Non-Regulatory Guidance: Student Support and Academic Enrichment Grants

This non-regulatory guidance from the U.S. Department of Education discusses the Student Support and Academic Enrichment (SSAE) program that has been authorized to support the capacity of states and districts to support its students. The provisions of SSAE are detailed, including information on allowable uses of SSAE funds, fiscal responsibilities, and local application requirements. These funds can be used only to supplement non-federal funding that would be otherwise be available for authorized activities. SSAE funding can be used to support well-rounded educational opportunities, safe and healthy students, and effective use of technology. Included in this guidance is clarifying information on how SSAE funding should be used, and resources and tools for strategies and programs that can be implemented with SSAE funds.