We are pleased to announce the following changes, effective for our 2015 Grant Cycle:

Eligibility Criteria Expanded

Team members may teach in traditional public or charter schools, or in private schools that serve a majority (50% or above) free-and-reduced lunch qualifying students in the following California counties: Alameda, Marin, Monterey, San Benito, San Francisco, San Joaquin, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz.

Deadline Extended By One Week

The LOI Deadline has been extended to November 17th, 2014 from November 10th.


Important Dates

Oct 5 – Nov 14, 2023 LOIs Accepted for 2024 Grant Cycle (rolling submissions)
By mid-Dec 2023 Invitations to Apply Extended to Selected LOI Submissions
Spring 2024 LIGHT Awards Grants Made

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