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Emergency Assistance to Non-Public Schools (EANS) Program

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

Funding Description

As part of the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2021, (CRRSA Act) Congress set aside $2.75 billion of the Governor's Emergency Education Relief Fund specifically to provide assistance to students in non-public private schools and eligible non-public schools.


Eligible Applicants Nonprofit organizations
Required Eligibility Criteria For purposes of the EANS program, an eligible non-public school (NPS) is a elementary or secondary school that is: non-profit, was in existence prior to March 13, 2020, and did not apply and/or receive a loan under the Small Business Administration's Paycheck Protection Program on or after December 27, 2020.
Other Eligibility Considerations Eligible NPS were invited to submit a request for application via an electronic survey in order to be considered to receive services or assistance through the EANS program.
Eligible Grade Level(s) Pre-K, K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Eligible Age Level(s) Not applicable


Legal Authority Congress authorized the EANS program as part of the CRRSA Act's Governor's Emergency Education Relief Fund (GEER II Fund). The U.S. Department of Education awarded a portion of the GEER Fund under the CRRSA Act as a supplement to the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act's GEER Fund.
Source / Type Federal / Grant
State Fiscal Year 2021-22
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes N/A / N/A
Total Available $186,538,464
Recipient Amount $1,011.33 per pupil amount with an additional supplemental rate of $202.27 for each student.
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula Funding was distributed on a per-student base rate, with an additional supplemental rate for each student from a low-income family.

Important Dates

Date Application Available April 1, 2021
Due Date April 26, 2021
Expected Notification Date May 12, 2021

Additional Information

Background Emergency Assistance to Non-Public Schools Program []
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Funding ResultsEANS Funding Results []
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Program Carrie Lopes, 916-319-0126,
Fiscal Carrie Lopes, 916-319-0126,
Division Student Achievement and Support Division, 916-319-0926 (phone), 916-322-5092 (fax)
Last Modified: June 11, 2021
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