The Governor's Expanding Excellence Competitive (Mentoring) Grant is available to any local educational agency with a school scoring 90 or above on the Pennsylvania School Performance Profile (SPP), based upon the 2012-2013 score. This competitive grant program is designed to create a culture of innovation and achievement in Pennsylvania’s schools by recognizing high performance, providing funding to sustain and further improve performance, and providing an opportunity for high achieving schools to collaborate, mentor, and share best practices. If selected, mentors will receive a $25,000 grant. Click here to access the guidelines, rubric, and e-grant application. Click here for the Penn Link announcement. Deadline to apply is August 26, 2014.