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Public Charter Schools Grant Program

Information on the current cycle of the California Public Charter Schools Grant Program (PCSGP).

The PCSGP is a subgrant program funded by the federal Charter Schools Program (CSP) External link opens in new window or tab..

PCSGP Administration, Support, & Resources

PCSGP 2020-23 Grant Cycle

The PCSGP 2020-23 funds planning and implementation and replication (P/I/R), and expansion grants. The P/I/R grant provide grants of up to $600,000.00 to plan and implement new charter schools. It serves California's public charter schools by providing startup and initial operating capital to assist schools in establishing high quality, high performing charter school operations for California students and their families. The expansion grant provides grants to charter schools that are adding new grade levels or significantly increasing enrollment.

2020-2021

PCSGP Planning, Implementation, Replication, and Expansion Sub-Grants

PCSPG Planning, Implementation, Replication, and Expansion Sub-Grants

PCSGP 2020-21 Request for Applications Planning, Implementation, Replication and Expansion Sub-Grants

2016-2020

PCSGP 2016-20 Grant Cycle
The PCSGP 2016-20 funded planning and implementation (P/I), replication, expansion, and dissemination grants. The P/I grant provided grants of up to $575,000.00 to plan and implement new charter schools. It serves California's public charter schools by providing startup and initial operating capital to assist schools in establishing high quality, high performing charter school operations for California students and their families. The dissemination grant provided grants to charter schools to disseminate best practices likely to significantly improve academic achievement in California's K-12 public education system.

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Last Reviewed: Wednesday, January 6, 2021