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Title V, Part B, Rural Education Achievement, Fiscal Year 2020-21

Funding Description

Title V, Part B, Subpart 2 Rural and Low-Income School Program (RLIS), is a federal program contained in the Consolidated Application. Funds are available under formula basis that target rural local educational agencies (LEAs).


Eligible Applicants Local educational agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria Subpart 2: RLIS: An LEA is eligible for RLIS if 20 percent or more of the children served by the LEA are from families with incomes below poverty, and all of the schools served by the LEA are designated with a school locale code of 32, 33, 41, 42, or 43 by the National Center for Education Statistics.
Other Eligibility Considerations Not applicable
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


Legal Authority Public Law 114-95, Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, as amended by the Every Student Succeeds Act; Item 6100-137-0890, Schedule (1) of the Budget Act of 2020 (Senate Bill 115, Ch. 40, 2020)
Source / Type Federal / Apportionment
State Fiscal Year 2020-21
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 4126, 5810 / 8290
Total Available $5,504,162
Recipient Amount Unavailable
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula Unavailable

Important Dates

Date Application Available Unavailable
Due Date Unavailable
Expected Notification Date Unavailable

Additional Information

Application Unavailable
Background Title V, Part B Rural Education Initiative []
Fiscal Title V, RLIS []
Consolidated ApplicationConsolidated Application Information []
Funding ResultsRes-20: Title V, RLIS []
Other The school locale code is assigned by the National Center for Education Statistics on the basis of the school's physical address, or mailing address, if the former is not reported. Categories include rural areas, (school locale codes 32, 33, 41, 42, and 43). The SACS Resource Code is 4126; the Revenue Object Code is 8290. The legal authority is Public Law 114-95, Elementary and Secondary Education Act, Section 5221.


Program Patricia Ramirez,
Fiscal Categorical Allocation and Audit Resolution Office,
Division Student Achievement and Support Division, 916-319-0926 (phone), 916-322-5092 (fax)
Last Modified: May 18, 2021
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