Funding and Legislation

Funding Status

Included in the chart below is the amount of TTT funding per fiscal year since 2009.

Fiscal Year (FY) Appropriation for new awards Appropriation for continuation awards*
FY 2015 $0 $13,631,500
FY 2014 $0 $13,638,308
FY 2013 $0 $18,271,414
FY 2012 $0 $26,053,665
FY 2011 $13,042,352 $28,082,234
FY 2010 $0 $41,255,965
FY 2009 $7,407,000 $36,300,000

*Continuation Awards include supplemental and forward funding when applicable.


Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, as amended, Title II, Part C, Chapter B; 20 U.S.C. 6681-6684



Transition to Teaching Grant Program; Notice of Final Priorities and Requirements and Notice Inviting Applications for New Awards for Fiscal Year (FY) 2004: This notice described program requirements and priorities designed to focus Federal financial assistance on State efforts to create or expand alternative routes to teacher certification and district efforts to streamline teacher hiring systems and processes.