Charter Schools Program
August 22, 2011Secretary 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, 2011U.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, 2010Education 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, 2010U.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.