U.S. Department of Education Announces Priorities for Charter School Programs Grants

The U.S. Department of Education (ED) has released for public inspection its proposed priorities, requirements, definitions, and selection criteria for upcoming Charter School Programs (CSP) grants. The scheduled publish date for the actual notice in the Federal Register is Monday, March 14, 2022.

The proposed rule addresses the State Entities (SE), Charter Management Organizations (CMO), and Grants to Charter School Developers (Developer) Grant Programs.

ED welcomes public comment on the proposed new rule through Wednesday, April 13, 2022. Submit your comments through the Federal eRulemaking Portal or via postal mail, commercial delivery, or hand delivery. Comments cannot be accepted through fax or email, or after the comment period closes.

  • To use the Federal eRulemaking Portal: Go to www.regulations.gov to submit your comments electronically. Information on using Regulations.gov, including instructions for accessing agency documents, submitting comments, and viewing the docket, is available on the site under “Help.”
  • To use Postal Mail, Commercial Delivery, or Hand Delivery: If you mail or deliver your comments about these proposed priorities, requirements, definitions, and selection criteria, address them to Porscheoy Brice, U.S. Department of Education, 400 Maryland Avenue, SW, room 3E209, Washington, DC 20202-5970.

Please only submit your comments once to avoid duplication and include the Docket ID ED-2022-OESE-0006 at the top of your comments.