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RFPs for FY25 Perkins Grants Now Available — Apply Now in GEM$

The RFPs for the FY25 Perkins grants are now available: Secondary (FC 0400) and Postsecondary (FC 0401). The RFPs include information and instructions needed to apply for your grants. The allocations are linked here: Fund Code 0400 Allocations and Fund Code 0401 Allocations. The submission deadline is September 23, 2024.

The FY2025 Fund Codes 0400 and 0401 Perkins Grants will be completed and submitted in Grants for Education Management System (GEM$).

Please note, these grants cannot have a start date before 7/1/2024. LEAs can begin working on the FY25 0400/0401 grant application and submit them for approval, but if the grants are submitted before 7/1, they will have a 7/1 start date. LEAs cannot obligate funds until the grant is approved, and a start date has been issued.

The Federal Grants Office will hold a webinar on completing the FY25 Perkins application in GEM$, on Tuesday, May 21, 12:30–1:30pm. To register, contact your federal grants liaison.

Last Updated: May 17, 2024

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