New Jersey Department of Education

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Expanding Access to Computer Science High School Courses

Division: Academics and Performance
Office: STEM

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Purpose: The Expanding Access for Computer Science High School Courses grant is a 100 Percent FY20 state funded initiative. It is intended to expand student access and opportunities to participate in high-quality advanced computer science education. Funds will be used by comprehensive high schools to develop or adopt standards-aligned computer science curricula and create the resources and supports necessary to ensure that students, teachers and schools are prepared for such courses. The courses funded by this grant must be new for the 2020-2021 school year. This grant program is open to comprehensive school districts with high schools. A district may apply on behalf of one of its eligible high schools. This is a 15 month program. The project period is April 1, 2020-June 30, 2021. Applicants may apply for up to $66,666.

Eligible Agencies: Comprehensive districts with High Schools

Approximate Number of Awards: 16 Grant Program Type: Competitive
Total Amt. Available: $1,000,000 Application Due Date: 12/19/2019