Notes from the Director

July 14, 2016

Dear Colleagues —

Happy new year! We are pleased to notify you that the Department has issued the July 1, 2016, Perkins State grant award, covering year ten, under the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act. These awards represent roughly two-thirds of the $1.1 billion investment that the Department will make in career and technical education for FY 2016-17. Thank you for your steadfast efforts to submit your State plan revisions and budgets, and enter into thoughtful and thorough performance level negotiations with our team for the upcoming year.

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