Grant Funding

Office of School Improvement
Generally Allowable Use of Funds

Title I, Part A Title II, Part A Title III LEP Title VI, Part B Section 31a
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Admin Cost  Yes  Yes Yes
(2% limit)
Yes No
Basic Student Assessment  No  No  Yes  Yes
(Title III)
Capital Outlay* Yes  No  Yes  Yes  Yes
 Carryover  Yes
(15% limit)***
 Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
 Extended Day/Year Services  Yes  No  Yes  Yes  Yes
 Health/Social Needs  Yes  No  Yes  Yes  Yes
 Indirect Cost  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  No
 Parent Involvement  Yes
(not less than 1% if allocation exceeds $500,000)
 Yes  Yes  No
 Professional Development Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  No
 Program Development  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  No
 Program Materials/Supplies Yes  Yes
(training materials)
 Yes  Yes  Yes
Pupil Support Services Yes No Yes  Yes  Yes
Salaries/Benefits Yes Yes Yes  Yes  Yes
Services to Private Schools Yes Yes Yes
(if private students are funded)
 Yes  No
Substitutes Yes Yes Yes  Yes  Yes
Supplement Not Supplant** Yes Yes Yes  Yes  Yes
Supplemental Needs Assessment Yes Yes Yes  Yes  Yes
Transferability to Another Program No Yes No  No  No
Transportation Yes No Yes  Yes  Yes
 *Capital outlay is defined as an item costing $5,000 or more per unit.
**All allowable uses of funds are subject to the supplement, not supplant, requirement which prohibits the use of program funds for general education or other services required by law.
***Limit does not apply to districts with allocations of less than $50,000.