$2M Supports Programs for High-Need Youth, Technical Training

DeptOfEd_largeAgency: Education Dept. (DoEd); Program: Providing High-Quality Career and Technical Education Programs for Underserved, High-Need Youth Through a Pay for Success Mode CFDA Number 84.051C (Funding Opportunity Number: ED-GRANTS-072616-001); Eligibility: Schools and governments; Funding: $2 million for one award (10% cash or in-kind match required); Deadline: Aug. 25.

Summary: The Career and Technical Education Grants improve outcomes for high-need youth.

Specifically this grant promotes the new PFS concept that drives government resources toward high-performing social programs. PFS grantees only get paid if certain post-award metrics are achieved. The program supports the development of a financing model, high-quality PFS, to implement new or scale up existing high-quality career and technical education projects for underserved, high-need youth. DoEd will award the $2 million grant to an intermediary to provide technical assistance for four local CTE sites to test the funding model.

Info: http://goo.gl/uGIbys (NOFA); Julius Cotton, 202/245-6288 EducationGrantInquiries@ed.gov or Len Lintner, 202/245-7741;, Len.Lintner@ed.gov email for questions.

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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.
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