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CalWORKs: California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids 2012-13

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

Funding Description

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.


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


Legal Authority Budget Item: 6110-156-0001 (provision 4) and 6110-105-0001 (provision 3)
Source / Type State / Apportionment
State Fiscal Year 2012-13
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 0000 / 8590
Total Available $9,743,917
Recipient Amount Varies
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula Funding is based on the number of CalWORKs clients and is distributed through the normal apportionment process.

Important Dates

Date Application Available August 17, 2012
Due Date October 19, 2012
Expected Notification Date January 31, 2013

Additional Information

Application CalWORKs Request For Applications 2012-13 []
Background Regional Occupational Centers and Programs []
Fiscal Unavailable
Funding ResultsCalWORKS 2012-13 Funding Results []
Other Unavailable


Program Mindi Yates, 916-319-0458,
Fiscal Judy Gonzalez, 916-324-4557,
Division Career & College Transition Division, 916-322-5050 (phone), 916-323-2597 (fax)
Last Modified: September 10, 2012

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