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California Partnership Academies SB70 Continued Funding

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

Funding Description

Funding is available for the CPA Program and is contingent on inclusion in the approved State Budget. Funding will be provided through the Governor’s Technical Education (CTE) Initiative. The CPAs are effective school / district / business partnership, providing integrated academic and career technical instruction. The CPA model, a school-within-a-school for students interested in exploring, preparing for careers, and college.


Eligible Applicants Local educational agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria This is special funding for the CPA Program. Schools participating in the program must follow the specification of California Education Code sections 54690–54696.
Other Eligibility Considerations CPA grant awards are determined by the program implementation level and number of qualifying academy students ($42,000–$81,000 grants) of currently operating academies. The remaining balance may be issued in one-time grants per the 2008 Budget Act, Item 6110-166-0001.
Eligible Grade Level(s) 10, 11, 12
Eligible Age Level(s) Not applicable


Legal Authority Funding will be provided through the CTE Initiative (SB 70), pursuant to the supplemental report of Budget Item 6110-170-0001, community colleges, related to the CTE Plan; CPA model California Education Code sections 54690–54696.
Source / Type State / Grant
State Fiscal Year 2011-12
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 6385 / 8590
Total Available $12,792,000
Recipient Amount Per Allocation Formula
Match Requirement Yes
Allocation Formula Allocation is based on the number of qualifying student enrollment ($900–$1,400 per student times the number of students to qualify, grades ten through twelve) according to CPA model California Education Code sections 54690–54696.

Important Dates

Date Application Available May 15, 2011
Due Date June 30, 2011
Expected Notification Date October 1, 2011

Additional Information

Application California Partnership Academies (CPA) []
Background California Partnership Academies (CPA) []
Fiscal California Partnership Academies (CPA) []
Funding ResultsCalifornia Partnership Academies SB70 Continued []
Other Unavailable


Program Jerry Winthrop, 916-319-0457,
Fiscal Christopher Mattson, 916-319-0472,
Division Career & College Transition Division, 916-319-0893 (phone), 916-319-0163 (fax)
Last Modified: August 4, 2011

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