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Foster Youth Services Core District Programs

Funding Description

The purpose of the Foster Youth Services program is to provide educational and support services to foster children residing in licensed foster homes or county operated juvenile detention facilities. Foster Youth Services Core District programs provide services to support the educational success of foster youths attending school in the respective school districts.


Eligible Applicants Local educational agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria Core Foster Youth Services districts or County Offices of Education specified in California Education Code Section 42920.
Other Eligibility Considerations Ages 4-21.
Eligible Grade Level(s) Pre-K, K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Eligible Age Level(s) 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult


Legal Authority California Education Code sections 42920-42925; Budget Item 6110-119-0001
Source / Type State / Grant
State Fiscal Year 2014-15
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 7365 / 8590
Total Available $1,737,898
Recipient Amount $221,207-$349,114
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula Unavailable

Important Dates

Date Application Available Unavailable
Due Date Unavailable
Expected Notification Date Unavailable

Additional Information

Application Unavailable
Background Foster Youth Services []
Fiscal Foster Youth Services Coordinating Program []
Funding ResultsFYS Core 2014-15 Funding Results []
Other The original three-year grant award has been extended one year.


Program Lisa Guillen, 916-327-5930,
Fiscal Janet Radding, 916-319-0286,
Division Coordinated Student Support, 916-319-0914 (phone), 916-319-0218 (fax)
Last Modified: January 5, 2015

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