Maryland Charter Schools Program Grants

The purpose of the Maryland Charter Schools Program is to award grants to eligible applicants to open and prepare for the operation of new charter schools, and for the replication or expansion of high quality charter schools.

The 2019 Grant Application period is open. 

Please complete the Letter of Intent to Apply using this link: 

LETTER OF INTENT TO APPLY
Completion of this form does not obligate the applicant. It helps with planning for the review process and ensures that applicants will receive all updates about the grant program. 

Application Materials

Application Session Materials

Resources

Technical Assistance

Important Dates

  • March 28, 2019: Release of application materials and webinar for applicants.
  • May 17, 2019: Due date for grant applications
  • June 24-28, 2019: Interviews 
  • July 2019: Awards announced



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opportunities, please check this page,
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Contact:

Carol Beck
Office of School Innovations
Maryland State Department of Education
200 West Baltimore Street
Baltimore, MD 21201-2595
carol.beck@maryland.gov
410-767-3678 Office


Stay Informed

Charter Schools Program Grant Information:


Charter Schools grants overview

The first grant awards in this program were announced in September 2018. 

PRESS RELEASE ANNOUNCING CHARTER GRANTS


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Archive

2018 CSP Application Documents