Completion of this short survey will serve as the Letter of Intent to apply for FY23 21st Century Community Learning Centers funding. A separate “letter” is not required. Letters of intent are due by Friday, November 30, 2022 by 4:00 PM. Applications for grants are due by December 16, 2022 by 4:00 PM.

For more information regarding the 21CCLC funding process and grant workshops, please visit the Iowa Department of Education 21CCLC page at Please note that to be eligible for consideration, the applicant must be an Iowa Department of Education accredited school or a community based organization partnering with an accredited school. The school(s) to be served must meet a 40% Free or Reduced Price Lunch rate as determined by the Iowa Department of Education. To determine your school(s) FRPL rate, please visit:   

If you have any questions regarding this survey, please do not hesitate to contact Heidi Brown at the Iowa Afterschool Alliance, For questions specific to the RFA and 21CCLC funding requirements, please contact Vic Jaras at

Thank you for your time!