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$89 million available in Summer Learning and Afterschool Opportunities Grant

1/10/2022

The Ohio Department of Education is seeking proposals for a share of the $89 million Summer Learning and Afterschool Opportunities Grant. The funds are available for school and community-based partners that provide out-of-school time services. The Department will evaluate proposals for programs designed to address students’ academic, social and emotional needs through a competitive grant process. These grants are part of the state’s federal relief funds.

A virtual bidders conference will take place Jan. 21 at 8 a.m. Attendance is not mandatory but is available for those who want to learn more about the grant. Click this link to join the virtual bidders conference at the scheduled time. There is no need to register. The webinar materials and recording will be available on the grant webpage after the meeting.

All potential applicants must complete the Intent to Apply before Feb. 1 to be eligible to submit a grant proposal. Grant proposals are due on or before Feb. 22, with funds awarded by March 24.

Proposal requirements and submission information is available on the grant webpage. Contact SummerLearning@education.ohio.gov with questions.