ASES Universal RFA Released


The Expanded Learning Division (EXLD) of the California Department of Education (CDE) is pleased to announce the release of the After School Education and Safety (ASES) Universal Program Request for Applications (RFA) for funding beginning in the 2018–19 state fiscal year. The ASES Universal RFA is for new program sites or for current grantees that wish to apply for increased funding amounts. The final filing date for the ASES Universal application is February 28, 2018, at 5:00 p.m.

The ASES Universal RFA can be found on the CDE Funding and Fiscal Management Web page at The RFA will provide background and details of all of the application requirements. Please contact the CDE EXLD by phone at (916) 319-0923, or by e-mail at if you have any questions.