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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 clients for entry level employment; (2) assist employed clients receiving subsidies or supportive services to advance toward higher employment and self-sufficiency; and (3) divert CalWORKs eligible clients 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 clients in each county.
Other
Eligibility
Considerations
Not applicable
Eligible
Grade Level(s)
Not applicable
Eligible
Age Level(s)
16, 17, 18, Adult

Funding

Legal
Authority
Budget Item 6110-156-0001 (provision 4) and 6110-105-0001 (prov 3)
Source / Type State / Apportionment
State Fiscal Year 2009-10
SACS Resource/
Revenue Codes
0000 / 8311, 8590
Total Available $9,743,719
Recipient
Amount
varies
Match
Requirement
No
Allocation Formula Funding to local adult education and ROCPs is based on number of CalWORKs clients served.

Important Dates

Date
Application
Available
July 5, 2010
Due Date September 16, 2010
Expected
Notification Date
February 3, 2011

Additional Information

Application http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r17/cworks09rfa.asp
Background http://www.cde.ca.gov/ci/ct/rp/index.asp
Fiscal Unavailable
Funding Resultshttp://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r17/cworks09result.asp
Other Unavailable

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: February 2, 2011

California Department of Education
1430 N Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

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