Note: The due date for the request for applications has passed. This page is for reference and administration of funding.
The purpose of the Charter School Revolving Loan Fund is to provide loans to charter schools to assist with activities that meet the purposes of their approved charters. A charter school may receive loan funding up to $250,000. Priority for funding will be given to new charter schools for initial expenses.
Program Questions: Cindy Chan, e-mail: CSRLF-APPS@cde.ca.gov, tel. 916-322-6029
Downloading Questions: Charter Schools Division, e-mail: Charters@cde.ca.gov, phone: 916-322-6029
|2012-13 Charter School Revolving Loan Fund Cover Letter [http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r1/csrevloan12cvrltr.asp]||The 2012-13 Charter School Revolving Loan Fund cover letter provides general information and instructions about applying for a Charter School Revolving Loan.|
|2012-13 Revolving Loan Application and Certification [http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r1/documents/csrevloan12app.doc] (DOC)||Application and Certification for the 2012-13 Charter School Revolving Loan.|
|Loan Instructions, Budget, Cash Flow, Budget Assumptions and Block Grant Worksheets [http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r1/documents/csrevloan12form1.xls] (XLS)||Loan application instructions, multi-year budget worksheet, cash flow worksheet, block grant worksheet, and budget assumptions worksheet.|
|Sample Budget Narrative [http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r1/documents/csrevloan12form2.doc] (DOC)||Provides detailed information in developing a summary of revenue and expenses listed in the multi-year budget and cash flow budget.|
|Sample Loan Expenditures Form [http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r1/documents/csrevloan12form3.xls] (XLS)||Sample expenditure form used to show anticipated uses or expenses planned for the loan.|
|Sample Start-up Budget [http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r1/documents/csrevloan12form4.xls] (XLS)||Sample to help identify a reasonable start-up budget.|
|Sample Grant Award Letter [http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r1/documents/csrevloan12form5.doc] (DOC)||Sample of letter for verification of private grant/foundation revenue.|
|Sample Board Resolution [http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r1/documents/csrevloan12form6.doc] (DOC)||Sample of board resolution approving the charter school to apply for the loan.|
|Secretary of State [http://www.sos.ca.gov/business-programs/business-entities/forms/]||The Secretary of State Web site includes a sample of a letter for confirming a charter school's incorporation status and a sample of Articles of Incorporation.|
Certifications and Assurances
|Current General Assurances & Certifications [http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/fm/generalassur2012.asp] (Updated June-2012)||Required as a condition of receiving funds. Applicants do not need to sign and return them with the application; they must be downloaded and kept on file for compliance reviews, complaint investigations, or audits.|