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September 27, 2012

U.S. Department of Education Announces Grants Totaling More Than $14.4 Million to Charter School Management Organizations

The U.S. Department of Education announced grants totaling more than $14.4 million to support high-quality charter schools in more than 25 communities across the country.

August 3, 2012

Department Awards $11 Million in Grants to Support Charter School Facilities

The U.S. Department of Education (ED) announced today three grants totaling $11 million awarded to a nonprofit organization, a State entity, and a consortium of nonprofits that are working across the country to help charter schools obtain facilities through purchase, lease, and donation under the Credit Enhancement for Charter Schools Facilities Program (Credit Enhancement).

March 13, 2012

U.S. Department of Education Awards more than $54 Million in Charter School Grants to States to Increase Public School Options

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan today announced the award of three charter school grants, totaling $54.8 million, to increase public school options in Minnesota, New Jersey and Massachusetts.

September 28, 2011

U.S. Department of Education Announces Grants for $25 Million to Charter School Management Organizations

The U.S. Department of Education announced today charter school grants totaling $25 million to replicate and expand high-quality charter schools that have demonstrated success. Today's grants will serve nearly 45,000 students in 124 new and 3 expanded charter schools over the next five years.

August 22, 2011

Secretary Duncan Announces $9.9 Million in Charter Schools Grant to Local Initiatives Support Corporation

Today the U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan announced a $9.98 million grant to Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) as part of the U.S. Department of Education's Credit Enhancement for Charter School Facilities Grants Program. The grant will support facilities financing to charter schools nationwide.

July 21, 2011

U.S. Department of Education Awards $49 Million in Charter School Grants to Florida and New York to Increase Public School Options

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan today announced the award of two charter school grants, totaling $49 million, to increase public school options in Florida and New York.

September 29, 2010

Education Secretary Arne Duncan Announces Twelve Grants for $50 Million to Charter School Management Organizations

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan today announced 12 charter school grants totaling $50 million for charter management organizations to replicate and expand high-quality charter schools that have demonstrated success.

September 27, 2010

U.S. Department of Education Awards $3.5 Million in Charter School Leadership Grants to Support Projects of National Significance in the Charter School Sector

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan today announced the award of 5 Charter Schools Program 2010 National Leadership Activities grants, totaling $3.5 million to non-profit organizations for projects of national significance to improve charter school quality across the country.

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