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CalWORKs: California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids 2011

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

CalWORKs funding is only for public school adult education programs and regional occupational centers and programs. 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. Note: CalWORKs monies are not part of the categorical flexibility spending.

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)
9, 10, 11, 12, Adult
Eligible
Age Level(s)
14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult

Funding

Legal
Authority
Budget Item: 6110-156-0001 (provision 4) and 6110-105-0001 (provision 3)
Source / Type State / Apportionment
State Fiscal Year 2011-12
SACS Resource/
Revenue Codes
0000 / 8590
Total Available $9,743,917
Recipient
Amount
Varies
Match
Requirement
No
Allocation Formula Funding to locate adult education programs and regional occupational centers and programs is based on number of CalWORKs clients served. Funding amounts per county is based on the number of CalWORKs clients in each county.

Important Dates

Date
Application
Available
November 7, 2011
Due Date December 15, 2011
Expected
Notification Date
May 15, 2012

Additional Information

Application http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r17/cworks11rfa.asp
Background http://www.cde.ca.gov/ci/ct/rp/index.asp
Fiscal Unavailable
Funding Resultshttp://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r17/cworks11result.asp
Other Unavailable

Contacts

Program Mindi Yates, Education Programs Consultant
Phone : 916-319-0458
E-mail : myates@cde.ca.gov
Fiscal Judy Gonzalez, Fiscal Analyst
Phone : 916-324-4557
E-mail : jgonzalez@cde.ca.gov
Division Career & College Transition Division
Phone : 916-322-5050
Fax : 916-323-2597

Last Modified: August 22, 2012

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Sacramento, CA 95814

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