2017–2018 Perkins Reserve Grant, Career Center Partnerships (Focus Area 2)

The purpose of this grant is to provide assistance to local educational agencies (LEAs) in

a) the preparation of students who enroll in career and technical education (CTE) courses for high-skill, high-wage, or high-demand occupations in current or emerging fields;

b) strengthening linkages between secondary and postsecondary CTE programs of study as well as establishing or strengthening partnerships with business and industry;

c) establishing or strengthening partnerships with business and industry to include work-based learning opportunities;

d) fostering innovation of CTE programs, practices, and strategies, which may include practices and strategies that prepare individuals for nontraditional fields; or

e) promoting the development, implementation, and adoption of programs of study or career pathways aligned with Texas-identified in-demand occupations or industries.

Grant Period

December 13, 2017, to August 31, 2018

Applications and Award

The following table links to scanned copies of all applications eligible for competitive review and indicates which applicant(s) are preliminarily selected to receive an award, pending successful completion of fiscal and programmatic review and negotiation.

Eligible Applications

Prelim. Award Selection

Angleton ISD

X

Beaumont ISD

X

Caldwell ISD

X

Elkhart ISD

X

Everman ISD

X

Gonzales ISD

X

Grand Prairie ISD

X

Hamlin ISD

X

Irving ISD

X

Judson ISD

X

Katy ISD

X

Manor ISD

X

Northside ISD

X

Plano ISD

X

Raymondville ISD

X


Contact Information

Debbie Wieland 
College, Career, and Military Preparation Division 
debbie.wieland@tea.texas.gov 
Phone: (512) 936-6060