21st Century Community Learning Centers (21st CCLC)-Cohort 14-Year 1 of 5 competitive Notice of Grant Opportunity (NGO)

21st Century Community Learning Centers  (21st CCLC)-Cohort 14-Year 1 of 5 competitive Notice of Grant Opportunity  (NGO)

The New Jersey Department of Education is pleased to release the  21st Century Community Learning Centers (21st CCLC)-Cohort 14-Year 1 of 5 competitive Notice of Grant Opportunity (NGO).  The purpose of the 21st CCLC NGO is to provide opportunities for academic enrichment, including providing tutorial services and offer a broad array of additional services, programs, and activities, such as youth development activities, service learning, nutrition and health education, drug and violence prevention programs, counseling programs, arts, music, physical fitness and wellness programs, technology education programs, financial literacy programs, environmental literacy programs, mathematics, science, career and technical programs, internship or apprenticeship programs, and other ties to an in-demand industry sector or occupation for high school students that are designed to reinforce and complement the regular academic program of participating students and their adult family members when school is not in session.  

The NGO has been posted to the NJDOE Webpage, under discretionary grant opportunities at http://www.nj.gov/education/grants/gropps.shtml.  The technical assistance information is listed within section 1.  Please be sure to read the NGO prior to attending the TA as that will be the only opportunity to obtain answers to your questions. 

The contact at the Department of Education is:

Haydee Y. Perez-Livingston, MSW
Coordinator, Extended Learning Opportunities Unit
Office of Student Support Services
New Jersey Department of Education
100 River View Plaza
P.O Box 500
Trenton, NJ 08625
609-376-9109 (o)
609-376-3786 (w)
609-633-9655 (f)
email: [email protected]   
website: http://www.state.nj.us/education/21cclc