Race to the Top Fund Phase 3
|Source:||U.S Dept. Of Education|
|Program:||Race to the Top Fund Phase 3|
|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.|
|Quantity:||5 - 9|
|Period:||Up to 48 months.|
|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: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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