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Title III Immigrant Education

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

Funding Description

Formula subgrants are made available to eligible local educational agencies (LEAs) to provide supplementary programs and services to eligible immigrant students. The purpose of the subgrants is to assist immigrant students to acquire English and achieve grade-level and graduation standards.


Eligible Applicants Local educational agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria LEAs that experienced a 5 percent or greater growth in the enrollment of eligible immigrant students in 2008 as compared to the average of the eligible immigrant enrollments of 2006 and 2007 are eligible to apply.
Other Eligibility Considerations LEAs scheduled for a formula subgrant of $10,000 or more may apply via the Consolidated Application (ConApp). LEAs scheduled for a subgrant of less than $10,000 must apply as a member of a consortium. The total funding of the consortium members must equal $10,000 or more.
Eligible Grade Level(s) K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Eligible Age Level(s) 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, & 21


Legal Authority No Child Left Behind, Title III; Budget Item 6110-125-0890(3)
Source / Type Federal / Apportionment
State Fiscal Year 2009-10
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 4201 / 8290
Total Available $8,153,660
Recipient Amount $95.00
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula Funds are allocated according to a formula-based on the March Student National Origin Report (SNOR) data submitted by each LEA (school district, county office of education, and direct-funded charter school).

Important Dates

Date Application Available June 30, 2009
Due Date September 30, 2009
Expected Notification Date February 1, 2010

Additional Information

Application Unavailable
Background Unavailable
Fiscal Unavailable
Funding ResultsTitle III, Immigrant Education []
Other LEAs eligible for direct funding are asked to accept or decline funds via Part I of the Consolidated Application by June 30, 2009. LEAs that are required to apply as a member of a consortium must submit an application to the Language Policy and Leadership Office. Consortium applications are due on or before October 18, 2009. LEAs that fail to respond by the deadline cannot be guaranteed funding for 2009-10.


Program Monte Blair, Education Programs Consultant, Language Policy and Leadership Office, 916-323-5124,
Fiscal Jim Shields, 916-319-0267,
Division Professional Learning Support Division, 916-319-0845 (phone), 916-319-0960 (fax)
Last Modified: May 31, 2016
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