The 21st Century Community Learning Centers provide funds to Local Educational Agencies (LEAs) and community-based organizations through a competitive grant process. Awards must be for $50,000 or more and will be 5 years in duration. The 21st Century Community Learning Centers provide opportunities for academic enrichment during non-school hours (before-school, after-school and summer) in a community learning center environment. Services reinforce and complement regular academic programs and offer literacy and educational development to students and families.  


2019 Grant Application Information

Grant Reader Application

  • Montana Tech is seeking applicants to serve as proposal readers for the state’s 21st Century Community Learning Centers (21st CCLC) competition. 

 Competitive Open & Close Dates (Tentative):

  • OPEN DATE: March 11, 2019
  • CLOSE DATE: April 29, 2019 no later than 2:00 PM

2019 Grant Application Guidance

2019 Grant Application Scoring Rubric- This rubric details how the grant readers will score each answer within the application.

2018-2019 Grantee Information

New Information:

Upcoming Events:


21st CCLC Site Center List


Map Legend:

  • Blue - Awarded in 2014
  • Purple - Awarded in 2015
  • Orange - Awarded in 2018