Charter School Office

NYS Charter Schools Program (CSP) Grants


The New York State Education Department receives a federal Charter Schools Program (CSP) grant under Title V, Part B of the No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Act of 2001.  The primary purpose of this grant is to award sub-grants to eligible applicants in the State to enable the applicant to plan and open a charter school.  This grant program also supports the dissemination of charter school best practices.

Nonregulatory Guidance on the Charter Schools Program - January 2014 (204 KB) provides information regarding various provisions of the CSP Grant.

Federal CSP Grant Information from EDGAR 

CSP Request for Funds – Submitting FS-25 Forms

CSP Budget Amendments: Submitting FS-10-A Forms

CSP Monitoring  PDF icon   (18 KB)

Other Grant Information

NYS Charter School State Stimulus Fund Grants

Additional Grant Opportunities


Last Updated: July 27, 2017