Character Education Matching Grant

Character Education Matching Grant Program §15-154.01

NOTIFICATION: FY20 Character Education Matching Grant-Continuation application opens March 1, 2019 and is due in GME by 11:59 pm, April 15, 2019.  This is a continuation application for year-three of a three-year grant cycle and is open to FY19 grant recipients ONLY.   

The 3-year grant will open for new competitive application on March 1, 2020, pending continued legislative appropriations.

  1. Any public or charter school that teaches a character education curriculum pursuant to section 15-719 is eligible for a state matching grant. The school shall provide matching monies from any lawful source, except that the school shall not use resources obtained from a federal character education grant as matching monies to obtain a second state character education grant.
  2. The character education program shall be an age-specific, stand-alone character education curriculum with the following elements: