Competitive Grant Partnership Opportunities 

Investing in Innovation (i3) FY2015

The U.S. Department of Education has announced a new round of the Investing in Innovation (i3) Grant Competition. Full details and announcements for this competition are available on the Department of Education's website. Please consult this site for guidance on all i3 grant requirements.

Applicants interested in partnering with the Chicago Public Schools for an i3 grant must submit a CPS Partner Proposal. These proposals will be reviewed by committee and competitively selected for partnership based on project merit and alignment with district priorities. Projects not approved by this process cannot claim CPS as a partner for their i3 application.

Development Applicants

Prospective Development applicants who have submitted a Pre-Application to the 2016 Development Competition should complete the CPS Development Partner Proposal only after they have been notified by the U.S. Department of Education that they have been selected to submit a full application. Prospective Development applicants should complete the CPS Development Partner Proposal and submit to Chuck Swirsky ( by 4:00 PM on Friday August 4th, 2016. Late applications will not be considered.


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