Discretionary Grants

In addition to State formula funding, Perkins V authorizes over $26 million annually for four discretionary grant programs that seek to develop, improve, and modernize career and technical education programs.

Innovation and Modernization Program

Native American Career and Technical Education Program

Native Hawaiian Career and Technical Education Program

Tribally Controlled Postsecondary Career and Technical Institutions Program

Welcome to the Perkins Collaborative Resource Network!

The Office of Career, Technical, and Adult Education (OCTAE) has redesigned the Perkins Collaborative Resource Network to enhance its usability for education professionals.

We welcome feedback about this website. If you have comments, questions, or suggestions about how the organization of the information found here can be improved even more, please send an email to perkins-help@rti.org.