Skip to main content
California Department of Education Logo

California Mathematics and Science Partnership

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


Funding Description

The California Mathematics and Science Partnership (CaMSP) program seeks to establish partnerships to improve the academic achievement of students in mathematics and science. The focus is to create opportunities for enhanced and ongoing professional development for mathematics teachers (grade three through Algebra 1) and science teachers (grades three through eight).

Eligibility

Eligible Applicants Local educational agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria The essential partnership is between an eligible local educational agency (LEA) and eligible departments of institutions of higher education (IHE). County offices of education, individual schools, additional LEAs, IHEs, or other organizations concerned about mathematics and science education may also participate in the partnership. Only local educational agencies (LEAs) who meet the 40 percent free and reduced lunch criteria may apply as a lead partner for Cohort 8.
Other Eligibility Considerations The lead partner must be a "high-need LEA." The lead partner submits the application and accepts management and fiduciary responsibility for the partnership. The term "high-need LEA" refers to one that serves a student population where at least 40 percent of the students qualify for the National School Lunch Program. Eligible departments of IHEs are mathematics, science, engineering or any combination.
Eligible Grade Level(s) 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Eligible Age Level(s) Not applicable

Funding

Legal Authority No Child Left Behind Act of 2001, Title II, Part B, sections 2201-2203; Budget Item 6110-193-0890
Source / Type Federal / Grant
State Fiscal Year 2010-11
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 4050 / 8290
Total Available $25,000,000
Recipient Amount $1,000,000 maximum
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula Unavailable

Important Dates

Date Application Available April 5, 2010
Due Date September 15, 2010
Expected Notification Date December 1, 2010

Additional Information

Application 2010-11 Request for Applications [http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r12/camsp10rfa.asp]
Background California Mathematics and Science Partnership [http://www.cde.ca.gov/pd/ca/ma/camspintrod.asp]
Fiscal Unavailable
Other Unavailable

Contacts

Program Lisa Fassett, 916-323-4963, lfassett@cde.ca.gov
Fiscal Maxine Wheeler, 916-323-4746, mwheeler@cde.ca.gov
Division Professional Learning Support Division, 916-323-5847 (phone), 916-323-2833 (fax)
Last Modified: June 24, 2010

Share this Page

Related Content

Recently Posted in Funding


  • ASES Frontier Transportation Grant 2016-17 (added 09-Feb-2016)
    Intent to Award list for the ASES 2016-17 transportation grant.
  • Res-14: Prop 39 CCEJA (updated 08-Feb-2016)
    Proposition 39 - California Clean Energy Jobs Act program entitlements, apportionments, and letters detailing funding information for fiscal year 2014-15.
  • DSPT Funding Results FY 2015-16 (updated 08-Feb-2016)
    Direct Support Professional Training (DSPT) Funding Results.
  • Res-13: Prop 39 CCEJA (updated 08-Feb-2016)
    Proposition 39 - California Clean Energy Jobs Act program entitlements, apportionments, and letters detailing funding information for fiscal year 2013-14.
  • Res-16: TUPE Tier 1 Cohort L (added 08-Feb-2016)
    Intent to award for the Tobacco-Use Prevention Education Cohort L Tier 1 for fiscal year 2016-17.