Washington State was awarded $15 million for the Stronger Connections Grant, Title IV, A Funding.

The Bipartisan Safer Communities Act (BSCA) of 2022 provides funding to develop safe, healthy, and supportive learning opportunities and environments. This includes a $15 million expansion to Title IV, Part A to Washington State for OSPI to competitively award grants to high-need Districts.

Districts that apply for the grant will provide timely and meaningful consultation with private school officials and provide eligible private school students and educators with equitable services and other benefits.

For details from OSPI, link here. For a complete FAQ, please click here.