AmeriCorps Opportunities

2017 Ohio AmeriCorps Notice of Funding Available

ServeOhio is pleased to announce the availability of funds for 2017 Ohio AmeriCorps *State Competitive Grants. An Intent to Apply is required and will be accepted until November 14, 2016 at 5:00 PM. Please find the Notice of Funding Opportunity, Application Instructions, Intent to Apply, and other resources at serveohio.org/grantsfunding. Applications are due in eGrants by December 2, 2016 at 5:00 PM EST.

For all questions related to this funding announcement, please contact Mary Cannon, Director of AmeriCorps.

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Introduction to ServeOhio and AmeriCorps Grants Webinars for NEW Applicants

Join us for a webinar to learn more about AmeriCorps, funding priorities, and the Intent to Apply. Information is repeated on each call. Please RSVP to Mary.Cannon@serveohio.gov.  

  • September 1, 2016 1:00 – 1:45 PM
  • September 15, 2016 1:00 – 1:45 PM
  • September 29, 2016 1:00 – 1:45 PM

https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/810696021

If needed, the dial-in number is 1 (872) 240-3412 with Access Code 810-696-021

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iForum Webinar Opportunities

The U.S. Department of Education is pleased to invite you to the last two iForums in our series on summer opportunities! Hear about innovative approaches, success stories, and lessons learned from summer 2016 with an eye towards summer 2017!

iForum: Partnerships for Youth Jobs and Apprenticeships – on Thursday, August 18, 2016 from 1-2 PM ET.

Join discussion on federal and community resources to provide jobs and other learning opportunity for youth over the summer months and extending into the school year. We will be joined by: the US Department of Labor, the Corporation for National and Community Services, Newark’s Summer Youth Employment Program, and LA’s Hire L.A. Youth and Summer Youth Employment Program.

  • Please RSVP HERE, and forward the invitation to others who might benefit from this information. We will send an iForum log-in and call-in number prior to Thursday, August 18th. If you cannot access the google form, please e-mail Margaret.Graham@ed.gov to RSVP.

iForum: Summer Learning Outside the School Walls – on Thursday, August 25, 2016 from 1-2 PM ET.

Join discussion on resources and examples of planning for summer learning opportunities within the broader community through partnerships with the private and public sector.

We will be joined by: the Institute of Museum and Library Sciences, Chicago’s One Summer Plus Program, LRNG, and more.

  • Please RSVP HERE, and forward the invitation to others who might benefit from this information. We will send an iForum log-in and call-in number prior to Thursday, August 25th. If you cannot access the google form, please e-mail Callie.Kozlak@ed.gov to RSVP.

USDOE Webinar Opportunity

The U.S. Department of Education is pleased to invite you to the iForum: Planning and Scaling Up Summer Opportunities with Schools – on Thursday, August 4, 2016 from 1-2 PM ET.

During this online webinar, participants will discuss how to start budgeting and planning for summer learning early in the academic year to get ready for the following summer. We will review Title I and other federal education funding eligible for summer learning activities, as well as highlight innovative strategies schools, districts, and community partners are using to develop and expand summer learning opportunities and prevent the summer slide.

We will be joined by the following:

o   USDOED Office of State Support

o   Baltimore City Schools, MD

o   William Wirt Middle School, Hyattsville, MD

o   Brooklyn Technical High School, New York, NY

o   The National Summer Learning Association and the New Vision for Summer School Network (NVSS Network)

Please RSVP HERE, and forward the invitation to others who might benefit from this information. We will send an iForum log-in and call-in number prior to Thursday, August 4th. We hope you will join us for this extraordinary convening!