There are several new resources that you may find helpful while pursuing CTE and STEM funding. 


1.        The CTE Revitalization Grant Advisory Committee met and agreed on several changes related to the 2015-2017 funding cycle.  You can read a brief summary of their recommendations on the CTE Revitalization Grant resource page found here:


2.        The same page includes a map and regional contacts for regional Workforce Investment Boards, economic development agencies, and regional Employment Department contacts.  These contacts can help identify local and regional economic needs as well potential grant partners.


3.        A rollout timeline for multiple grant programs can be found at the following link:


Finally, the CTE Revitalization Grant RFP is scheduled for release on August 31.  We have also scheduled a “bidders’” webinar on September 1 from 3:00 to 4:00.  Information about the webinar will be included in the RFP and will be announced through this listserv.


Tom Thompson

Education Specialist

Industrial and Engineering Systems

Office of Learning | Instruction, Standards, Assessment & Accountability Unit | Oregon Department of Education

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