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Afterschool Policy and System Building Initiative

University of Southern Maine

  • Program Education
  • Program Area Advancing Afterschool
  • Grant Amount $140,000
  • Grant Period January 1, 2019–October 31, 2021
  • Location Augusta, ME, United States
  • Geographic Focus Maine

About this grant

This grant to the University of Southern Maine will enable the Maine Statewide Afterschool Network to increase the availability of high-quality summer learning programs in Maine. This project will: 1) support the development and implementation of a statewide education campaign on the need for summer learning in Maine; 2) develop coalitions of key partners throughout the state; and 3) build a network of afterschool and summer learning champions in Maine. The grantee will share lessons learned with other state networks to increase access to summer learning programs.