Distance Education Grant, 2014


MEMORANDUM No. 2014-048

Applications due by midnight, May 15, 2014

CHEYENNE - The Wyoming Department of Education (WDE) is releasing the 2014-15 Dis- tance Education Grant (DEG) Request for Proposals in accordance with the Chapter 41 Distance Education rules. The purpose of this grant is to develop and maintain distance education programs in Wyoming.

There is approximately $250,000 available in 2014-15 DEG funding for public school districts, community colleges and the University of Wyoming for the development and maintenance of distance education programs offered through the Wyoming Switchboard Network (WSN).

Funds will be awarded with priority consideration given in the following order:

  • individual course design and creation;
  • additional content design and creation;
  • professional development program evaluation accreditation requirements;
  • maintenance and operational needs.

Applications are due to the WDE by midnight May 15, 2014. Funds will be awarded to successful applicants by June 20, 2014. The Request for Proposals and DEG Application form can both be downloaded below.

For more information, please contact Scott Bullock at 307-777-7418 or scott.bullock@wyo.gov. Thank you for taking the time to pass this information along to your staff.