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Migrant Education Program

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

Funding Description

Pursuant to the No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB) of 2001, Title 1, Part C, the purpose of the Migrant Education Program ensures that all students meet the challenging state academic standards. Funding through the application process supports 22 regional offices to provide supplementary education and support services to migrant children. Funds are determined using an approved CDE funding formula.


Eligible Applicants Local educational agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria Funding is determined by a formula that includes the number of eligible migrant children and youth, age three through twenty-one, in each respective region and the number of eligible children served through summer and intersession programs. Funding is designated to the 22 migrant education approved by the SSPI.
Other Eligibility Considerations Not applicable
Eligible Grade Level(s) Pre-K, K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Adult
Eligible Age Level(s) 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult


Legal Authority Part C, Title I, Elementary and Secondary Education Act; Budget Item 6110-125-0890 Schedule 1
Source / Type Federal / Grant
State Fiscal Year 2013-14
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 3060, 3061, 3110 / 8290
Total Available $112,890,708
Recipient Amount Varies
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula The allocation formula for the 22 Migrant Regions is based on the following factors including the count of eligible students during the regular school year and during the summer. Also taken into consideration is the number of students who moved within one year and are considered at risk of failing and students ages between 19-21 who have not received a high school diploma.

Important Dates

Date Application Available April 1, 2013
Due Date May 31, 2013
Expected Notification Date September 30, 2013

Additional Information

Application Request for Applications []
Background Overview of Migrant Education in California []
Fiscal Unavailable
Funding ResultsResults - Migrant Education Program []
Other Unavailable


Program Celina Torres, 916-319-0230,
Fiscal Prakash Chand, 916-319-0624,
Division English Learner Support Division, 916-319-0851 (phone), 916-319-0139 (fax)
Last Modified: August 25, 2014
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