The 21st Century Community Learning Center Program
West Virginia 21st Century Community Learning Center
2013 Grant Application Bidders’ Webinar
The West Virginia Department of Education held a webinar at 9:00 a.m. Wednesday, March 20, 2013 for those organizations interested in applying for 21st Century Community Learning Center (21st CCLC) grant funding for 2013-2014. Participation in the webinar was strongly recommended, but not required, to submit an application. A recording of the webinar is posted below.
View the 2013 Grant Application Bidders' Webinar recording
*The Intent to Apply form located in the RFP must have been submitted by Friday, April 5, 2013 in order to have been eligible to submit an application for scoring.
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2013 Application Resources
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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