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Included below is information regarding the new awards made in each fiscal year since FY 2009.

Fiscal Year (FY) Number of new awards
FY 2015 5
FY 2014 18
FY 2013 16
FY 2012 17
FY 2011 23
FY 2010 12
FY 2009 11

Complete list of Charter Schools Program Non-State Educational Agencies (Non-SEA) Planning, Program Design, and Initial Implementation Grants download files MS Excel (43 KB).


Year awarded Grantee Project Title Duration (Years) Year 1 Total Expected Funding City State Score Abstract Application Reviewer's comments
2015 Grantees*
2015 Chicago Education Partnership Chicago Education Partnership CSP Grant 2014 3 $249,750 $747,750 Chicago IL 81.00 download filesPDF
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2015 Concept Schools Horizon Science Academy-Southwest Charter School 3 $203,239 $337,138 Chicago IL 96.00 download filesPDF
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2015 Five Smooth Stones Foundation, Inc. Baltimore Collegiate School for Boys/Five Smooth Stones Foundation 3 $348,407 $756,776 Baltimore MD 89.00 download filesPDF
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2015 Innovative Schools Development Corporation Innovative Schools: Supporting the Planning, Program Design, and Implementation Activities for the Early College High School @ Delaware State University 3 $200,000 $600,000 Wilmington DE 92.33 download filesPDF
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2015 VERITAS Community School, Inc. Planning and Implementing VERITAS Community School, a K-5 charter school 3 $200,000 $600,000 Charlotte NC 81.67 download filesPDF
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2014 Grantees
2014 Bend International School Public Charter Schools 3 $247,900 $584,310 Bend OR 97.00 download files PDF
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2014 Butte Falls Charter School Butte Falls Charter School for grades K-12 3 $226,768 $397,722 Butte Falls OR 100.00 download filesPDF
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2014 Chesapeake Lighthouse Foundation Chesapeake Math and IT Academy South 3 $308,270 $617,120 Hanover MD 96.67 download filesPDF
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2014 Excel Public Charter Shool Implementation of Excel Public Charter School 3 $200,000 $519,376 Seattle WA 99.67 download filesPDF
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2014 First Place Scholars First Place Scholars Charter School 2 $200,000 $400,000 Seattle WA 92.67 download filesPDF
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2014 Foundations College Prep School Supporting Innovation: Planning and Implementation 3 $200.000 $600.000 Chicago IL 98.33 download filesPDF
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2014 Freire Charter School Wilmington, Inc. Freire Charter School Wilmington Planning and Implementation Grant 3 $189,000 $687,000 Wilmington DE 89.67 download filesPDF
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2014 Great Lakes Academy Great Lakes Academy Charter School Program Grant 3 $246,625 $595,125 Chicago IL 93.33 download filesPDF
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2014 Hill House Passport Academy Charter Recovering and Reengaging High School Dropouts 2 $208,663 $261,847 Pittsburgh PA 93.33 download filesPDF
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2014 Institute for Latino Progress Justice and Leadership Academy 2 $200,000 $400,000 Chicago IL 86.33 download filesPDF
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2014 KairosPDX KairosPDX Learning Academy 3 $219,527 $656,446 Portland OR 92.66 download filesPDF
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2014 Kids Unlimited of Oregon VIBES 2 $225,000 $436,100 Medford OR 89.33 download filesPDF
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2014 Noble Network of Charter Schools Noble Network of Charter Schools' Application 3 $129,080 $507,209 Chicago IL 97.00 download filesPDF
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2014 PRIDE Prep Schools PRIDE Prep Public Charter School 3 $250,000 $618,840 Spokane WA 107.00 download filesPDF
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2014 Rainier Prep Rainier Prep Public Charter School Start-up and Implementation Project 3 $249,860 $580,960 Seattle WA 98.00 download filesPDF
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2014 Roberto Clemente Elementary School Start-Up of Roberto Clemente Elementary Charter School 3 $297,450 $697,776 Allentown PA 99.33 download filesPDF
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2014 SOAR Academies SOAR Academies Start Up and Implementation Project 3 $222,746 $424,178 Tacoma WA 88.66 download filesPDF
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2014 The Franklin School of Innovation, Inc. The Franklin School of Innovation Charter School Program Grant 3 $195,285 $561,795 Arden NC 93.33 download filesPDF
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2013 Grantees
2013 Catalyst Schools Implementation of Catalyst-Maria Charter Elementary and High School 2 $192,414 $376,469 Chicago IL 87.33 download filesMS Word
