Implementation 1 FY 13 Competition
The purpose of the New Jersey Charter Schools Grant Program Implementation 1 FY 13 Grant is to increase the number of data driven, highly effective and efficient Charter Schools in New Jersey. To accomplish this, eligible charter schools can compete for funds to help with start up costs for the first or second year of their operation. In this competition, charter schools that opened in the Fall of 2011 or are opening in the Fall of 2012 and have not received prior Implementation or Planning funds are eligible to compete for 1 of 10 $175,000 awards.
More information about the competition can be found in the Notice of Grant Opportunity (NGO) posted here: http://www.nj.gov/cgi-bin/education/grants/gropps2.pl?string=recnum=01598&maxhits=1.
Federal non-regulatory guidance and further information about the Charter School Program can be found here: http://www2.ed.gov/programs/charter/legislation.html.