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Public Charter Schools Grant Program Planning and Implementation Grant 2017-18


Note: The due date for the request for applications has passed. This page is for reference and administration of funding.

The Federal Public Charter Schools Grant Program (PCSGP) is a discretionary grant program administered by the Charter Schools Division. Grant applications are reviewed by peer evaluators and are awarded to nonprofit entities and local educational agencies to assist in the development of high-quality charter schools.

Program Questions: Linda Greer, e-mail: LGreer@cde.ca.gov, tel. 916-323-0482

Downloading Questions: PCSGP TEAM, e-mail: PCSGP-APPS@cde.ca.gov, tel. 916-322-6029

Request for Applications

Public Charter Schools Grant Program Planning and Implementation Grant

The Federal Public Charter Schools Grant Program (PCSGP) is a discretionary grant program administered by the Charter Schools Division. Grant applications are reviewed by peer evaluators and are awarded to nonprofit entities and local educational agencies to assist in the development to open high-quality charter schools. The primary focus of the PCSGP is to create charter schools that will provide public school choice to students whose assigned traditional public school is chronically low performing.

Document Description
Request For Applications (DOCX)
Complete description of the PCSGP Planning and Implementation grant, eligibility requirements, funding, and sub-grantee accountability. Precharter grants and dissemination grants are not being offered at this time. This document contains the instructions, application checklist, and required forms.
PCSGP Budget Forms 5 and 6 (XLSX) PCSGP Budget Forms 5 and 6.
RFA Webinar Slides (PDF) Slides from the Request for Applications webinar held by the Charter Schools Division on March 20, 2018.

 

Certifications and Assurances

Document Description

General Assurances and Certifications

Required as a condition prior to receiving funds. Applicants will need to download, read, and file (in their school files) the General Assurances and Conditions document. This document is to be kept on file for compliance reviews complaint investigations, or audits.

General Education Provisions Act (PDF)

OMB Control No. 1894-0005
(Exp. April 30, 2020)
Notice to applicants for federal funds to include in the application a description of the steps the applicant proposes to take to ensure equitable access to its federally assisted program for participants with special needs.

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Last Reviewed: Thursday, November 15, 2018
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