Note: The due date for the request for applications has passed. This page is for reference and administration of funding.
Funding is provided to small school districts and county offices of education to upgrade school buses to comply with 1992 federal safety standards. When allocating funding, the first priority will be for the purchase of new school buses to replace existing vehicles. The second priority will be for reconditioning existing school buses. Any remaining funds will be available for the purchase of new school buses to increase the fleet owned by the district or county office.
Program Questions: Tonya Holmes, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, tel. 916-323-6028
Downloading Questions: Tonya Holmes, e-mail: email@example.com, tel. 916-323-6028, Categorical Allocations & Management Assistance
|School Bus Replacement Letter
||Letter announcing the Small School District and County Office of Education Bus Replacement Program|
|Program Information Manual (DOC)||Purpose, who is eligible to apply, funding priorities, qualifying criteria and ranking methods, limitations, amount of grants, and calendar for applications|
|Instructions/Checklist (XLS)||Instructions and checklist to retain with records|
Application for Funding CDE-100
|Applicant information and certification page
Mail application to:
California Department of Education
School Fiscal Services Division
1430 N Street, Suite 3800
Sacramento, CA 95814-5901
Attention: Categorical Programs Unit