learning loss. The typical summer learning loss experienced in a regular year can often be reduced through participation in a summer program, especially when that program focuses on an academic area the youth enjoy. This summer OST programs are more important than ever and will provide both social-emotional learning (SEL) and academic support. The continued impacts of COVID have exacerbated the need to provide support and academic recovery for youth most at-risk.
For the purposes of this RFA, summer programming is defined as a structured, supervised learning, and youth development opportunity offered to a distinct group of District youth during the summer months for a minimum of 5 hours per day, 5 days a week, for 5 consecutive weeks.
GrantWatch ID#: 184484
Applicants may request up to $25,000.
The grant period is from May 2, 2022 through August 27, 2022.
Summer programming must take place for a minimum of 5 continuous weeks between June 13, 2022, and August 27, 2022. Programming may occur at any time during the program period to meet the minimum dosage, but the weeks of programming must be continuous.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply online: https://dcgov.seamlessdocs.com/f/Summer_Strong_Small_Nonprofit_2022_RFA
Questions regarding the RFA must be submitted via email to Summer2022RFA@dc.gov.
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