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2013 Chicago Collegiate, Inc. Planning and Implementation of Chicago Collegiate Charter School 3 $200,000 $600,000 Chicago IL 84.33 download filesMS Word
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2013 Chief Tahgee Elementary Academy, Inc. K-6 Heritage Language Immersion Public Charter School 3 $192,066 $571,659 Pocatello ID 86.33 download filesMS Word
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2013 Columbus Collegiate Academy, Inc. United Preparatory Academy 3 $175,000 $525,000 Columbus OH 103.00 download filesMS Word
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(177 KB)
2013 Cornville Regional Charter School Planning Development of Cornville Regional Charter School 2 $242,329 $473,413 Cornville ME 93.67 download filesMS Word
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2013 Good Will-Home Association Building the Infrastructure for the Maine Academy of Natural Sciences 2 $189,834 $373,538 Hinckley ME 106.67 download filesMS Word
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2013 Hawaiian Educational Council Malama Honua Learning Center 3 $197,667 $580,780 Honolulu HI 93.67 download filesMS Word
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2013 Innovative Schools Development Corporation (Academia Antonia Alonso) Supporting Start-Up Activities for Academia Antonia Alonso Charter School 3 $175,000 $525,000 Wilmington DE 102.33 download filesMS Word
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2013 Innovative Schools Development Corporation (Delaware Met) Supporting Start-Up Activities for Delaware Met Charter School 3 $175,000 $525,000 Wilmington DE 93.33 download filesMS Word
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2013 Intrinsic Schools Intrinsic Schools Planning, Program Design, and Initial Implementation Grant 3 $199,760 $599,440 Chicago IL 101.00 download filesMS Word
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2013 Madison-Tallulah Education Center Tallulah Charter School Planning, Designing, and Implementing Grant 3 $200,000 $561,430 Tallulah LA 84.00 download filesMS Word
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2013 Maryland Eastern Shore Charter School Alliance, Ltd Dorchester Charter Preparatory Charter School 3 $41,635 $685,767 Cambridge MD 84.00 download filesMS Word
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2013 Our Piece of the Pie, Inc. Path Academy 3 $200,000 $585,800 Hartford CT 106.00 download filesMS Word
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2013 THRIVE Baton Rouge THRIVE Baton Rouge 2 $46,150 $200,000 Baton
Rouge
LA 87.67 download filesMS Word
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2013 Utah International Charter School Implementation of Charter Secondary School Serving Refugees and Immigrants 3 $140,000 $420,000 Salt Lake City UT 98.00 download filesMS Word
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2013 York Academy Regional Charter School York Academy Regional Charter School 1 $207,750 $207,750 York PA 100.33 download filesMS Word
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2012 Grantees
2012 Annex School District #29 Annex Charter School Program Grant 2 $192,157 $229,947 Ontario OR 93.67 download filesPDF
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2012 Arco Iris Spanish Immersion School Application Arco Iris Spanish Immersion Charter School Program Grant 1 $193,700 $193,700 Beaverton OR 78.00 download filesPDF
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2012 Christopher House Christopher House Charter School Start-Up 3 $178,175 $587,233 Chicago IL 106.00 download filesPDF
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2012 Contemporary Science Center Research Triangle High School 3 $166,205 $522,502 Research Triangle NC 102.67 download filesPDF
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2012 Frederick Outdoor Charter School, Inc. Frederick Outdoor Discovery Charter School 3 $182,911 $488,151 Clarksburg MD 83.00 download filesPDF
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2012 Gillingham Charter School Application Gillingham Charter School 2 $200,000 $400,000 Pottsville PA 90.33 download filesPDF
(65 KB)
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2012 Idaho STEM Academy, Inc. Application Idaho STEM Academy Planning and Implementation 3 $199,680 $598,825 Rosemont ID 83.00 download filesPDF
(70 KB)
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2012 I-LEAD, Inc. I-LEAD Charter School 3 $141,703 $270,245 Glen Mills PA 82.33 download filesPDF
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2012 Lighthouse Academies fo Tulsa, Inc. Tulsa Lighthouse Charter School Implementation 2 $175,000 $350,000 Tulsa OK 78.67 download filesPDF
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2012 River's Edge Academy Charter School Application River's Edge Academy Charter School Implementation 1 $247,954 $247,954 Rouge
River
OR 83.33 download filesPDF
