New York State school districts are invited to apply for Prekindergarten for Three-Year Olds in High Needs Districts (3pk). The exact schools eligible to apply are listed at the NYSED site. Click here to see if your school is eligible.
Grant Purpose: “The purpose of the Prekindergarten for Three-Year Old Students in High Need School Districts is to increase the availability of high quality prekindergarten placements for high need children and schools within New York State.”
Grant Timeline: “Initial period: July 1, 2016, through June 30, 2017. Grantees will have the opportunity to renew funding on an annual basis for the following school year and thereafter subject to the achievement of performance targets and the annual appropriation of funds in the State budget for this purpose. The project period for subsequent awards will be one year from July 1st through June 30th.”
Funding: Up to $22 million to fund grants for the 2016-2017 school year
Deadlines: Mandatory Letter of Intent is due by July 20th. Full application materials are due August 17th, 2016.
For complete RFP and further details please visit the NYSED website by clicking here.
Need help with your application? Contact BRI HERE.