Funding and Legislation
Included in the chart below is the amount of funding per fiscal year since 2009.
|Fiscal Year (FY)||Funding for new awards||Funding for continuation awards|
Legislation, Regulations, and Guidance
The U.S. Secretary of Education is authorized to award grants for this competition under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, as amended by the Every Student Succeeds Act of 2015 (ESSA) (20 U.S.C. 7221c). Program legislation , visit: http://legcounsel.house.gov/Comps/Elementary%20And%20Secondary%20Education%20Act%20Of%201965.pdf
The link to the 2014 Notice Inviting Applications that appears in the Federal Register and provides detailed information about the grant (Catalog of Domestic Assistance Number 84.354D) can be found at: PDF (222KB) or https://www.federalregister.gov/articles/2014/05/14/2014-11113/applications-for-new-awards-state-charter-school-facilities-incentive-grants-program.
For grant regulations contained in EDGAR (Education Department General Administrative Regulations) go to: http://www2.ed.gov/policy/fund/reg/edgarReg/edgar.html.
State Charter School Facilities Incentive Program Regulations can be found at : PDF (173KB).
Frequently Asked Questions regarding the circumstances under which CSP funds may be used for grants that support preschool education in charter schools, under new authority in the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2014 can be found at: MS Word (45 KB)