Legislation, Regulation and Guidance

Legislation

Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, as amended, Title VII, Part A, Subpart 3, Sec. 7131(a)(4); 20 U.S.C 7451(a)(4).

Regulations

On March 4, 2015, the Department published in the Federal Register (80 FR 11550) final priorities, requirements, definitions, and selection criteria for this program. The final priorities may be found here: http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2015-03-04/pdf/2015-04492.pdf.

The general administrative provisions that apply to all Education Department grants may be found here (note that Part 80 contains the grant requirements for Indian tribal governments): EDGAR; 34 CFR parts 75, 77, 79, 80, 81, 82, 84, 86, 97,98 and 99.

Note: The regulations in 34 CRF part 79 apply to all applicants except federally recognized Indian tribes.

June 1, 2020 State Tribal Education Partnership Grants to Tribal Education Agencies Regulations: https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2020/06/01/2020-11729/applications-for-new-awards-state-tribal-education-partnership-grants-to-tribal-educational-agencies

Guidance

For guidance on allowable costs under Federal grants, see 2 CFR Part 200, Subpart E, available here: http://www.ecfr.gov/cgi-bin/text-idx?SID=0ccb912939893ca4ecbd3c215557e00a&mc=true&node=sp2.1.200.e&rgn=div6

Last Modified: 02/24/2021