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Title III - LEP Student Subgrant Program

NOTE: The application due date for this program has passed.

Funding Description

Funding is made available to eligible local educational agencies (LEAs) to provide supplementary programs and services to limited English proficient (LEP) students, known as English learners (ELs). The purpose of the subgrants is to assist EL students to acquire English and achieve grade-level and graduation standards. Note: Recipients and funding amounts are subject to budget and administrative adjustments.


Eligible Applicants Local educational agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria An LEA that reported the enrollment of one or more LEP students on the R-30, Language Census Report, March 2010, is eligible to apply.
Other Eligibility Considerations LEAs scheduled to receive a formula subgrant of $10,000 or more may apply for Title III LEP student funds directly via the Consolidated Application (ConApp). LEAs scheduled to receive a formula subgrant of less than $10,000 must apply as a member of a consortium.
Eligible Grade Level(s) K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Eligible Age Level(s) 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, & 21


Legal Authority Elementary and Secondary Education Act, Title III; Budget Item 6110-125-0890(2)
Source / Type Federal / Apportionment
State Fiscal Year 2011-12
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 4203 / 8290
Total Available $162,013,900
Recipient Amount $111.15 per eligible student
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula Unavailable

Important Dates

Date Application Available May 16, 2011
Due Date June 30, 2011
Expected Notification Date October 28, 2011

Additional Information

Application Title III - LEP Student Subgrant Program []
Background Title III Language Instruction for LEP Students []
Fiscal NCLB Title III, Immigrant and LEP Programs []
Consolidated ApplicationConsolidated Application Information []
Funding ResultsRes-11: Title III, LEP []
Other LEAs eligible for direct funding are asked to accept or decline funds via Part I of the Consolidated Application by June 30, 2011. LEAs that are required to apply as a member of a consortium must submit an application through the consortia online application. Consortium applications are due on or before June 30, 2011. LEAs that fail to respond by the deadline cannot be guaranteed funding for 2011-12.


Program Michele Anberg-Espinosa, 916-323-4872,
Fiscal Patty Stevens, 916-323-5838,
Division Professional Learning Support Division, 916-319-0845 (phone), 916-319-0138 (fax)
Last Modified: January 11, 2012

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