The 21st Century Community Learning Center Program
West Virginia 21st Century Community Learning Center
2014 Grant Application Bidders’ Webinar
The West Virginia Department of Education will release the 2014 21st Century Community Learning Center (21st CCLC) Request for Proposal on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 and hold a webinar at 9:00 a.m. Wednesday, March 26, 2014 for those organizations interested in applying for grant funding for 2014-2015. Participation in the webinar is strongly recommended, but not required, to submit an application. Further information on the webinar will be provided within the coming weeks.
*The Intent to Apply form located in the RFP must be submitted by Wednesday, April 9, 2014 in order to be eligible to submit an application for scoring.
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2013 Application Resources
A recording of the 2013 bidders' conference webinar is posted below.
View the 2013 Grant Application Bidders' Webinar recording
Click here for 2013 RFP and other resources
This program supports the creation of community learning centers that provide academic enrichment opportunities during non-school hours for children, particularly those who attend high-poverty and low-performing schools. The program helps students meet state and local student standards in core academic subjects, such as reading and math; offers students a broad array of enrichment activities that can complement their regular academic programs; and offers literacy and other educational services to the families of participating children.
The program has served 102,000 students in West Virginia since 2004 and there are currently 169 sites operating around the state. 21st Century Community Learning Center programs are delivered before school, after school, and during the summer
The West Virginia Department of Education makes competitive local grants (based on available federal funding) to eligible
organizations to support the implementation of community learning centers
that will assist student learning and development. Eligible applicants
- public and private agencies,
- city and county governmental agencies,
- faith-based organizations,
- institutions of higher education, and
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