Category/Topic
Education
State or Federal?
State
Summary
The California Career Technical Education Incentive Grant (CTEIG) program is established as a state education, economic, and workforce development initiative with the goal of providing pupils in kindergarten through grade twelve, inclusive, with the knowledge and skills necessary to transition to employment and post secondary education. The purpose of this program is to encourage and maintain the delivery of career technical education (CTE) programs.

Of the amounts appropriated, 4 percent is designated for applicants with average daily attendance of less than or equal to 140, 8 percent is designated for applicants with average daily attendance of more than 140 and less than or equal to 550, and 88 percent is designated for applicants with average daily attendance of more than 550, unless otherwise determined by the Superintendent in collaboration with the executive director of the state board. For purposes of this section, average daily attendance shall be those figures that are reported at the time of the second principal apportionment for the previous fiscal year for pupils in grades 7 to 12, inclusive. For any applicant consisting of more than one school district, county office of education, charter school, or regional occupational center or program operated by a joint powers authority, or of any combination of those entities, the sum of the average daily attendance for each of the constituent entities shall be used for purposes of this subdivision.
Eligible Entities
K-12 School Districts, K-12 Schools, Local Public Agencies
Eligibility Notes
A grant recipient under this chapter may consist of one or more, or any combination, of the following:

a) School Districts
b) County Offices of Education (COEs)
c) Charter Schools with an active charter number
d) ROCP operated by a JPA or a county
Most Recent/Current Due Date
Jan 25, 2019
Due Date Notes
Grant applications are due no later than 5:00 p.m.
Most Recent RFP Release Date
Dec 19, 2018
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes
For any funding received from this program, the CTEIG grant requires a proportional dollar-for-dollar match as follows: For the funding term June 1 2019, through June 30, 2020, $2.00 for every $1.00 received from this program.
Funder
California Department of Education
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$150,000,000
Competition Notes
For purposes of determining the grant awards, positive consideration will be given to applicants with the following characteristics:

A) Serving unduplicated pupils as defined in EC Section 42238.02

B) Serving pupil subgroups that have higher than average dropout rates as identified by the Superintendent

C) Located in an area of the state with a high unemployment rate

D) Positive consideration will also be given to programs that successfully leverage one or both of the following:
(i) Existing structures, requirements, and resources of the federal Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act of 2006 (Perkins IV), or its successor, California Partnership Academies, California Career Pathways Trust, or Agricultural Career Technical Education Incentive Grants
(ii) Contributions from industry, labor, and philanthropic sources

E) Engage in regional collaboration with postsecondary educational institutions, including the Community College Strong Workforce Program (SWP) consortium operating in their respective geographic areas, or other LEAs to align career pathway instruction with postsecondary program requirements

F) Make significant investment in CTE infrastructure, equipment, and facilities

G) Operate within rural school districts

H) Offer an existing high-quality regional-based CTE program as joint powers agency (JPA).
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