Valley Education for Employment System


Mini-grants: Program Initiatives 

VALEES mini-grant projects focus on the emphasis areas listed below. The FY18 mini-grant application is an online form. Review the framework descriptions when writing your grant. Grants applications will be reviewed on a first-come first-serve basis. Applications must be received by November 1, 2017 to be reviewed.

  • Developing Career Pathways / Programs of Study (POS) 
  • Career and College Readiness
  • Integrating Common Core Standards in Career and Technical Education
  • Strengthening 21st Century Employability Skills

If funded, FY17 mini-grant recipients are to complete the final grant report by May 2, 2017. Mini-grants will only be reimbursed with documentation of district expense in the form of receipt, paid invoice, payroll forms, etc.

To see a list of 2013-2014 funded projects click here. (PDF)

To see a list of 2015-2016 funded projects click here. (PDF)