Perkins Funding News

February 6, 2018

Perkins/SWP Application Deadline Extended

The deadline to submit Perkins/SWP funding applications has been extended to 4:00pm on Monday, February 12, 2018. Please submit your completed application to the Perkins office in Cloud 404 (Ocean Campus) by this time. 

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January 25, 2018

Perkins/SWP RFP Workshop Content

Please review the following workshop content for support completing your Perkins/SWP application. Further questions can be directed to John Halpin at or Carmen Lamha at

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December 8, 2017

Perkins/SWP RFP Now Available

Request for Proposal (RFP) 2018-2019

Department Application 2018-2019

Collaborative Application 2018-2019

All applications must be received at the Perkins office at Cloud 404 (Ocean Campus) by no later than 4:00pm on Thursday, February 8, 2018.

The application deadline has been extended to 4:00pm on Monday, February 12, 2018.

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October 23, 2017

Perkins/SWP Allocation Subcommittee Meeting

The CTE Steering Committee Perkins/SWP Allocation Subcommittee Meeting will convene on Friday, October 27, 2017 from 10:00am-12:00pm at Rosenberg 518 to discuss proposed changes to the Perkins/SWP RFP timeline and review rubric. All are welcome to attend.

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The Office of Workforce & Economic Development announces the release of the 2017-18 Applications for Perkins & Strong Workforce Program funds. Below find the RFP, Department and Collaborative applications, and more:

2017-18 Allocation Schedule: 

  • RFP issued on January 27, 2017
  • Collaborative and Department applications due: March 15, 2017
  • Applications reviewed by Allocation Subcommittee: April 13, 2017
  • Award letters released: April 21, 2017

Upcoming Workshops:

Perkins & Strong Workforce Program – Request for Proposals

The Office of Workforce and Economic Development is hosting two workshops to assist interested applicants with the proposal development process for 2017-2018 Perkins and Strong Workforce Program Funding.  Though not required, all interested parties are encouraged to attend one of the following workshops (the same content will be presented at both workshops):

Workshop #1

Date:  Thursday, February 23, 2017
Time: 9:00am – 10:30am
Location: Rosenberg Library, Room 518

Workshop #2

Date: Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Time: 1:00pm – 2:30pm
Location: Art 308

If you are unable to attend one of the workshops, here is a copy of the presentation:
Request for Proposal Technical Assistance Presentation Powerpoint

Other materials from the workshop will be posted on this page by 2/28/17. 

In addition, the Office of Workforce and Economic Development is available to provide technical assistance during the application process. Please contact one of the following administrators if you have any questions:

John Halpin                                                                
Associate Dean, Perkins & Work Experience    
(415) 452-7013

Carmen Lamha
Associate Dean, CTE Pathways
(415) 550-4434