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Charter School Revolving Loan Fund

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

Funding Description

The Charter School Revolving Loan Fund provides low-interest loans to new charter schools to help meet purposes established in the schools' charters.


Eligible Applicants Nonprofit organizations, other organizations or agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria Eligible applicants are start-up public charter schools whose locally approved charter petition has been numbered by the California State Board of Education and has a County District School (CDS) code. Eligible charter schools can not be conversion charter schools or charter schools renewed by their charter-authorizing entity.
Other Eligibility Considerations Loan applications may be submitted by any charter school meeting the Required Eligibility Criteria stated above; however, any loan approved for funding will not be scheduled for disbursement any earlier than six months prior to opening pursuant to Education Code Section 47652 (b), which in no case will be earlier than January 1 of the calendar year in which they open.
Eligible Grade Level(s) K-12
Eligible Age Level(s) Not Applicable


Legal Authority Education Code Section 41365(a)
Source / Type State / Apportionment
State Fiscal Year 2005-06
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 0000 / 8979
Total Available $6,000,000
Recipient Amount $250,000 maximum
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula Unavailable

Important Dates

Date Application Available July 1, 2005
Due Date April 30, 2006
Expected Notification Date Unavailable

Additional Information

Application Unavailable
Background Charter School Revolving Loan Fund Information []
Fiscal Unavailable
Other Eligible charter schools that are incorporated can apply directly for a loan. All other eligible charter schools must apply jointly with their charter-authorizing entities. Applications are accepted, and notifications are distributed, from July through April of each fiscal year.


Program Jacqueline Henderson, 916-324-7139,
Fiscal Jacqueline Henderson, 916-324-7139,
Division Charter School Division, 916-322-6029 (phone), 916-322-1465 (fax)
Last Modified: September 12, 2006

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