NE: 21st Century Community Learning Center (CCLC) Grant

Grant

  • Type: Federal
  • Category: Competitive
  • Source: Nebraska Department of Education

Award

  • Award Min: Not Stated
  • Award Max: Not Stated
  • Quantity: Not Stated

Timing

  • Deadline: Feb 01, 2018
  • Funding Available: $1,500,000.00
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Eligibility:
Public and private organizations which include, but are not limited to: public school districts and private schools (LEAs), community-based organizations (CBOs), non-profit agencies, city or county government agencies, faith-based organizations (FBOs), institutions of higher education, and for-profit corporations. A consortium of two or more such agencies, organizations, or entities is also eligible. It is required that eligible organizations collaborate with schools when applying for funds.

Purpose:
This federally-funded competitive grant program supports the establishment of community learning centers offering expanded learning opportunities in out-of-school time. The goals for the centers are to 1) improve overall student success and learning performance in one or more academic areas, through academic support and enrichment activities, 2) increase student social benefits and positive behavioral changes, and 3) increase active and meaningful family and community engagement in supporting students education.

Additional Info:
For additional information, contact Jan Handa at 402-471-0876 or email jan.handa@nebraska.gov