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After School Education and Safety

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

Funding Description

The After School Education and Safety (ASES) Program is the result of the 2002 voter-approved initiative, Proposition 49. These programs are created through partnerships between schools and local community resources to provide literacy, academic enrichment and safe, constructive alternatives for students in kindergarten through ninth grade. Funding is designed to: (1) maintain existing before and after school program funding; and (2) provide eligibility to all elementary and middle schools that submit quality applications throughout California.


Eligible Applicants Local educational agencies, other organizations or agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria ASES programs at elementary and middle/junior high schools. Nonprofit organizations may apply, but the LEA or the public agency must agree to act as the fiscal agent of the grant.
Other Eligibility Considerations Not applicable
Eligible Grade Level(s) K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Eligible Age Level(s) Not applicable


Legal Authority Education Code sections 8482-8484.6; Budget Item Number 6110-649-0001
Source / Type State / Grant
State Fiscal Year 2010-11
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 6010 / 8590
Total Available $550,000,000
Recipient Amount Unavailable
Match Requirement Yes
Allocation Formula Elementary schools can receive a maximum amount of $112,500 and middle schools can receive a maximum amount of $150,000.

Important Dates

Date Application Available Unavailable
Due Date November 20, 2009
Expected Notification Date Unavailable

Additional Information

Application ASES RFA 2010-11 []
Background After School Education & Safety Program []
Fiscal Funding and Fiscal Management []
Other ASES Universal grant applications that were received in the past will not be used in any future grant award processes. The After School Programs Office will be releasing a new Request for Applications in the first half of the 201112 fiscal year. Agencies that wish to be considered for funding in 201213 must submit new applications.


Program After School Programs Office, 916-319-0923,
Fiscal After School Programs Office, 916-319-0923,
Division After School Division, 916-319-0923 (phone), 916-319-0221 (fax)
Last Modified: December 21, 2011

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