AVID’s mission is to close the achievement gap by preparing all students for college readiness and success in a global society.

Advancement Via Individual Determination

Grant Writing Resources

The AVID College Readiness System is used by school districts and higher education institutions as a key component of many grant projects to address a wide range of funding priorities and initiative goals. The information below is organized to support grant writers in effectively aligning the AVID System with individual grant requirements.


General AVID Resources

We also suggest grant writers contact their AVID district or state director to review program, curriculum and staff development options to ensure integration of all program components and accurate budgets. 

AVID K-12 Resources

AVID for  Higher Education Resources


Under several of the Federal Initiatives, you will also find documents created specifically for each initiative including how AVID aligns with these initiatives. These may be useful in applying for different grants in your area.