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elcome to the New York State 21st Century Community Learning Centers (21st CCLC) Application Portal

The 21st CCLC Team at the New York State Education Department welcomes you to its secure web-based portal for submission of 21st CCLC applications for funding.  The portal is designed to make it easier and more time efficient to submit an application for the latest Request for Proposals (RFP). 
To get started, sign up on the right side of this landing page to register and create your account.  To sign in once you have registered, click on the URL in the confirmation email that will be sent to your email address, or copy and paste the following URL into your web browser: (As the "Owner" of your account, you will be able to grant "full" or "read only" access rights to others on your RFP development team.) 

Upon sign-in as a new applicant, you will be directed to a set of required tasks associated with the submission of your proposal.  A PDF version of the RFP is available at:
Once you have completed a task, you may “view”, “edit”, “delete and re-upload”, and/or “download” your submission at any time up until the deadline.

A Mandatory Notice of Intent is due October 31, 2016 via the FluidReview portal. Prospective applicants who do not submit a Notice of Intent will not be eligible to apply for funding. To submit the Notice of Intent, create an application in FluidReview. The Notice of Intent will appear as the first task to complete.

The due date for application submissions is November 21, 2016 at 12:00 p.m. Complete applications must be submitted electronically via the FluidReview portal. Applications submitted via mail will not be reviewed.

Documents requiring an ink signature must be postmarked no later than November 21, 2016 and sent to:

     New York State Education Department
     Grants Management
     89 Washington Avenue
     Room 481 EBA
     Attn: 2017-2022 21st CCLC Grant Application
     Albany, NY 12234
Hand delivered submissions will not be accepted.

Thank you for your commitment to developing and sustaining high quality 21st Century Community Learning Centers in New York State.  Best of luck in your quest for funding.

NYS 21st CCLC Team