A competitive state grant program designed to create projects and best practices that: prepare high school students for postsecondary options; connect academic and technical curriculum; provide innovation to ensure career choices, work-based learning and dual enrollment; support workforce, education and economic needs of Wyoming.
The Wyoming Department of Education has released a Request for Proposals (RFP) for the 2012-2014 State Career Technical Education (CTE) Demonstration Project Grant W.S. 21-12-105. School Districts who would like to apply for this grant should submit a proposal to the CTE section of the Wyoming Department of Education no later than 5:00P.M. Friday, September 14, 2012.
The focus of the 2012-2014 CTE Demonstration Project Grant is on the integration of Career Technical Education (CTE) and Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM). In order to apply, a Wyoming school district must partner with at least one community college or the Univeristy of Wyoming and one business or industry. Grant funds will be awarded for a two year period beginning October 1, 2012 through June 30, 2014. Demonstration projects must be sustainable after the two year funding period. The demonstration project maximum is not to exceed $125,000 and the agency expects to award four applicants.
Please send proposals to Jennifer Anderson, the CTE Demonstration Project Grant Program Manager. If you have any questions regarding the RFP please contact Jennifer Anderson at 307-777-3549 or email@example.com. Or contact Guy Jackson, the CTE Section Supervisor at 307-777-3655 or firstname.lastname@example.org.