Coronavirus Relief (or Headache?): Recent Guidance and Updates on CARES Act Funding
Through the Coronavirus Relief Fund, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act provides for payments to State, Local, and Tribal governments navigating the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak. But are these funds federal grants? (No!) Does the Uniform Grant Guidance apply to them? (Only certain sections!) What are the allowable uses? Period of availability? This webinar will focus on federal funding through the CARES Act available to States and local school districts, the allowable uses of those funds, the differing periods of availability, and the ever-changing guidance and requirements that attach to those funds!
Who Will Benefit?
This webinar is of value to all federal granting agencies, federal grant recipients, and everyone who works with federal grants, including:
- Grant and program administrators
- Grant program staff
- State, district and school personnel
- Program monitors
What Will You Learn?
- Learn what funding is available under the CARES Act for state and local governments and education entities;
- Understand the periods of availability of the different funding streams;
- Be provided information regarding allowable uses of different CARES Act and Emergency relief funds;
- Become familiar with the most recent updates to guidance and FAQs for those funds; and
- Appreciate the requirements and consequences of accepting and expending CARES Act funds.
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