The purpose of this RFP is to administer state legislative earmarks to Public School districts as outlined in the FY2021 state budget.
As outlined in the FY2021 state budget language associated with the DESE admin account.
State Funded Legislative Earmark
As outlined in the FY2021 state budget language $875,000 is available.
Funding is contingent upon availability. All dollar amounts listed are estimated/approximate and are subject to change. If more funding is to become available it will be distributed under the same guideline as listed in the initial RFP document.
As outlined in the state budget language associated with the DESE admin account.
Upon Approval – 6/30/2021
Center of Administration & Finance / Grants Management
For questions regarding EdGrants submission contact the Grants Management Unit at (781) 338-6595.
For questions regarding use of funds / budgeting contact Jessica Leitz, Director of External Partnerships (781) 338-3103 or Bill Bell, Senior Associate Commissioner for Administration & Finance (781) 338-6528.
As soon as possible, as the start dated on these earmarks cannot be before a grant application is submitted.
If you have any questions regarding the funds earmarked in this account, please contact the state legislative contact on this funding. Grants Management can assist with submission in EdGrants.
All items listed under the required forms section of this RFP should be uploaded / attached in the Attachments List formlet of the Application Submission in EdGrants.
For Guidance Documents regarding EdGrants, visit EdGrants: User Guides, Information and Trainings.
Please note: It is up to the district to determine who they want to add as EdGrants Front Office users in order to submit grant application as well as payment request information. Please review the EdGrants: User Security Controls to make informed decisions regarding assigning your district level users.
Last Updated: January 7, 2021
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