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New York State Integration Project- Professional Learning Community Funding Now Open

Mar 10, 2020 at 09:45 am by Amanda Lai

Grant Opportunity: The New York State Integration Project- Professional Learning Community (NYSIP-PLC) program is now accepting proposals for Phase III grant funding. NYSIP-PLC, administered by the New York State Education Department, provides funds to pre-identified local educational agencies for the promotion of staff understanding of the benefits of educational integration and creation of individualized district integration plans. Projects funded will support NYSIP-PLC's mission of increasing student achievement and encouraging greater integration by race and ethnicity, as well as socioeconomic, special education, and English language learner/Multilingual learner status. 

Eligibility: The New York State Education Department has compiled a list of eligible school districts based on participation in Phase II of NYSIP-PLC and designation as a Title I Focus District. For more information on eligibility requirements, please visit the request for proposals.

Eligible Focus Districts: 

  • Buffalo City School District
  • East Ramapo Central School District (Spring Valley)
  • Mount Vernon School District
  • New York City Community School Districts #1, 2, 3, 10, 13, 15, 21, 22, 24, 27, 28, 30, and 31 
  • Peekskill City School District
  • Rochester City School District
  • Syracuse City School District
  • Wyandanch Union Free School District

Grant Amount: Applicants may request a maximum of $3,000,000 over the three year grant period. 

Grant Period: The grant period for awards is three years. 

Important Dates: 

  • Questions Due: March 17, 2020
  • Letter of Intent Due: March 26, 2020
  • Application Deadline: April 9, 2020

For more information:  For more information, please see the request for proposals. 

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