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California Career Technical Education Incentive Grant

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

Funding Description

The California Career Technical Education Incentive Grant (CTEIG) is a state education, economic, and workforce development initiative with the goal of providing pupils in kindergarten and grades 1 to 12, inclusive, with the knowledge and skills necessary to transition to employment and postsecondary education.


Eligible Applicants Local educational agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria A grant recipient under this chapter may consist of one or more, or any combination, of the following: (a) School districts. (b) County offices of education. (c) Charter schools. (d) Regional occupational centers or programs operated by joint powers authorities, provided that the application has the written consent of each participating local educational agency.
Other Eligibility Considerations The applicant, or the applicant’s career technical education program, as applicable, meets all of the minimum eligibility standards as specified in Ed Code Section 53071(C)1-10.
Eligible Grade Level(s) K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Eligible Age Level(s) Not applicable


Legal Authority CHAPTER 16.5. California Career Technical Education Incentive Grant Program [Education Code sections 53070 - 53076]
Source / Type State / Grant
State Fiscal Year 2015-16
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 6387 / 8590
Total Available $400,000,000
Recipient Amount Formula Based
Match Requirement Yes
Allocation Formula The allocation is based upon an ADA count plus the items listed as positive consideration in Education Code Section 53075.

Important Dates

Date Application Available October 28, 2015
Due Date November 30, 2015
Expected Notification Date January 14, 2016

Additional Information

Application Career Technical Education Incentive Grant []
Background Career Technical Education Incentive Grant Program []
Fiscal Unavailable
Funding ResultsCareer Technical Education Incentive Grant []
Other An additional RFA will be available for county offices of education. One county office of education per region (see map on webpage) will be awarded a contract to provide technical assistance, professional development, and monitoring of grant recipients within the region. One percent of the total grant funds will be set aside for these contracts.


Program Carolyn Zachry, 916-324-5706,
Fiscal Carolyn Zachry, 916-323-5042,
Division Career & College Transition Division, 916-324-5706 (phone), 916-327-3879 (fax)
Last Modified: December 2, 2015
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