September 12, 2019
Assistant Secretary Scott Stump has issued a program memorandum that provides prior approval authority for eligible recipients or subrecipients under the newly-authorized Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act (Perkins V) to use the addition and/or cost sharing or matching options for program income pursuant to 2 CFR 200.307(e) of the Uniform Guidance.
Please note that the Department will include this prior approval authority regarding program income in the “Terms and Conditions” of your State’s Perkins Grant Award Notifications (GANs), beginning for your October 1, 2019, Perkins V (supplemental) grant award.
If you have any questions regarding the use of program income, please contact Andrew (Andy) Johnson, our office’s lead on Perkins fiscal matters, at Andrew.Johnson@ed.gov or (202) 245-7786.
Sharon Lee Miller
Director, Division of Academic and Technical Education