Nita M. Lowey 21st Century Community Learning Centers: Maryland Out-of-School Time Programs for the Future


The purpose of the 21st CCLC is to create community learning centers that provide students with academic enrichment opportunities, as well as additional services designed to complement the regular academic program.

When will the application be open?

Friday, May 19, 2023

Application Submission Date

Wednesday, July 19, 2023 (for FY24 summer programs due June 20, 2023). No later than 5:00 p.m. EST

Customer Service Support Sessions

The MSDE OST Team will hold two virtual customer service support sessions for applicants. During this session, the MSDE OST Team will provide support and answer questions regarding the application and submission process.

Customer Service Support Session 1

Tuesday, May 23, 2023
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Join video call or dial: ‪(US) +1 469-213-3760 PIN: ‪418112729#

Customer Service Support Session 2

Wednesday, May 31, 2023
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Join video call or dial: ‪(US) +1 469-213-3760 PIN: 273532061#

Customer Service Support Session 3

Monday, June 12, 2023
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Join video call or dial: ‪(US) +1 469-213-3760 PIN: 504668450#


If you have questions about the application or the process, please contact the Program Monitor:

Reginald Burke
Director, Youth Development Branch
(410) 767–0313

A list of frequently asked questions (FAQ) and answers will be posted to the MSDE website following customer service support sessions.