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21st Century High School After School Safety and Enrichment for Teens

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

Funding Description

The purpose of the After School Safety and Enrichment for Teens program is to create incentives for establishing locally driven after school enrichment programs that partner schools and communities to provide academic support and safe, constructive alternatives for high school pupils in the hours after the regular school day, and that support college and career readiness (California Education Code[EC] Section 8421).


Eligible Applicants Institutions of higher education, local educational agencies, nonprofit organizations, other organizations or agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria Public or private entities are eligible to apply for 21st Century Community Learning Centers funds (20 U.S.Code 7173[a][3]) provided that they propose to serve Title I schools that have schoolwide programs, or a Title I school with at least 40 percent of the students eligible for Free or Reduced Price Meals and the school is 1) either in Program Improvement, or 2) been determined by the local educational agency (LEA) to be in need of intervention and support, and all programs must serve the families of students at these schools.
Other Eligibility Considerations State and federal funding priorities apply.
Eligible Grade Level(s) 9, 10, 11, 12
Eligible Age Level(s) Not Applicable


Legal Authority Every Student Succeeds Act; EC sections 8484.7-8484.8; Budget Item 6100-197-0890
Source / Type Federal / Grant
State Fiscal Year 2017-18
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 4124 / 8290
Total Available $17,000,000
Recipient Amount $50,000 - $250,000
Match Requirement Yes
Allocation Formula Based on $10 per student per day.

Important Dates

Date Application Available October 4, 2016
Due Date December 21, 2016
Expected Notification Date May 15, 2017

Additional Information

Application 2017-18 High School ASSETs RFA []
Background 21st Century Community Learning Centers []
Fiscal 21st Century Community Learning Centers []
Funding Results2017-18 ASSETs Funding Results []
Other Unavailable


Program Expanded Learning Division, 916-319-0923,
Fiscal Expanded Learning Division, 916-319-0923,
Division Expanded Learning Division, 916-319-0923 (phone), 916-319-0221 (fax)
Last Modified: October 4, 2016
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