Race to the Top Fund Phase 3

Grant

Award

  • Award Min: $12,500,000.00
  • Award Max: $49,000,000.00
  • Quantity: Unknown

Timing

  • Deadline: Dec 16, 2011

Eligibility:
States that were finalists, but did not receive grant awards, in the 2010 Race to the Top Phase 2 competition are eligible to receive Race to the Top Phase 3 awards. Therefore, only the States of Arizona, California, Colorado, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and South Carolina are eligible to apply for Race to the Top Phase 3 awards.

Purpose:
The Race To The Top Program, The Largest Competitive Education Grant Program In U.S. History, Is Designed To Provide Incentives To States To Implement System-changing Reforms That Result In Improved Student Achievement, Narrowed Achievement Gaps, And Increased High School Graduation And College Enrollment Rates.

Additional Info:
DATES: Applications Available: November 16, 2011. Date of Meetings for Prospective Applicants: November 16, 2011. Deadline for Transmittal of Part I Applications: November 22, 2011, 4:30:00 p.m., Washington, DC time. Deadline for Transmittal of Part II Applications: December 16, 2011, 4:30:00 p.m., Washington, DC time. Meredith Farace, Implementation and Support Unit, U.S. Department of Education, 400 Maryland Avenue SW.,room 7E208, Washington, DC 20202-0200. Telephone: (202) 453-6690 or by email: phase3comments@ed.gov. If you use a TDD, call the FRS, toll free, at 1-(800) 877-8339.