DoEd Launches $91M Magnet School Competition

US-DeptOfEducation-Seal_LargeAgency: Office of Innovation and Improvement (DoEd); Program: Magnet Schools Assistance Program (CFDA Number: 84.165A); Eligibility: School districts; Funding: $91 million for eight awards (no match required); Deadline: June 1.

Summary: These grants assist in the desegregation of public schools by creating Magnet Schools. The ultimate goal is to ensure all children receive the assistance they need to achieve in school. This program hasn’t funded new awards since FY 2012.

Info: (NOFA); Tiffany McClain, (202) 453-7200 or by email: or go to for more on the program.

About Frank Klimko

Frank Klimko is a nationally known journalist, grants expert and speech writer/speaker. He has years of experience helping nonprofits devise lists of the right funding opportunities and secure funding from these foundations and corporate entities. Clients have focused on an array of areas including child care, homeless, hunger and K-12 education. Additionally, he is a Freedom of Information Act expert, who has helped numerous clients with securing proprietary information from the federal government. Currently, Frank Klimko writes the Children & Youth Funding Report and Private Grants Alert, which are Washington DC-based publications. CYF is a daily publication covering Congress, the Education Dept. and the various federal regulatory agencies. PGA, another daily publication, covers the world of private philanthropy.
This entry was posted in Fundraising. Bookmark the permalink.