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Title III, Part A, Immigrant Students

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 eligible immigrant students. The purpose of the subgrants is to assist immigrant 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 LEAs that have 21 or more eligible immigrant students and have experienced a two percent or greater growth in the enrollment of eligible immigrant students in 2016 as compared to the average of the eligible immigrant enrollments of 2014 and 2015 are eligible to apply. Immigrant student enrollment for 2017 is taken from the Fall 2016 California Longitudinal Pupil Achievement Data System (CALPADS) data collections.
Other Eligibility Considerations LEAs eligible to receive a formula subgrant may apply for Title III Immigrant student funds directly via the Consolidated Application and Reporting System (CARS).
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, 19, 20, 21


Legal Authority Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, as amended by the Every Student Succeeds Act, Title III; Budget Item 6100-125-0890(3)
Source / Type Federal / Apportionment
State Fiscal Year 2017-18
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 4201 / 8290
Total Available $10,928,360
Recipient Amount TBD
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula Unavailable

Important Dates

Date Application Available May 15, 2017
Due Date July 31, 2017
Expected Notification Date August 31, 2017

Additional Information

Application RFA-17: Immigrant []
Background Title III Immigrant Student Program []
Fiscal Unavailable
Consolidated ApplicationConsolidated Application Information []
Funding ResultsRes-17: Title III, Immigrant Education []
Other LEAs are asked to accept or decline funds via the Consolidated Application and Reporting System (CARS) by July 31, 2017. LEAs that fail to respond by the deadline cannot be guaranteed funding for 2017-18.


Program Geoffrey Ndirangu, Education Programs Consultant, 916-323-5831,
Fiscal Geoffrey Ndirangu, Education Programs Consultant, 916-323-5831,
Division Multilingual Support Division, 916-319-0845 (phone), 916-319-0138 (fax)
Last Modified: June 5, 2018
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