Competitive Grants

Find Competitive Grant Funding Aligned to Our Products 

States and organizations award competitive grant funding through a careful and selective process. Schools or districts must apply for consideration, and eligibility criteria differ from grant to grant. Considering applying for competitive grant funding? Carefully review the funder’s grant guidelines for program requirements and eligibility criteria. 

Open Grant Opportunities*


21st Century Community Learning Centers (CCLC)

Deadline: June 13, 2023 | 4 p.m. PT
Grant Range: $100,000–$500,000

  • Purpose of funds is to provide opportunities for communities to establish or expand activities in community learning centers that:
    • Provide opportunities for academic enrichment to meet the challenging state academic standards
    • Offer students a broad array of additional services, programs, and activities designed to reinforce and complement the regular academic program of participating students
    • Offer families of students served by community learning centers opportunities for active and meaningful engagement in their children’s education
  • Washington Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction anticipates awarding approximately $5–$6 million to support implementation of 21st CCLC programs.
  • The 21st CCLC grant awards are up to five years, contingent upon federal funding.


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What Can You Purchase with Competitive Grant Funds?

Districts and schools have used competitive grants to support Curriculum Associates products, including the ones below. If you have questions about competitive grants, please contact us. Our Grants team is here to help.


i-Ready Learning

i-Ready Learning is a collection of high-quality instructional resources that help students learn and grow by accessing grade-level materials.


i-Ready Assessment

Meet a wide range of assessment needs in your district with one powerful solution. The i-Ready Assessment suite provides the data teachers need to target instruction where it’s needed most.


Professional Development

Educators of all experience levels learn carefully developed practices that help them optimize the use of our programs from day one.