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2012 Sauvie Island Academy Development and Implementation of Place-Based K-8 Charter School 2 $242,741 $461,699 Portland OR 85.00 download filesPDF
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2012 Southland College Prep Charter School Southland College Prep Charter School 1 $185,000 $185,000 Richton
Park
PA 90.33 download filesPDF
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2012 Triad Math and Science Academy STEM Public Charter School Start-Up 2 $238,250 $751,145 Greensboro NC 77.67 download filesPDF
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2012 Urban Pathways K-5 College Charter School Application Opening a New Elementary Charter School 2 $161,569 $484,707 Pittsburgh PA 98.67 download filesPDF
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2012 Urban Prep Academies Urban Prep Academies Bronzeville Campus 1 $202,500 $202,500 Chicago IL 87.33 download filesPDF
(72 KB)
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2012 Woodland Educational Initiative Woodland Charter School Implementation Project 2 $250,683 $400,000 Williams OR 94.33 download filesPDF
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2012 Young Scholars of Western Pennsylvania Young Scholars of Western Pennsylvania Charter School Implementation Project 2 $150,970 $301,500 Pittsburgh PA 83.67 download filesPDF
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2011 Grantees
2011 8 Points Charter School, Inc. 8 Points Charter School Program Grant 2 $200,000 $400,000 Jacksonville IL 94.37 download filesPDF
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2011 Academy for Global Citizenship Charter School Implementing a High Performing Chicago Public Charter School 1 $200,000 $200,000 Chicago IL 99.77 download filesPDF
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2011 Aspira, Inc. of Pennsylvania, Olney Charter Onley Charter High School 3 $200,000 $600,000 Philadelphia PA 99.39 download filesPDF
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2011 Barbara Jordan Academy Barbara Jordan Academy for Girls 3 $200,000 $200,000 Baltimore MD 92.88 download filesPDF
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2011 Be The Change Charter School Bring Back the Curriculum 2 $55,000 $55,000 Chicago IL 92.06 download filesPDF
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2011 Birchtree Parents Guild, Inc. Birchtree Charter School Implementation Project 2 $190,761 $322,011 Palmer AR 89.70 download filesPDF
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2011 Bright Horizon Charter School Bright Horizon Charter School 3 $199,099 $199,101 Pilsgrove NJ 91.68 download filesPDF
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2011 Buffalo Creek School, Inc. Buffalo Creek School: The First Rural Elementary Charter for Virginia 3 $61,925 $61,925 Buena
Vista
VA 99.44 download filesPDF
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2011 Columbus Collegiate Academy, Inc. Columbus Collegiate Academy - West Campus 3 $200,000 $589,011 Columbus OH 103.49 download filesPDF
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2011 Creative City Public Charter School Foundation, Inc. Creative City Public Charter School 3 $175,000 $457,666 Baltimore MD 93.70 download filesPDF
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2011 Friends of Tikum Olam Tikun Olam Hebrew Language Charter School 3 $200,000 $200,000 Highland Park NJ 101.63 download filesPDF
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2011 Friere Charter School Friere Charter School 3 $298,600 $298,600 Philadelphia PA 94.08 download filesPDF
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2011 Joseph Charter School K-12 Conversion 3 $226,168 $650,380 Joseph OR 101.09 download filesPDF
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2011 KIPP Tulsa Academy College Preparatory Grant for KIPP Tulsa's Conversion to a Charter School 2 $177,000 $356,000 Tulsa OK 103.78 - download filesPDF
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2011 Legal Prep Charter Academies Legal Prep Charter Academies 2 $200,000 $400,000 Chicago IL 90.46 download filesPDF
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2011 Northwestern University Settlement Association Rowe Elementary Charter School 1 $200,000 $200,000 Chicago IL 91.91 download filesPDF
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2011 Shalom Academy Charter School , Inc. Establish Organizational & Academic Infrastructure 3 $106,697 $106,697 Englewood NJ 93.37 download filesPDF
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2011 Spirit Preparatory Charter School Blended Learning Model 3 $0 $0 Kearny NJ 95.06 download filesPDF
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2011 The Catalyst School Circle Rock Charter School 1 $200,000 $200,000 Chicago IL 95.96 download filesPDF
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2011 The Graham School The Graham School 3 $50,000 $450,000 Columbus OH 95.95 download filesPDF
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2011 The Montessori Network The Montessori School of Englewood 3 $165,000 $351,000 Chicago IL 96.91 download filesPDF
