Archived Information


  • Deadline for Transmittal of Applications: Closed May 3, 2010
  • Deadline for Notice of Intent to Apply: Closed April 5, 2010
  • Deadline for Intergovernmental Review: Closed July 2, 2010
  • Pre-Application Meeting: Closed March 26, 2010

FY2010 Application Information

  • Application Package: this is an electronic copy of the corrected application package for you to download and use as a guide only. This guide replaces the application package that was posted on this web site from 3/8/10 – 3/11/10. download files MS Word (1.39MB) | PDF (991KB)
  • Applications must be submitted electronically through the e-GRANTS system at
  • Through this site, you will be able to download a copy of the application package, complete it offline, and then upload and submit your application. You may not e-mail an electronic copy of a grant application to us.
  • For printed applications contact: Education Publication Center (ED Pubs) P.O. Box 22207 Alexandria, VA 22304 Telephone (toll free): 1-877-433-7827, fax (703) 605-6794 If you use a telecommunications devise for the deaf (TDD) you may call (toll free) 1-877-576-7734. Web site: Email:

Other Required Forms

Please Note: these forms are located in the electronic application guide located under the subheading current application.

  • ED Form 424–Application for Federal Education Assistance (Form and Instructions)
  • ED Form 524–Budget Information, Non-Construction Programs
  • ED Form 524–Instructions
  • Standard Form 424B–Assurances, Non-Construction Programs
  • ED80-0013–Certifications Regarding Lobbying; Debarment, Suspension and Other Responsibility Matters; and Drug-Free Workplace Requirements
  • Standard Form LLL–Disclosure of Lobbying Activities
  • Survey on Ensuring Equal Opportunity for Applicants
  • Required Response to Section 427 of GEPA
  • Desegregation Plan Information Form
  • Magnet Schools Assistance Program Assurances

Magnet Schools Assistance program forms to be downloaded, completed and uploaded into the e-grants system.

  • Table 1 and 2 Information—LEA-Level Enrollment Data download files MS Word (146KB)
  • Table 3 Information—Magnet School Enrollment Data download files MS Word (134KB)
  • Table 5 Information—Feeder School Enrollment Data download files MS Word (109KB)
  • Table 7 and 8 Information—LEA-Level (Converted) Enrollment Data download files MS Word (156KB)
  • Table 9 Information—Magnet Schools-(Converted) Enrollment Data download files MS Word (147KB)
  • Table 11 Information—Feeder-(Converted) Enrollment Data download files MS Word (130KB)
  • Table 13 Information—Selection of Students-Competitive Preference Priority 3 download files MS Word (34KB)
  • Table 14 Information—New or Revised Magnet School Projects-Competitive Preference Priority 2 download files MS Word (33KB)

Federal Register Notices

Notice Inviting Applications for New Awards for Fiscal Year (FY) 2010 download files PDF (78K) Closed May 3, 2010

FY 2010 Interim Final Rule; Request for Comments download files PDF Closed

Tips and Assistance

Technical Assistance: For technical assistance, please contact the Magnet Schools Assistance program staff.

Pre-Application Meeting Notes – March 26, 2010

  • Program Overview Presentation download files MS PowerPoint (466KB) | PDF (255KB)
  • Office of Civil Rights (OCR) Magnet Schools Assistance Program Application Review Process Presentation download files MS PowerPoint (316KB) | PDF (76KB)
  • Equity Assistance Centers download files MS Word (37KB) | PDF (36KB)