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Request for Applications

Educator Workforce Investment Grant: Special Education


Due: Friday, February 14, 2020

The Educator Workforce Investment Grant is established by Senate Bill 75, Chapter 51, Statutes of 2019, to support a competitive grant for professional learning opportunities for teachers and paraprofessionals across the state. The California Department of Education and the California Collaborative for Educational Excellence shall provide $5 million in total for a one-time grant for special education-related professional development.

Program Questions: Allison Smith. Education Programs Consultant, email: SEEWIG@cde.ca.gov, phone: 916-319-0377

Downloading Questions: Special Education Division, email: specedinfoshare@cde.ca.gov, phone: 916-445-4602

Item Description
Announcement Letter
Letter announcing the availability of funds for the Educator Workforce Investment Grant Program: Special Education-Related Professional Development.
Request for Application (RFA) (PDF) Application instructions for fiscal years 2019–23.
Budget (XLSX) Fillable Excel Spreadsheet for the budget.
EWIG: Special Education-Related Professional Development Online Application Online grant application due by February 14, 2020, 5 p.m.
Form B: Intent to Submit an Application (PDF) An Intent to Submit an Application form is required if the institution of higher education/nonprofit organization (IHE/NPO) plans to submit an application. The form is due by January 6, 2020, 5 p.m.
Technical Assistance Webinar for Grant Applicants Letter Information for participating in a webinar to provide technical assistance for the 2019 Education Workforce Investment Grant Program: Special Education-Related Professional Development Request for Applications.
Technical Assistance Webinar PowerPoint Presentation (PPTX) The PowerPoint presented during the webinar to provide technical assistance for the 2019 Education Workforce Investment Grant Program: Special Education-Related Professional Development Request for Applications.
SEEWIG Call for Readers Letter A letter calling for peer reviewers of the EWIG: Special Education RFA.
SEEWIG Peer Review Application (PDF) The application to participate as an EWIG: Special Education RFA peer reviewer.
SEEWIG Peer Review Conflict of Interest (PDF) EWIG: Special Education peer reviewer Conflict of Interest and Confidentiality Agreement.

Certifications and Assurances

Document Description

General Assurances & Certifications (Posted May-2019)

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: Thursday, December 19, 2019
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