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This page is deprecated. For news and information regarding the 2016-2017 Parent Leadership Training Grant, please visit: http://ctserc.org/ptfg.

Grant Award Announcement

Click here to download a PDF of the Grant Awardees

For more information about this grant, please contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , Education Consultant, SERC at (860) 632-1485, ext. 234 or mail to:
State Education Resource Center (SERC)
25 Industrial Park Road, Middletown, CT 06457

2015-2016 PTFG Forms:

2014-2015 Parent Trust Fund/Parent Leadership Training Grant Forms and Reporting Requirements Schedule

Item Due SAMPLE Reporting Forms
Payment Request Form Immediately Payment Request Form (SAMPLE)
Curriculum Timeline Form Immediately after receipt of award Curriculum Timeline Form (SAMPLE)
Cycle Start-up Form No later than 14 days after the start of each training cycle Cycle Start-Up Form (SAMPLE)

Attendance Form (to be submitted after second class)
Attendance Report Instructions

PLTI Attendance Report
PLTI/CLTI Attendance Report
PSEE Attendance Report
PEP Attendance Report
VFF Attendance Report
ASPIRA Attendance Report
PLA Attendance Report


No later than 14 days after the start of each training cycle Sample Attendance Report for Week 2
Copy of flyers and/or announcements used for recruitment of participants No later than 14 days after the start of each training cycle Coming soon!
Cycle End Form No later than 14 days after the end of each training cycle Cycle End Form (SAMPLE)
Program Demographics Form No later than 14 days after the completion of the last cycle within the program Program Demographics Form (SAMPLE)
Copy of Attendance Sheet after Final Class No later than 14 days after the completion of the last cycle within the program PLTI Sample Attendance Report
PLTI/CLTI Sample Attendance Report
PSEE Sample Attendance Report
PEP Sample Attendance Report
VFF Sample Attendance Report
ASPIRA Sample Attendance Report
PLA Sample Attendance Report
Final Program Report No later than 30 days after the completion of the last cycle within the program Final Program Report (SAMPLE)
Final Program Budget Worksheet No later than 30 days after the completion of the last cycle within the program Emailed to program contact once training is completed

Information from Mandatory Meeting - September 22, 2015

Attendance Requirements

2015-2016 Request for Proposals (RFP) - Parent Leadership Training/Parent Trust Fund Grant

The State Education Resource Center (SERC)/Connecticut Parent Information and Resource Center (CT PIRC) is seeking submission of written proposals, on a competitive basis, from qualified public and community agencies/organizations to conduct parent leadership training using one or more parent leadership training models such as The Parent Leadership Training Institute (PLTI), Parents Supporting Educational Excellence (Parents SEE), People Empowering People (PEP), and Voices for Families (VFF). The purpose is to train parents, grandparents, foster parents, and others to become skilled advocates and strong voices for children at the local, state, or national level. Proposers must meet all requirements of the parent leadership training model prior to submission.

An optional pre-proposal meeting was held on Tuesday, July 14, 2015 at SERC/CT PIRC. The meeting's presentation and a compiled list of questions and answers from the meeting may be downloaded below.

The submission of a statement of intent will assist the grant administrators in the coordination and planning efforts of the 2015-2016 RFP process. Please complete an online statement of intent form no later than Friday, July 24, 2015 at 4.00 p.m. This statement of intent is non-binding. Required elements of the statement of intent to apply can be found in the RFP.

All proposals are due by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, August 7, 2015.

Grant Timeline

The following timetable has been established for the Parent Leadership Training/Parent Trust Fund Grant application process. Every effort will be made to adhere to this schedule; however, dates are subject to change.

RFP Issued/Posted on SERC/CT PIRC Website July 7, 2015

Pre-Proposal Meeting (Optional)

July 14, 2015 at 10:00 a.m.
SERC Library at Community Room
25 Industrial Park Road
Middletown, CT 06457
Receipt of Questions about RFP from Potential Proposers July 7, 2015 - July 15, 2015 by 4:00 p.m.
Answers to Questions about RFP from Potential Proposers Posted as an Addendum to RFP July 20, 2015 by 4:00 p.m.

Intent to Submit Proposal (Strongly Encouraged)
http://serc.info/pltintent

July 24, 2015 by 4:00 p.m.
Proposals/Application (Required) Deadline August 7, 2015 by 4:00 p.m.
Screening and Review of Proposals August 8- September 10, 2015
Anticipated Announcement of Awards September 11, 2015
Grant Period September 15, 2015 - June 30, 2016

Request for Proposals

Application Form

  • Download Application (PDF Form - Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader, Hint: Right Click and save the file to your computer before opening.)
  • Download Application (MS Word document - Use this version if you are unable to access the PDF Form)

Appendices

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