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CalWORKs: California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids

NOTE: The application due date for this program has passed.

CalWORKs funding is only for adult schools and regional occupational centers and programs (ROCPs). It provides education and training to: (1) prepare CalWORKs eligible recipients for entry level employment; (2) assist employed recipients receiving subsidies or supportive services to advance toward higher employment and self-sufficiency; and (3) divert CalWORKs eligible recipients into short-term education and training programs leading to employment.

Eligibility

Eligible
Applicants
Local educational agencies
Required
Eligibility
Criteria
Funding is restricted to public school adult education programs and regional occupational centers and programs that serve welfare recipients. Funding is allocated to counties based on the number of CalWORKs recipients in each county.
Other
Eligibility
Considerations
Not applicable
Eligible
Grade Level(s)
Adult
Eligible
Age Level(s)
Not applicable

Funding

Legal
Authority
Budget Item 6110-156-0001 (3) and 6110-105-0001 prov 5
Source / Type State / Apportionment
State Fiscal Year 2008-09
SACS Resource/
Revenue Codes
6350, 6390 / 8311
Total Available $9,900,000
Recipient
Amount
varies
Match
Requirement
No
Allocation Formula Funding is based on the number of CalWORKs clients and is distributed through the normal apportionment process.

Important Dates

Date
Application
Available
November 17, 2008
Due Date February 15, 2009
Expected
Notification Date
March 16, 2009

Additional Information

Application http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r17/cworks08rfa.asp
Background Unavailable
Fiscal Unavailable
Other Resource code for Adult Education is 6390 Fund 11. For the ROCPs it is 6350 Fund 01.

Contacts

Program Julie Wible
Phone : 916-323-5759
E-mail : jwible@cde.ca.gov
Fiscal Julie Wible
Phone : 916-323-5759
E-mail : jwible@cde.ca.gov
Division Career & College Transition Division
Phone : 916-322-5050
Fax : 916-323-2597

Last Modified: December 16, 2010

California Department of Education
1430 N Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

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