Funding News

June 1, 2020



Thank you for your thoughtful requests for 2020-21 Perkins and SWP Funds.

Please click this link to see the set of awards we have made to date using Perkins V available funds and the recommendations from the CTE Allocations Subcommittee. Announcements regarding SWP funds will be forthcoming. 


Upcoming Workshops:

Upcoming Workshops:  Request for Proposals (RFP) 2020-2021 Integrated Categorical Funding Opportunity Adult Education, Perkins, and Strong Workforce Program

We will be hosting workshops to assist interested applicants with the proposal development process for 2020-2021 Adult Education, Perkins and Strong Workforce Program Funding. Though not required, all interested parties are encouraged to attend one the following workshops. Fund managers are also available to provide additional technical assistance by appointment.

October 15, 2019
January 10, 2020

Presentation PDF
Additional Resources


DATE: Thursday, January 23, 2020
TITLE: “SWP, Perkins, Adult Education Program Funding Opportunity: Technical Assistance Webinar”

Webinar recording and presentation materials can be accessed using above links.

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                                                                
Workforce Development    

Alina Varona
Associate Dean
Career Education Pathways
Strong Workforce Program


Please check back for date, TBA.
Please check back for date, TBA.

Perkins News Archive

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 Alina Varona 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: