Maine DOE receives 19 FEDES grant proposals as part of EMBRACE regionalization initiative

The Maine DOE is pleased to announce the receipt of 19 regional grant proposals in response to RFP# 201708145 – Fund for the Efficient Delivery of Educational Services (FEDES) grant by the December 19, 2017 deadline.

The FEDES grant is part of the Department’s ongoing EMBRACE regionalization initiative. There is $5 million in FEDES grant funding available in 2017, and an additional $5 million will be available in 2018 to assist in financing the cost of local and regional initiatives to improve educational opportunity and student achievement through more efficient delivery of education programs and services.

For more information about FEDES or the Department’s other regionalization efforts, visit the EMBRACE Regionalization Information Center.

For further questions contact Maine DOE Regionalization Project Manager, Jennifer Pooler