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Formula Funding Available
May 17, 2010
TO THE ADMINISTRATOR ADDRESSED:
SUBJECT: 2010–2011 No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Consolidated Federal Grant Application
On Monday, June 7, 2010, the 2010–2011 NCLB Applicant Designation and Certification (ADC) form for the 2010–2011 NCLB Consolidated Federal Grant is scheduled to open in eGrants. The 2010–2011 NCLB ADC form initiates the application process for programs in the 2010–2011 NCLB Consolidated Federal Grant application.
Eligible applicants include local educational agencies (LEAs) with a 2010–2011 preliminary planning amount for any of the following NCLB programs:
LEAs with carryover (roll forward) funds in the Title II, Part D formula program or Title IV, Part A—Safe and Drug-Free Schools and Communities program must also apply for those carryover funds through the 2010-2011 NCLB Consolidated Federal Grant application.
Preliminary planning amounts for these NCLB programs have been made available to LEAs online at: http://ritter.tea.state.tx.us/opge/formfund/generalinformation/entitlementsbyprogram.html.
How to Apply
Eligible applicants must apply through the eGrants system. To apply, applicants must have appropriate Texas Education Agency Secure Environment (TEA SE) access. Applicants who do not have TEA SE access for eGrants should visit the TEA SE Information Center online at http://www.tea.state.tx.us/opge/egrant/index.html. An overview of the TEA SE online request process can be found at http://www.tea.state.tx.us/opge/egrant/eGrantsOverview.pdf. If you need further assistance, please call the eGrants Help Desk at (512) 463-7025 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Accessing the NCLB ADC and Grant Application
On June 7, 2010, applicants may locate the NCLB ADC form through TEA SE via eGrants as follows:
Deadline to Apply
Eligible applicants must apply through the eGrants system by 5:00 p.m. Central Time, Wednesday, September 1, 2010. Applications are effective on the date received in TEA in substantially approvable form, or July 1, 2010, whichever is later.
The following table lists reporting deadlines for programs approved in the 2010–2011 NCLB Consolidated Federal Grant application. LEAs that are awarded grants are responsible for meeting all required deadlines. Failure to meet deadlines may result in loss of funds and could cause the LEA to be identified as “high risk.”
Information and Assistance
For program information, please contact the Division of NCLB Program Coordination at (512) 463-9374, or visit the program Web site at http://www.tea.state.tx.us/nclb/.
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