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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.

Career and Technical Education
CTE Program Applications

Districts are required to complete an annual CTE program consultation with the DOE Division of Career and Technical Education in conjunction with the SD-CLNA to maintain their program approval status. DCTE Regional Specialists will guide districts through this process on a one on one basis.

Concentrator Definition

GMS Budget Process

Perkins budgets are submitted via the SD DOE’s Grants Management System or GMS as are other grants and funding mechanisms.

Grants Management System

Managing Perkins Assets
Perkins Reserve Grants

General questions regarding Perkins Reserve can be directed to Jamie Boettcher at (605) 220-3441.