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Nita M. Lowey 21st Century Community Learning Centers Grant

The 21st Century Community Learning Centers (21st CCLC)  Grant is currently closed. We anticipate the next grant competition to open in March 2021. You may download the application below for reference to assist with any future planning.  To view a list of approved applications, please click on "approved programs" on the right side of the page.

21st CCLC is 100% federal funding ($17,958,639) under CFDA: 84.287c.

School Age Community Grant

The School Age Community (SAC) Grant is open for competition. The application is due no later than Monday, September 21, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. Central Time. You may download the application below.

If there are any updates or changes to the SAC application through the process they will be noted on the Frequently Asked Questions link below.  Please note that DESE fillable forms are to be completed in Internet Explorer for best results.

Notice: Applicants are allowed and encouraged to submit the application via email to exl@dese.mo.gov or placed in the mail by the deadline.

SAC is 100% federal funding ($1,199,910) under CFDA: 93.575.