Carol M. White Physical Education Grants Program
|Source:||U.S Dept. Of Education|
|Program:||Carol M. White Physical Education Grants Program|
|Eligibility:|| (a) LEAs, including charter schools that are considered LEAs under State law, and CBOs, including faith-based organizations provided that they meet the applicable statutory and regulatory requirements.
(b) The Secretary limits eligibility under this discretionary grant
competition to LEAs or CBOs that do not currently have an active grant
under PEP. For the purpose of this eligibility requirement, a grant is
considered active until the end of the grant's project or funding
period, including any extensions of those periods that extend the
grantee's authority to obligate funds.
2. (a) Cost Sharing or Matching: In accordance with section 5506 of
the ESEA, the Federal share of the project costs may not exceed (i) 90
percent of the total cost of a program for the first year for which the
program receives assistance; and (ii) 75 percent of such cost for the
second and each subsequent year.
(b) Supplement-Not-Supplant: This competition involves supplement-
not-supplant funding requirements. Funds made available under this
program must be used to supplement, and not supplant, any other
Federal, State, or local funds available for physical education
activities in accordance with section 5507 of the ESEA.
3. Other: An application for funds under this program may provide
for the participation, in the activities funded, of (a) students
enrolled in private nonprofit elementary schools or secondary schools,
and their parents and teachers; or (b) home-schooled students, and
their parents and teachers.
|Purpose:||The Carol M. White Physical Education Program (PEP) Provides Grants To Local Educational Agencies (LEAs) And Community-based Organizations (CBOs) To Initiate, Expand, And Improve Physical Education For Students In Grades K-12. Grant Recipients Must Implement Programs That Help Students Make Progress Toward Meeting State Physical Education Standards.|
|Period:||Up to 36 months.|
|Carlette KyserPegram, U.S. Department of Education, 550 12th Street SW., room 10007, PCP, Washington, DC 20202-6450. Telephone: 202-245-7871 or by email: Carlette.KyserPegram@ed.gov.
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