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The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI) is pleased to announce the 21st Century Community Learning Center (CCLC) 2017-18 Request for Proposals (RFP). To assist organizations with planning a proposal, the Application Guidance, Application Worksheet, and other supportive materials are available in the Resources section below.

NEW!! NCCCIP Training Registration Form: 2017-18 21st CCLC Competition
For the 2017-18 21st Century Community Learning Centers (CCLC) grants competition, all applications must be completed on the web-based grants management system, the North Carolina Comprehensive Continuous Improvement Plan (CCIP). Only applications submitted through CCIP will be reviewed and evaluated.

In order to ensure that new applicants are trained on the system, additional sessions have been scheduled. Space is limited to 21 organizations per session. This hands-on training is REQUIRED for all NOVICE 21st CCLC applicants. To register for one of these sessions, each participant must complete the Registration Form. All sessions will be held in the Education Building, located at 301 N. Wilmington Street, Raleigh, NC 27601.

21st CCLC RFP Resources

  • Application Guidance
    (pdf, 731kb)

  • 2017-18 21st CCLC Application Planning Worksheet
    (docx, 231kb)

  • 21st CCLC- Operating Programs by County (Indicator of Underserved Regions)
    (xlsx, 15kb)

  • NC Department of Commerce Data by County
    2016 NC County Tier Designations

  • Technical Assistance Presentations

    • NEW 21st CCLC Scoring Rubric Webinar Power Point Presentation
      (pdf, 3.6mb)
      A copy of the Application Scoring Rubric can be found in Appendix D (page 39) of the Request for Proposal Application Guidance – 2017-2018 (pdf, 731kb)

    • 21st CCLC RFP Technical Assistance Presentation
      (pdf, 1.0mb)

    • NEW!! RFP Rubric Webinar FAQs
      (pdf, 551kb)


Related Documents (Also available in NCCCIP grants management system)