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2011 Urban Affairs Coalition Urban Affairs Coalition 1 $290,093 $290,093 Philadelphia PA 98.12 download filesMS Wod
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2011 Urban Prep Academies Urban Prep Academies Charter School Program Grant 1 $202,500 $202,500 Chicago IL 89.65 download filesPDF
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2010 Grantees
2010 Academy for Urban Leadership Charter School Capacity Building and Planning 2 $200,000 $400,000 Perth
Amboy
NJ 89.33 download filesPDF
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2010 Aspira, Inc. of Pennsylvania Initial Creation and Implementation of the Stetson Charter School 2 $199,984 $398,075 Philadelphia PA 86.00 download filesPDF
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2010 Franklin Towne Charter Elementary School Franklin Towne Charter Elementary School Implementation 1 $196,644 $196,644 Philadelphia PA 87.00 download filesPDF
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2010 Laramie Montessori Community Organization Laramie Montessori School Implementation 2 $274,049 $377,652 Laramie WY 88.33 download filesPDF
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2010 National Institute for Direct Instruction Guahan Academy Charter School Planning and Implementation Grant 3 $203,323 $595,287 Eugene OR 90.67 - - -
2010 People's Preparatory Charter School People's Preparatory Charter School 3 $166,900 $563,400 Newark NJ 81.33 download filesPDF
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2010 Propel Braddock Hills Implementing Propel's Award-Winning School Model at Propel Braddock Hills 2 $259,200 $300,000 Pittsburgh PA 92.33 download filesPDF
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2010 Robert R. Moton Museum, Inc. Southside Virginia Regional Charter School 3 $159,103 $159,104 Farmville VA 88.00 download filesPDF
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2010 Silver Sands Montessori Charter School Silver Sands Montessori Charter School Federal CSP Grant 2 $140,300 $230,650 Henderson NV 86.67 download filesPDF
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2010 Toklu, Candemir Thomas Edison Energy Smart Charter School 3 $179,579 $530,507 Somerset NJ 81.33 - - -
2010 Triad Math and Science Academy Company Triad Charter School Program Grant 1 $530,432 $530,432 Greensboro NC 80.67 download filesPDF
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2010 Youth Consultation Services Start-up Funding for Recovery Charter High School 2 $159,382 $159,382 Newark NJ 92.33 download filesPDF
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2009 Grantees
2009 Henderson Collegiate Creating a Path Out of Poverty 3 $165,535 $284,645 Henderson NC 104.33 download files MS Word
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2009 High Desert Montessori High High Desert Montessori High School 3 $80,403 $349,449 Reno NV 100.33 download files MS Word
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2009 Jamaa Learning Center Opening of Jamaa Learning Center 3 $284,952 $500,000 St. Louis MO 108.67 download files MS Word
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2009 Laupahoehoe Alumni/Community Association K-12 Conversion to Public Charter 3 $151,700 $304,300 Laupahoehoe HI 109.33 download files MS Word
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2009 Pathway Academy Pathway Academy: Achievement and Success 3 $153,351 $306,773 Kansas City MO 103.67 download files MS Word
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2009 Patrick Henry School of Science and Arts Building Richmond's First Charter School 3 $114,850 $294,200 Richmond VA 98.67 download files MS Word
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2009 Rhode Island Mayoral Academies (Elementary) Democracy Prep Blackstone Valley Elementary 3 $175,000 $350,000 Providence RI 124.33 download files MS Word
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2009 Shearwater Education Foundation Planning, Program Design, and Implementation of Shearwater High School 3 $276,627 $487,771 St. Louis MO 106.67 download files MS Word
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2009 St. Louis Collegiate St. Louis Collegiate Application 3 $174,693 $349,693 St. Louis MO 96.67 download files MS Word
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2009 The Greene School Rhode Island's Environmental High School 3 $238,195 $429,475 Greenwich RI 94.00 download files MS Word
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2009 Trinity Restoration Trinity Academy for the Performing Arts 3 $162,800 $333,300 Providence RI 93.67 download files MS Word
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Note: Documents coming soon are marked with a dash.

* In FY 2015, the CSP awarded grants to five applications that were deferred from previous competitions. Five Smooth Stones Foundation, Inc. was an applicant from the FY 2013 competition and the others were from the FY 2014 competition.



   
Last Modified: 12/08/2015