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Grant Opportunity ID
State Education Department
Grant Opportunity
Smart Start Computer Science Grant Program
Contact Name
Mary Ann Valikonis
Contact Email
Solicitation Profile
To develop, implement, and share innovative programs that provide professional development and support to increase expertise in computer science, engineering, and/or educational technology among teachers in grades K-8.

These programs (and component activities, materials, professional development resources, etc.) will support the mission of the NYS Board of Regents, which is to ensure that every child has equitable access to the highest quality educational opportunities, services and supports in schools that provide effective instruction aligned to the state’s standards, as well as positive learning environments so that each child is prepared for success in college, career, and citizenship.
Full Announcement Details
Applications Due (Date / Time)
November 19, 2019 / 05:00 PM ET
Bidder's Conference(s)/Application Workshop(s)
None available
Anticipated Award Date
Anticipated Initial Contract Length
Total Funding Available
Anticipated Amount of Award(s)
Letter of IntentOptional
Letter of Intent DueTuesday, November 5, 2019
NarrativeNYSED strongly encourages all prospective applicants to submit an NOI to ensure a timely and thorough review and rating process. The notice of intent is a simple email notice stating your organization’s (use the legal name) intent to apply for this grant. Please send the NOI to by November 5, 2019.
Questions Due DateTuesday, October 8, 2019
Questions and Answers NarrativeAll questions must be submitted by email to
Questions and Answers Posting TypeLink
Questions and Answers Posting Date10/22/2019 12:00:00 AM
Questions and Answers Link or UploadClick here
Eligible ApplicantsGovernmental Entity
Target Population(s)
Service Area(s) Education Supports
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