Funding / Accountability

Funding (State Start-Up)

State Start-up Application Information

  • The New or Expanded Program Application process will open on September 3, 2019.
  • The application window will not close until 11:59 p.m. November 1, 2019. This new submission deadline aligns with the existing deadline to submit grant reimbursement requests.

Funded Grant Information

  • Applications that receive funding will be notified during the spring semester following the November window closing.
  • The awarded amounts are budgeted from the next fiscal year through a reimbursement process. Schools may begin purchasing equipment once they receive notification of an award. However, requests for reimbursement may not be submitted until after July 1.

Application with Rubric

Who may submit the application?

  • The CTE Coordinator for District/Consortia may submit an application.

What is the process?

  1. Download the 2020-2021 Start-Up Grant Application and Rubric
  2. Fill out the fillable PDF Application form and save.
  3. Email to: ACE.special.projects@arkansas.gov with the subject line: 2020-2021 Start-Up Application
  4. A confirmation email will be sent once the application has been received.
  5. The application will be reviewed, processed, and scored according to the rubric.
  6. Applications that receive funding will be notified via letter during the spring semester following the November window closing.
  7. The awarded amounts are budgeted from the next fiscal year through a reimbursement process. Schools may begin purchasing equipment once they receive notification of an award. However, requests for reimbursement may not be submitted until after July 1, 2019.

Reimbursement

Click here for Reimbursement Forms

Other Links of Interest

 Navigation