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Request for Applications

Middle School Foundation Academies Planning and Implementation Grant


Due: Wednesday, May 01, 2024

Middle School Foundation Academies (MSFA) Planning and Implementation Grants will be funded at $1,050,000. This funding is for 14 planning and 14 implementation grants for middle school career academies ($25,000/$50,000 per Academy). The funds are from the Proposition 98 - Career Technical Education Initiative is included in the 2024-25 State Budget. The program aims to establish MSFAs to prepare students for participation in a complete, high-quality career technical education pathway at the local high school.

Program Questions: Teri Alves, email: MiddleGrades@cde.ca.gov, phone: 916-322-0374

Downloading Questions: Cindy Rose, email: MiddleGrades@cde.ca.gov

Document Description
MSFA Cohort 8 Request For Applications (RFA) (DOCX)
Application and Instructions for the MSFA Planning and Implementation Grant Cohort 8 RFA
Webinar Registration Link Coming Soon

Register in advance for the MSFA Planning and Implementation Grant Cohort 8 RFA training Zoom webinar scheduled for TBD.


Certifications and Assurances

Document Description

General Assurances & Certifications (Posted July 2023)

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 should be listed separately on the Request for Application (RFA).

Last Reviewed: Tuesday, February 13, 2024
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