Request for Applications
2021 Educator Workforce Investment Grant Program: Computer Science
Note: The due date for the request for applications has passed. This page is for reference and administration of funding.
The Budget Act of 2021, Item 6100-195-0001, provides $5 million on a one-time basis to establish the Educator Workforce Investment Grant (EWIG) Program: Computer Science (CS). The selected grantee will become an important member of the Statewide System of Support, providing targeted support focused on strategies for providing high-quality CS instruction learning experiences aligned to California CS Content Standards developed pursuant to Education Code Section 60605.4. Grant period: March 3, 2022 through March 29, 2024.
Program Questions: Emily Oliva, email: PLSMO@cde.ca.gov
Downloading Questions: Alyssa Khan, Professional Learning Support and Monitoring Office, email: email@example.com
Completed applications are due by Friday, December 17, 2021, before 4:00 p.m.
|Request for Applications (RFA) (DOCX)
||Instructions and application for fiscal year 2021–22.|
|Budget (XLSX)||Fillable XLSX form for the budget.|
|EWIG: CS Online Application||Please see Appendix B of the RFA for instructions.|
|EWIG: CS Application Webinar (Video 26:56)||
Recording of application webinar that took place on Thursday, November 4, 2021, 10:30 a.m.
|EWIG: CS Application Webinar Slides (PPTX)||Application webinar slides with presenter notes.|
|EWIG: CS Application Character Limits (XLSX)||Character limits for each application section. (UPDATED)|
Certifications and Assurances
|Required as a condition of receiving funds. Applicants do not need to sign and return them with the application; they must be downloaded and kept on file for compliance reviews, complaint investigations, or audits. Applicants that participate in the Consolidated Application - ConApp - should have a copy on file and do not need another copy. Program-specific assurances are not included here and are listed separately in the RFA.|