Charter leaders, are you looking to launch or grow a public charter school? Applications are now open for seed grants from the Charter School Growth Fund. CSGF has awarded over $80 million in funds since 2013. These grants are available to charter leaders who are seeking to open a new charter school. They’re also available for leaders who want to expand or replicate a high performing charter school.
Here’s the timeline:
- October-December 2023: Application portal is open. Applications are due by 11:59 p.m. on December 1.
- January-February 2024: Reviewers identify semi-finalists.
- February-May 2024: School visits to semi-finalists take place.
- June 2024: Grants are awarded.
Eligible grantees include the following, according to CSGF:
Schools and networks that will begin growing in the next two years (Fall 2024 or Fall 2025) to serve 250 to ~1,200 additional students, typically by expanding enrollment or adding 1+ new schools.
Leaders who are looking to open their first charter school in Fall 2024 or Fall 2025.
Questions? Email email@example.com.