New Jersey Department of Education

Title I Arts-Integration Pilot Program

Division: Learning Supports and Specialized Services
Office: Supplemental Educational Programs


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Purpose: The Title I Arts Integration Pilot Program is a federally-funded pilot program designed to explore and investigate how arts education can be applied as a strategy to assist Title I students in meeting New Jersey's academic achievement standards as well as bolster school improvement efforts. This limited competitive grant program is open to LEAs with Title I served schools (including charter schools and Renaissance Projects). LEAs may apply on behalf of one of their Title I served schools (targeted assistance or schoolwide status). Each application may request up to $100,000. It is anticipated that ten (10) awards will be made. The New Jersey Department of Education (NJDOE) has established a seven (7) month grant program using FY 16 Title I carryover funds. Based on the availability of federal resources, this grant program will begin January 1 2017 and end on July 31, 2017.

Eligible Agencies: Title I LEAs including Charter Schools and Renaissance Projects

Approximate Number of Awards: 10 Grant Program Type: Competitive
Total Amt. Available: $1,000,000 Application Due Date: 10/18/2016

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