2022 Charter School Programs Pre-Application Webinars

Seal of the Department of Education

On July 6, 2022, the U.S. Department of Education released Notices Inviting Applications (NIAs) for the Charter School Programs' (CSP) State Entity (SE) and Developer grants. Applications are due August 5. On July 22, 2022, the NIA for the National Dissemination grant was released and applications are due August 22. Grant awards will be announced before the 2023 fiscal year begins on October 1. The NIA for Charter Management Organization (CMO) grants were announced on November 15. The Notice of Final Priorities (NFP) for the SE, Developer and CMO grants have also been released. 

CSP has pre-recorded webinars to help organizations understand the components of CSP applications and CSP’s priorities for charter school grantees. The webinars are available below. In addition, the live webinars that were hosted for each grant competition can be found below with copies of the slides and transcripts of each webinar.

Pre-Recorded Webinars

CMO Pre-Application Webinar: Logic Models and SMART Performance Measures

This webinar defines logic models and SMART performance measures for applicants, provides strategies for developing a logic model for a CSP grant application, and explains the components of SMART performance measures within the context of CSP.

 

State Entity and Developer Pre-Application Webinar: Logic Models and SMART Performance Measures

This webinar defines logic models and SMART performance measures for applicants, provides strategies for developing a logic model for a CSP grant application, and explains the components of SMART performance measures within the context of CSP.

This webinar is designed for both SE and Developer grantees.

 

CMO Pre-Application Webinar: Developing a Budget that Aligns and Supports Your Proposed Project

This webinar introduces the components of developing a project budget, including an overview of the requirements related to the budget narrative and summary, as well as overview of allowable uses of funds.

 

State Entity Pre-Application Webinar: Developing a Budget that Aligns and Supports Your Proposed Project

This webinar introduces the components of developing a project budget, including an overview of the requirements related to the budget narrative and summary, as well as overview of allowable uses of funds.

 

Developer Pre-Application Webinar: Developing a Budget That Aligns With and Supports Your Proposed Project

This webinar introduces the components of developing a project budget, including an overview of the requirements related to the budget narrative and summary, as well as overview of allowable uses of funds.

 

Informational Webinars by Grant Type

In July 2022, the Charter School Programs (CSP) held live webinars to introduce the Notices Inviting Applications (NIAs) for the CSP's State Entity (SE)Developer, and National Dissemination grants.

These webinars addressed the competitions’ eligibility requirements, priorities, selection criteria, and application. The webinars also addressed the steps required to complete the Grants.gov registration process before the August application deadlines.

State Entity Grant Pre-Application Webinar

 

Developer Grant Pre-Application Webinar

  • Download slides [Update for July 15: CSP has made edits to slide 20, "FY 2022 Developer Eligibility." Please be sure to download and reference the correct PDF slides.]
  • Download transcript

 

National Dissemination Pre-Application Webinar

 

Office Hours Webinars

The Department of Education's Charter School Programs (CSP) will host two live "office hours" webinars today to answer questions about the recently released Notices Inviting Applications (NIAs) for CSP's State Entity (SE) and Developer grants. 

State Entity Grant Competition Office Hours

 

Developer Grant Competition Office Hours