P-12

Prekindergarten through Grade 12 Education

2013-2018 Migrant Education Tutorial and Support Services Program (METS)


RECENT UPDATES

  • Application Deadline Extended: the application due date has been extended to May 28, 2013.

GRANT APPLICATION DOCUMENTS

Application in PDF PDF icon (751 KB) | Application in Word Word document icon (336 KB)

Questions and Answers Summary PDF icon (105 KB) – Posted 5/2/13

Legislative Authority and Purpose of Grant Funds

Federal ESEA (NCLB) Title I, Part C Education of Migratory Children funds are available for eligible agencies to provide direct educational support and services to eligible migrant students in specified regions of New York State.
Project Period Five years, from September 1, 2013 to August 31, 2018 subject to availability of funds and level of funding from the United States Department of Education (USDOE) and successful program delivery in the previous year.

Eligible Applicants

Local Education Agencies (LEA’s), Boards of Cooperative Educational Services (BOCES) and Institutions of Higher Education

Regional Distribution of Applicants and Funding

It is estimated that funds totaling approximately 8 million dollars will be available Statewide for each of the funding years for the Migrant Education Tutorial and Support Services Program (METS). Funding for each of the nine regions will be determined by the federal allocation received in conjunction with the federally approved funding formula.
Funding for each subsequent year will be determined by the federal allocation received for that year in conjunction with the federally approved funding formula. One award will be made to each of the nine regions designated.

Applicants must serve a region in its entirety. If an applicant wishes to serve more than one region, the applicant must submit a separate application for each region it wishes to serve.

Application Due Date

Application Deadline Extended: the application due date has been extended to May 28, 2013.

Submit 1 original and 2 copies postmarked by May 28, 2013 to:

New York State Education Department
Attn: Migrant Education Grant
Grants Management
89 Washington Avenue, Room 464 EBA
Albany, NY 12234

Due Date for Questions

Questions and Answers Summary PDF icon (105 KB) – Posted 5/2/13

Date Posted

April 8, 2013

Last Updated: September 26, 2013