Deadline for States to Submit State Plan Revisions and Budgets

Requirements for FY 2021 Perkins V Grant Awards:
Requirements and Instructions for the Submission of Perkins V State Plan Revisions and Budgets for Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 Grant Awards – OMB Approval Number: 1830-0029 (PDF, 232 KB)

Each State must prepare the following:

  • State plan narrative revisions, if any, pursuant to section 122(a)(2)(A) of Perkins V
  • Budget for your FY 2021 grant award (please use your FY 2020 Perkins V allocation for planning purposes)
  • State determined performance levels (SDPLs) revisions, if any, pursuant to section 113(b)(3)(A)(iii) of Perkins V

Submission Process: Each State must submit the items listed above to the Perkins State Plan Portal, with one exception. States that included Perkins as part of a WIOA Combined State Plan must submit any narrative revisions to the WIOA State Plan Portal. A State must contact its Perkins Regional Coordinator to request the opening of the WIOA State Plan Portal to submit those revisions.

Submission Timeline: Each State must submit the items listed above to the respective Perkins and WIOA State Plan Portals no later than close of business on Friday, May 21, 2021.

State Plan Training Sessions: Virtual training sessions regarding the submission of items to the Perkins State Plan Portal will be held for State CTE directors and their staffs on March 30 and April 1, 2021. The training sessions will cover the same content.

For Further Information: 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. A State-by-State listing of these staff members is available at


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