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2018 Archive

The FY 2018 AAEDD Notice Inviting Applications was posted in the Federal Register on May 1, 2018. The application package can be found here. PDF (1 MB) UPDATE: The application package instructions and forms template have been updated. Applicants must download and use this application package to apply for the Assistance for Arts Education Development […]

2018 Archived Information for the Statewide Family Engagement Center Competition

SAM.GOV ALERT It has come to our attention that some applicants for the SFEC Grant Opportunity have experienced difficulties renewing or completing their System for Award Management (SAM) registration, the system operated by the General Services Administration (GSA), because of a new GSA requirement concerning the submission of a notarized letter appointing a designated entity […]


Included below is information regarding the new awards made in each fiscal year since FY 2018. Fiscal Year (FY) Number of new awards FY 2023 12 FY 2022 8 FY 2019 1 FY 2018 11   Year Awarded Grantee Duration (Years) Year 1 Funding Total Expected Funding State Score Abstract Application Reviewer Comments 2023 2023 […]

Funding and Legislation

Funding Funding Year Appropriation for New Awards FY 2023 $20,000,000 FY 2022 $15,000,000 FY 2021 $12,500,000 FY 2020 $10,000,000 FY 2019 $10,000,000 FY 2018 $10,000,000 Legislation Elementary and Secondary Education Act, as amended, Title IV, Part E, Sections 4501 – 4506 Regulations Education Department General Administrative Regulations (EDGAR)

Applicant Info and Eligibility

FY 2022 Statewide Family Engagement Centers (SFEC) Competition The FY 2022 SFEC Competition for new awards is now open. The deadline for applying to this grant opportunity is March 11, 2022 (11:59:00pm (EST)).  FY 2022 Notice Inviting Applications The Notice Inviting Applications (NIA) was published in the Federal Register on December 20, 2021. FY 2022 Extension of […]


For copies of previously funded MSAP applications, please see the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Reading Room: The ten highest scoring applications from the FY 2013 and 2010 competitions and the eleven highest scoring applications from the FY 2007 competition are available as PDFs. FAQs The purpose of these Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) is […]


Included below is information regarding the new awards made in each fiscal year since FY 2009. Fiscal Year (FY) Number of new awards FY 2020 1 FY 2016-2019 0 FY 2015 1 FY 2010 – 2014 0 FY 2009 1* Complete List of Opportunity Scholarship Program Grants *Note: the Washington Scholarship Fund grant was transferred […]

Funding and Legislation

Included in the chart below is the amount of funding per fiscal year since FY 2004. Fiscal Year (FY) Appropriation  FY 2022 $17,500,000 FY 2021 $17,500,000 FY 2020 $17,500,000 FY 2019 $17,500,000 FY 2018 $13,939,394 FY 2017 $13,000,000 FY 2016 $13,000,000 FY 2015 $13,198,800 FY 2014 $16,000,000 FY 2013 $19,116,280 FY 2012 $20,000,000 FY 2011 […]

Applicant Info and Eligibility

Applicant Information 2020 Competition The Department published the Notice Inviting Applications (NIA) for a competition for new awards on February 13, 2020. The deadline for applications is March 30, 2020. OSP SAMPLE APPLICATION PACKAGE PDF (807 KB) Please note that the OSP Application Package is for applicants to download and use as guides only. Unless the […]

5/23-5/24 Safe & Supportive Schools Webinar Event: “Implementing New Programs—The Impact of Current Practice”

The Safe and Supportive Schools Technical Assistance Center (SSSTA), supported by the Office of Safe and Healthy Students in the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education, announces its next Implementation Webinar Series event, “Implementing New Programs—The Impact of Current Practice.” It will be offered twice to accommodate schedules: Session 1: Wednesday, May 23, 2012, 4:00 […]