ARPA Illinois Youth Investment Program-Community Intermediaries (AICI) (24-444-80-2751)

ARPA Illinois Youth Investment Program Community Intermediaries

FY24 Continuation Application CSFA #444-80-2751
Refer to the Continuation Application for Due Date

  1. Program Description
    The Illinois Youth Investment Program (IYIP) was established to provide Illinois' at-risk youth ages 16-24, with the opportunity to participate in the employment recovery of the State. The Illinois Youth Investment Program (IYIP) is a multi-faceted approach to youth employment that invests in the future of Illinois' at-risk transition-age youth (16-24). This approach to youth employment accounts for the youth's employment barriers as well as the physical, emotional, social, and mental health needs while helping them to secure and sustain long-term and/or career employment, ensuring a greater likelihood of success and self-sufficiency.
  2. FY24 Continuation Application
    Current Providers will receive a continuation application packet via email. Providers may request additional copies of the continuation application by sending an email to
    1. This continuation application is for Fiscal Year 2024 funding for IYIP (CSFA #444-80-2751)
      1. Eligibility is limited to current ARPA Illinois Youth Investment Program - Community Intermediaries providers funded under CSFA# 23-444-80-2751.
      2. Each applicant must be registered in the Illinois GATA Grantee Portal and must continue to be GATA Pre-Qualified.
      3. Applicant organizations must complete the FY24 ICQ before an award can be made. (Accessed through the Grantee Portal.) If the FY24 ICQ is not available in the Grantee Portal prior to the application due date, grantees should submit their application without the ICQ and will be notified when it becomes available.
      4. Applicant organizations must submit a complete FY24 Application Packet by the due date listed in the continuation application to Include "CSFA# 444-80-2751" on the subject line.
    2. A complete application packet includes:
      1. Uniform Application for Grant Assistance (pdf)
      2. Application Summary Page and Program Narrative UPDATE
      3. FY24 Budget must be entered into CSA by application due date
    3. The Office of Community and Positive Youth Development reserves the right to request additional information from the applicant to assist in FY24 funding and programmatic decisions.