Perkins State Plans
and Data Explorer

Conduct customized searches of States’ Perkins V State plans, covering FY 2020-23, and annual enrollment and performance data under Perkins V and its predecessor Perkins IV.

Visit the Perkins State Plans and Data Explorer to learn more.

Work-Based Learning

The Department has released a Summary of Responses to the Request for Information on Expanding Work-Based Learning Opportunities for Youth. The summary provides insights from the field about the barriers to expanding WBL participation and strategies to address them.

Visit the Work-Based Learning page to learn more.

State Profiles

Find Perkins funding information, state career and technical education (CTE) enrollment and performance reports, data downloads, and state contact information.

Visit the State Profiles to learn more.

COVID-19 Information

The Division of Academic and Technical Education (DATE) is taking steps to provide information to States and local career and technical education programs on the national COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic.

For updates on COVID-19 as they pertain to Perkins-funded programs, please visit:

Notes from the Director

December 15, 2020Dear Colleagues:

Pursuant to the Guide for the Submission of Perkins V State Plans (OMB Approval Number: 1830-0029, Exp. 4/30/2022), I am pleased to provide our office’s requirements and submission instructions for each eligible agency (State) to receive its Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 grant awards under the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act of 2006, as amended by the Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act (Public Law 115-224) (Perkins V, the Act, or statute). These requirements and submission instructions apply to States whether they submitted a Perkins V State Plan separately or as part of a Workforce Innovation and Opportunities Act (WIOA) Combined State Plan.

Please feel free to contact your Perkins Regional Coordinator (PRC) if you have any questions regarding the requirements and submission instructions for your FY 2021 Perkins V grant award.

Best –

Sharon Lee Miller
Director, Division of Academic and Technical Education

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