Project 8: College and Career Readiness Investment Fund

Project 8 creates an investment fund that RTT-D districts may access to strengthen course rigor and increase the variety of college and career ready courses available to better prepare their students for college and career. Examples may include training teachers to offer more AP courses, providing an IB program, expanding high-quality career certificate programs, dual language programs, or development of applied STEM learning opportunities.

Round 3 Information and Timeline

Project 8 Round 3 Criteria and Rubric

To access the Round 3 application form for Project 8, please click here.

To access the Round 3 Letter of Intent form for Project 8, please click here.

To access the Round 3 Information Session Presentation, please click here.

To access the LOI MS Word template for continuing projects, please click here.

To access the LOI MS Word template for new projects, please click here.

Criteria & Scoring Rubric Decided by Executive Committee April 9
RFP Issued April 27
Districts collaborate with EA leadership and CBO partners on proposal ideas March 16-May 15April 24-June
Information Sessions May 5 3-4:30pm (Chinook Room, PSESD)May 12 11am-12:30pm (via conference call and webinar)
Letters of Intent Due (Required)*P8 district leads  will be able to utilize technical assistance in the writing of LOIs May 22
Feedback on Letters of IntentProvided by both ELL Work Group and Equity Team May 29
Final Day to Ask Questions June 19
Proposals due June 26
RFPs Reviewed and Rated July 17
Awards decided by Executive Committee August 13 Tentatively Scheduled
Contracts negotiation and reviewing August-September
Contracts signed and executed September 18 target

Submitted Round 3 Proposals

Auburn
Federal Way
Highline
Kent
Renton
Seattle Cleveland STEM
Seattle College Bound
Tukwila

Submitted Round 3 Letters of Intent

Auburn LOI
Federal Way LOI
Highline LOI

Kent LOI
Renton LOI
Seattle College Bound LOI
Seattle Job Shadows LOI
Tukwila LOI

Information on Previous Project 8 Funding Rounds & Other Reference Material

For information on previous Project 8 funding rounds, click here.