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The Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act (Perkins V) works to develop more fully the academic knowledge and technical and employability skills of secondary education students and postsecondary education students who elect to enroll in career and technical education programs and programs of study.


Summary of Changes

Career and Technical Education
CTE Program Applications

Any school district or entity wishing to reach ‘Approved CTE Program’ status for school year 2019-2020 must submit an application on or before March 1, 2019. Applications can by submitted using the instructions above and this link- https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QQRKKQ2.

If you have questions or need support in completing the CTE Program Application, contact your regional specialist.

Perkins V Grant Forms

FY20 Perkins Grant Deadlines/Work Flow

Note: Consortiums and Single District Entities are required to fully submit their Perkins Budget Application via the GMS system by June 15, 2019.

Budget applications not received by June 15th will be placed at the top of the list for monitoring check-ups in the coming year.

Note: The final day to submit FY19 (school year 18-19) Perkins Budget Amendments via the GMS system is April 30. After that date budget amendments will not be accepted.

Perkins Reserve Grants

The Perkins Reserve Grants are currently closed for this fiscal year. If assistance is needed regarding follow-up documentation or reimbursement please contact your regional specialist.

For more information, contact Kim Roth at the Department of Education's Division of Career and Technical Education at (605) 280-6362.