21st Century Learning Center Grants (2014-2015 School Year)

THE DEADLINE FOR ALL FISCAL YEAR 2015 21ST CENTURY COMMUNITY LEARNING CENTER APPLICATIONS IS APRIL 25, 2014, AT 5 P.M. 

The 21st Century Community Learning Center’s program provides opportunities for children who come from economically disadvantaged families and attend low-performing schools to receive academic supports. School districts, schools, community-based organizations, including faith-based organizations, institutions of higher education, city or county government agencies, for-profit corporations and other public or private entities are eligible for the 21st Century Learning Center grants.

Ohio is using the flexibility provided by the U.S. Department of Education to make changes in the grants awarded in school year 2014-2015.

There are three paths for a grant in the 2014-2015 school year. Eligible applicants may apply for up to three awards in any path combination. Applicants may choose to provide:

  1. Significant expanded learning time during the school day, week, or year with a focus on K-4 literacy and out-of-school time programming (i.e. before, after and summer school services) focused on K-4 literacy;
  2. Only out-of-school time programming (i.e. before, after and summer school services) focused on K-4 literacy; and/or
  3. Only out-of-school time programming (i.e. before, after and summer school services) focused on literacy plus college and career readiness and/or drop-out prevention strategies for middle and high school students.

The deadline for all fiscal year 2015 21st Century Community Learning Center applications is April 25, 2014, at 5 p.m. 

Last Modified: 1/22/2014 9:59:26 AM