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 2020 Grant Application period will be announced soon.  Materials will be posted to this page.  

TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE FOR CHARTER SCHOOL APPLICANTS

The Maryland Alliance of Public Charter Schools provides a range of technical assistance activities for groups that are developing proposals for the start-up, expansion, or replication of charter schools in Maryland. 

LETTER OF INTENT TO APPLY -  2020
Please complete the Letter of Intent to Apply using this link.  LETTER OF INTENT TO APPLY -  2020   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 will be posted. Use the links below to access the documents from the last grant competition. 

Application Materials

Application Session Materials

Resources

Technical Assistance

Important Dates

  • Dates for the 2020 CSP grant opportunity will be posted here. 




To receive updates and learn about future
opportunities, please check this page,
or sign up for news.


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