Competitive Grant Dates

This page serves as a calendar resource for upcoming formal competitive grants. Please refer to the grant's Request for Application in the TEA Grant Opportunities page for specific eligibility requirements and instructions related to the grant. A complete description of competitive-grant processes can be found in the General and Fiscal Guidelines. Formal competitive grants will be announced through email bulletins and Texas Register Notices. Interested parties can subscribe for email bulletins by going to the Sign Up for Updates page on the TEA website and selecting Grants from the Finance and Grants category.

Name of Grant Application

Estimated Availability

General Eligibility

Purpose of Grant Program

2021-2022 Nita M. Lowey 21st Century Community Learning Centers Cycle 11, Year 1

October 2020

Local educational agencies (LEAs), including independent school districts (ISDs), open-enrollment charter schools, and regional education service centers (ESCs), community-based organizations (CBOs), Indian tribe or tribal organization, other public or private entities, a consortium of two or more eligible organizations.

The purpose of the 21st CCLC program is to assist students in meeting state and local academic achievement standards in core subjects, such as reading and mathematics, by providing the students with opportunities for academic enrichment activities and appropriate supplemental activities during non-school hours or periods when school is not in session. 

 

2021-2023 Charter School Program Subchapter D Start-Up Grant

December 2020

New TEA approved startup charter schools

The purpose of the Public Charter School Program Start-Up Grant is to provide financial assistance for the planning, program design, and initial implementation of charter schools and expand the number of high-quality charter schools available to students.

2021-2023 Charter School Program Grant Sub C & E

January 2021

New TEA approved startup charter schools

The purpose of the Public Charter School Program Start-Up Grant is to provide financial assistance for the planning, program design, and initial implementation of charter schools and expand the number of high-quality charter schools available to students.