Public Charter Schools Grant ProgramInformation 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) .
PCSGP 2016-19 Grant Cycle
The PCSGP 2016-19 funds planning and implementation (P/I), replication, expansion, and dissemination grants. The P/I grant provide 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 provides grants to charter schools to disseminate best practices likely to significantly improve academic achievement in California's K-12 public education system.
Planning and Implementation and Replication Grants
Dissemination and Expansion Grants
Open Call for Peer Reviewers
The California Department of Education (CDE) Charter Schools Division (CSD) is seeking peer reviewers who are state charter school developers, governing board members, operators, and authorizers to score fiscal year (FY) 2018-19 California PCSGP applications for charter schools that have applied for a CSP sub-grant. If you are interested in participating as a peer reviewer, please complete a Peer Review Application (DOCX) and a Conflict of Interest and Confidentiality Agreement (DOCX) and return both documents, as attachments, via email to PCSGP-APPS@cde.ca.gov.