Career and Technical Ed - Student Organization
CSFA Number: 586-18-0877
Agency Name
State Board Of Education (586)
Agency Contact
John DeWeese
217-782-4307
jdeweese@isbe.net
Short Description
The grant is to provide the state secondary association/organization Career and Technical Student Organizations (CTSOs) with resources to support staff leadership, provide materials relating to the Career and Technical Education (CTE) program area and activities of the association/organization, and coordinate the total program of work.
Subject Area
Education
Program Function
Education
Enabling Legislation
105 ILCS 435
Objectives and Goals
The grant is to provide the state secondary association/organization CTSOs with resources to support staff leadership; provide materials relating to the CTE program area and activities of the association/organization; and coordinate the total program of work, by:

1. Strengthening academic (Illinois Learning Standards) and technical skills (nationally recognized standards) of students in the respective CTSO career area;

2. Providing students with experiences and understanding of all aspects of the industry in the CTSO career area;

3. Providing professional development (CPDUs) to teachers, counselors, and administrators on implementing career and technical priorities within the CTSO career area.

4. Promoting the CTSO's role in preparing students for success in programs of study.

5. Coordinating secondary CTSO programs and activities with Illinois State Board of Education performance standards.

Types of Assistance
Formula Grants
Uses and Restrictions
Grant funds for the CTSOs may be used for the program coordinator’s salary and benefits, audit fees, equipment repair and maintenance, and supplies for the office.
Eligibility Requirements
State secondary Career and Technical Student associations/organizations are eligible.
Eligible Applicants
Education Organizations;
Application and Award Processing
This program is renewed annually. Grantees are required to update their plan and submit a current year budget.
Assistance Consideration
MOE
Post Assistance Requirements
End-of-year progress report on activities.
Regulations, Guidelines, Literature
Rules 254
Funding By Fiscal Year
FY 2017 : $189,086
FY 2018 : $200,000
FY 2019 : $225,000
Federal Funding
None
Notice of Funding Opportunities
None
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