A non-SEA eligible applicant receiving a grant under CFDA number 84.282B may use the grant funds only for:

  • Post-award planning and design of the educational program, which may include:
    • refinement of the desired educational results and of the methods for measuring progress toward achieving those results
    • professional development of teachers and other staff who will work in the charter school
  • Initial implementation of the charter school, which may include:
    • informing the community about the school
    • acquiring necessary equipment and educational materials and supplies
    • acquiring or developing curriculum materials
    • other initial operational costs that cannot be met from State or local sourcesĀ