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Pacific Gas and Electric Company Academy Grant

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

These funds are earmarked specifically for distribution to CDE from the PG&E Corporation Foundation for the purpose of supporting California Partnership Academies in up to five school districts (located in PG&Es service territory) to facilitate the development of these Academies focused on green energy and utilities careers in collaboration with industry, secondary and post-secondary participants.

Eligibility

Eligible
Applicants
Local educational agencies
Required
Eligibility
Criteria
Grantees have been selected. The grantee is required to only use these funds for the development of the academy program as it relates to the New Energy Academies, Powered by the Pacific Gas and Electric Company partnership in preparation for implementation in the fall of 2010. The program must be developed in accordance with the provisions of California Education Code (EC) sections 54690 through 54697, the California Partnership Academies model.
Other
Eligibility
Considerations
The five Academies participating in this project agree to implement a specific sequence of career technical education courses focused on Green Energy and Utilities professions to begin fall 2010.
Eligible
Grade Level(s)
Not applicable
Eligible
Age Level(s)
Not applicable

Funding

Legal
Authority
Grant Agreement CNO88545. The Agreement is to ensure the continued growth and success of CDEs California Partnership Academies Model as established and described in California Education Code sections 54690-54697.
Source / Type Private / Grant
State Fiscal Year 2009-10
SACS Resource/
Revenue Codes
9010 / 8699
Total Available $125,000
Recipient
Amount
$25,000 Per Academy
Match
Requirement
No
Allocation Formula Unavailable

Important Dates

Date
Application
Available
Unavailable
Due Date July 1, 2009
Expected
Notification Date
July 15, 2009

Additional Information

Application Unavailable
Background http://www.cde.ca.gov/ci/gs/hs/cpagen.asp
Fiscal Unavailable
Other The academy team plus one administrator from each Academy is required to attend the California Partnership Academies New Academy Institute in the fall and additional trainings and workshops as determined by PG&E. These funds can be used for that purpose.

Contacts

Program Karen Shores, Education Programs Consultant
Phone : 916-319-0478
E-mail : kshores@cde.ca.gov
Fiscal Machelle Martin, Associate Governmental Program Analyst
Phone : 916-319-0473
E-mail : mamartin@cde.ca.gov
Division Career & College Transition Division
Phone : 916-319-0893
Fax : 916-319-0168

Last Modified: August 18, 2009

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