Grant Programs
State Formula Grants

Each year under Perkins IV, Congress appropriates more than $1.1 billion dollars in state formula grant funds under Title I (Basic State Grants) for the development and implementation of career and technical education programs.

Top 10 Things to Know About WIOA and Perkins

Dr. Johan Uvin’s presentation at the 2015 Data Quality Institute on the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) and Perkins.

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Related Resources

Agency Information Collection Activities; Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act State Plan; Comment Request by 8/16/2016
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Estimated FY 2016 State Allocations
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