Fiscal Year 2015 IDEA Grant Application

The Fiscal Year (FY) 2015 Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement Act (IDEA) Grant Application for Connecticut’s school districts is now online.  The application can be located on the Connecticut State Department of Education’s (CSDE’s) Web site at, under the Special Education section, subsection Fiscal/RFPS/Grants or by going to:  There have been some additions to the grant, which are necessary to satisfy the federal government’s new requirements.

Although this upcoming fiscal years’ final dollar amounts have not been established by the United States Department of Education, school districts can file their application with preliminary dollar amounts based on their FY 2014 grant applications.

Any questions may be addressed by contacting Brian Cunnane, CSDE, IDEA Funds Manager at or 860-713-6919.