Annual Part C Application
Each year Connecticut submits an application to the US Department of Education (USDE) Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) for about $4M in funding to support the administration of Part C of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA Part C).
Here is a link to the FFY19 (7/1/19-6/30/20) DRAFT application
Written comment on the application must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 23, 2019. Comments should be sent to the attention of Alice E. Ridgway, by mail at the Office of Early Childhood, 450 Columbus Boulevard, Hartford, CT, 06103-1835; by Fax 860-622-2789 or by e-mail: Alice.Ridgway@ct.gov.
Two public hearings concerning the proposed application will be held as follows:
1) Monday, April 15, 2018 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Silas Bronson Library, 267 Grand Street, Waterbury, CT 06702
2) Tuesday, April 16, 2018 from 10 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Office of Early Childhood, 450 Columbus Boulevard, Hartford, CT, 06103-1835 in Meeting Room I on the Plaza level of the Grasso, North Tower
This is a link to the application that OSEP approved for the 2018-2019 Federal Fiscal Year (FFY18). That link will take you to a file on the US Dept. of Education website: https://www2.ed.gov/fund/data/award/idea/ptcallyears.html#ct
The following are Policies related to the Federal Application for Part C funds: