California Department of Education
Grants to mandated California local education agencies providing early education programs to serve young children (ages 0-2) with disabilities. The purpose of this grant is to assist school districts in meeting State regulations to provide intervention services for toddlers and infants with low-incidence disabilities. Costs are calculated in the following four areas:
1) The number of additional children with low incidence conditions to be served ($9,535 per child);
2) Additional required procedures ($1,221 per child for solely low incidence);
3) Additional required procedures ($20,000 per SELPA); and
4) Regionalized services and administration ($5,000 per SELPA). SELPAs must provide budget information and justification to the CDE.
GrantWatch ID#: 175800
Only school districts serving infants and toddlers with solely low incidence disabilities are eligible to apply.
School districts must have an approved Special Education Local Plan Area (SELPA) Local Plan on file with the California Department of Education (CDE) and each SELPA must submit an application and budget to participate in the grant.
Applications are due October 30, 2016. Notifications will be issued November 1, 2016.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Alexa Slater, Associate Governmental Program Analyst
Teresa Campbell, Associate Governmental Program Analyst
Special Education Division: