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California Health Science Capacity Building Project

The Health Science Pathway Programs is intended to build the capacity of quality Health Science Pathway Programs statewide. This project is an effort to prepare an adequate number of qualified workers to meet the critical worker shortages in the health-care industry. Funds may be used to establish new Health Science Pathway Programs or to enhance existing Health Science Pathway Programs.

Eligibility

Eligible
Applicants
Local educational agencies
Required
Eligibility
Criteria
Grant funds may be used to either establish a new Health Science Pathway Program or to enhance an existing Health Science Pathway Program. Successful grantees will be expected to develop a standards-based curriculum, to develop a coherent sequence of courses, and to provide health science content and context inclusive of grades seven through twelve. Grant funds must not be used for maintaining existing programs.
Other
Eligibility
Considerations
Not applicable
Eligible
Grade Level(s)
7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Eligible
Age Level(s)
Not applicable

Funding

Legal
Authority
California Education Code sections 3343033432
Source / Type State / Grant
State Fiscal Year 2010-11
SACS Resource/
Revenue Codes
6378 / 8590
Total Available $2,500,000
Recipient
Amount
$50,000 $280,000
Match
Requirement
No
Allocation Formula Unavailable

Important Dates

Date
Application
Available
Unavailable
Due Date Unavailable
Expected
Notification Date
May 30, 2011

Additional Information

Application Unavailable
Background http://www.cde.ca.gov/ci/ct/hc/index.asp
Fiscal http://www.cde.ca.gov/ci/ct/hc/index.asp
Other The application period for this program has passed.

Contacts

Program Cindy Beck, Education Programs Consultant
Phone : 916-319-0470
E-mail : cbeck@cde.ca.gov
Fiscal Cindy Beck, Education Programs Consultant
Phone : 916-319-0470
E-mail : cbeck@cde.ca.gov
Division Career & College Transition Division
Phone : 916-322-5050
Fax : 916-319-0168

Last Modified: June 18, 2013

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