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Federal Grant Programs

Perkins

The purpose of the Carl D. Perkins grant is to assist school districts and public two-year colleges in improving secondary and postsecondary-level career and technical education programs. As set forth in Perkins, the main priority is to close the achievement gap for special populations on the Perkins core indicators of performance.

All materials needed to apply for FY2021 Perkins Secondary funds (FC 400) are posted with the grant RFP

FY2021 Perkins Secondary (FC 400) allocation amounts by district

All materials needed to apply for FY2021 Perkins Postsecondary funds (FC 401) are posted with the grant RFP

FY2021 Perkins Postsecondary (FC 401) allocation amounts by district

Resources for Program Directors

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Perkins Postsecondary Quick Reference Guide on Allowable and Unallowable Costs
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Perkins Secondary Quick Reference Guide on Allowable and Unallowable Costs
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Perkins V Resources
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Perkins V Resource Guide on Required Use of Funds
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Perkins V: Allowable Cost Guidance for the Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act (Fund Codes 400 and 401) Entitlement Grant
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Eligible Perkins V Grantees and High Quality College and Career Pathways (HQCCP)
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Overview of Perkins Application for FY2021
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FY2021 Perkins Application FAQs

Program Monitoring

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Office for College, Career and Technical Education CVTE Monitoring

Visit the Office of College, Career and Technical Education for more on career/vocational technical educational programs.

Last Updated: August 27, 2020

 
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