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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 21st Century High School ASSETs Program is to provide local flexibility in the establishment or expansion of community learning centers that provide students in grades nine–twelve with academic enrichment opportunities and activities designed to complement the students’ regular academic program and that support college and career readiness, assist with literacy and related educational development services for families of these students, and provide a safe environment for students participating in their programs.


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 United States 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 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 8420–8428; Budget Item 6100-197-0890
Source / Type Federal / Grant
State Fiscal Year 2018-19
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 4124 / 8290
Total Available $17,000,000
Recipient Amount $50,000-$250,000
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula Based on $10 per student per day.

Important Dates

Date Application Available November 22, 2017
Due Date January 26, 2018
Expected Notification Date May 15, 2018

Additional Information

Application 21st Century ASSETs RFA []
Background 21st Century Community Learning Centers []
Fiscal Funding and Fiscal Management []
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: November 22, 2017
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