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Education for Homeless Children and Youth

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Funding Description

Using the Education for Homeless Children and Youth (EHCY) Program funding that is earmarked for statewide activities, the intent of this funding is to implement some of the new provisions within the Every Student Succeeds Act. County offices will use these funds for countywide activities, such as professional development and technical assistance to all local homeless liaisons that are required to identify and meet the needs of homeless children and youth.

Eligibility

Eligible Applicants Local educational agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria N/A
Other Eligibility Considerations Not applicable
Eligible Grade Level(s) K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Eligible Age Level(s) 0-21

Funding

Legal Authority Title VII-B of the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. Section 11431 et seq.).
Source / Type Federal / Grant
State Fiscal Year 2017-18
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 5630 / 8290
Total Available $1,264,056
Recipient Amount up to $250,000
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula Number of enrolled homeless children and youth on LEAs 2015-16 California Longitudinal Pupil Achievement Data System (CALPADS). Max funding amounts: 50-100 / $15,000; 101-249 / $25,000; 250-499 / $50,000; 500-1,500 / $75,000; 1,501-2,500 / $125,000; 2,501-5,000 / $175,000; Over 5,000 / $250,000

Important Dates

Date Application Available Unavailable
Due Date Unavailable
Expected Notification Date July 21, 2017

Additional Information

Application EHCY Request for Applications [http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r8/homeless18rfa.asp]
Background Unavailable
Fiscal EHCY Program Funding Results [http://www.cde.ca.gov/sp/hs/cy/funding.asp]
Other The grant period will be from July 01, 2017 through June 30, 2018.

Contacts

Program Leanne Wheeler, 916-319-0383, lwheeler@cde.ca.gov
Fiscal Shoshannah Fuentes, 916-319-0384, SFuentes@cde.ca.gov
Division Coordinated Student Support Division, 916-319-0914 (phone), 916-319-0218 (fax)
Last Modified: July 5, 2017
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