Skip to main content
California Department of Education Logo

Migrant Education School Readiness Program

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


Funding Description

This program is a home and/or center-based school readiness program that focuses on early childhood education, parent and child interactive literacy for migrant children and parents. The goal is preparing migrant children to be successful in school.

Eligibility

Eligible Applicants Local educational agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria Only established Regional Migrant Education regions funded through the California Department of Education are eligible to receive school readiness Migrant Early Start (MEES) funding for 2011-12. Funding will go to the 23 Migrant Education Regions.
Other Eligibility Considerations N/A
Eligible Grade Level(s) Pre-K, K, 1, 2
Eligible Age Level(s) 3, 4, 5, 6

Funding

Legal Authority The purpose of the Migrant Education program is to establish or improve education programs for migrant children in order to close the achievement gap and help them be successful in school. It is authorized under ESEA Title 1 Part C.
Source / Type Federal / Grant
State Fiscal Year 2011-12
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 3110 / 8290
Total Available $5,496,050
Recipient Amount $13,522 - $720,800
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula Based on the number of sites, parents, children served, and the number of identified migrant children ages 3-5 years old.

Important Dates

Date Application Available May 13, 2011
Due Date June 13, 2011
Expected Notification Date July 6, 2011

Additional Information

Application http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r23/srmees10rfa.asp
Background Migrant Education School Readiness Program [http://www.cde.ca.gov/sp/me/mt/mees.asp]
Fiscal Unavailable
Other Unavailable

Contacts

Program Gloria Guzmán-Walker, 916-323-4711, gguzman@cde.ca.gov
Fiscal Prakash Chand, 916-319-0624, pchand@cde.ca.gov
Division Professional Learning Support Division, 916-319-0851 (phone), 916-319-0139 (fax)
Last Modified: August 22, 2011
Related Content
Recently Posted in Funding
  • Request for Proposals (updated 17-Feb-2017)
    This request for proposal invites submissions from eligible bidders who can design, implement, and operate a large-scale, statewide professional development project that supports high performing literacy and basic skills adult education programs.
  • RFP-17 Adult Education Professional Development (DOC) (added 17-Feb-2017)
    Submissions from eligible bidders who can design, implement, and operate a large-scale, statewide professional development project that supports high performing literacy and basic skills adult education programs, as defined b
  • RFA-15: Team Nutrition SLM of CA Program (updated 17-Feb-2017)
    Team Nutrition Smarter Lunchrooms Movement of California Program request for applications.
  • Result-15: Team Nutrition SLM Funding Results (updated 17-Feb-2017)
    2015-16 Team Nutrition Smarter Lunchrooms Movement of California grant results
  • RFA-17: Title III (added 15-Feb-2017)
    Title III, Part A, Language Instruction for English Learners

  • Title III - Immigrant Student Subgrant Program (updated 14-Feb-2017)
    Request for Applications for the 2016-17 Fiscal Year for the Title III Immigrant Student Subgrant Program.
  • FY 2016-17 CCCRR Network Data Results (added 13-Feb-2017)
    Funding results for the fiscal year (FY) 2016-17 California Child Care Resource and Referral Network data collection efficiency grant.
  • CPHSP FY 2016-17 Funding Results (added 10-Feb-2017)
    Funding results for the fiscal year (FY) 2016-17 California Preventive Health & Safety Practices (CPHSP) Trainer Program.
  • PCSGP RFA 2016-17 Round 2 (added 09-Feb-2017)
    Public Charter Schools Grant Program Request For Applications 2016-17 Round 2
  • Res-15: Title II, Part A (updated 09-Feb-2017)
    No child Left Behind Title II, Part A Teacher and Principal Training and Recruiting Fund program funding results for fiscal year 2015-16.