Special Education

Submission of the 2017-18 Application for Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) Part B Section 611 and Section 619 Federal Funding for the Education of Students with Disabilities

June 2017                     

To:
Superintendents of Public Schools
Public School District Special Education Data Managers
Superintendents of Special Act School Districts
Special Act School District Special Education District Data Managers
Superintendents of State-Operated Schools
State-Operated School Special Education Data Managers
State Agency Special Education Data Managers

From:
Todd Harrigan

Subject:
Submission of the 2017-18 Grant Application & Budget Documents for Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) Part B Section 611 and Section 619 Federal Funding for the Education of Students with Disabilities.

Application materials and budget documents (FS-10 form) for section 611 and section 619 IDEA Grants are due to the State Education Department (SED) by July 10, 2017. Please be aware that requested information submitted after this date may significantly delay the approval process. The Application and corresponding forms are available online. The budget forms are available online.

In accordance with federal rules, local educational agencies (LEAs) may not obligate funds for a proposed federal grant project until the application form and budget documents have been received by SED in a substantially approvable form (see Page 1 for definition).

If you have any questions about the Application, please contact the Administrative Support Group at (518) 486-4662. You may also e-mail us at IDEA@nysed.gov

Please note the new e-mail address

Application and Instruction Document

2017-18 IDEA Grant Application Instructions PDF document
2017-18 IDEA Grant Application

Last Updated: June 14, 2017