Individuals with Disabilities Education Act Part B (IDEA-B) Funding

FY 2017 IDEA-B Grant Application Webinar

Webinar on the FY17 IDEA B Grant application from May 25, 2016 focused on how to write a clear work plan that corresponds with flow through money to your budget. Please contact Nicole Tousignant at with questions.

The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act is the federal law establishing procedures for special education services for pre-school children, elementary, and secondary students. The federal law under Part B provides for funding to states, " assist them to provide special education and related services to children with disabilities."

IDEA B Grant Application

The Agency of Education is seeking public comment on the state's annual Vermont Part B Federal grant application, which guides supports and services for students aged 3-22 who have, or are at risk of having, special needs. The annual Vermont Part B Federal grant application is now posted for 60 days for public review. As required, the Agency of Education will be accepting public comments for the 30 days from March 22, 2016 to April 22, 2016. Comments and questions can be sent to Cindy Moran, State Director of Special Education by email or US mail.

Cindy Moran at Vermont Agency of Education, 219 North Main Street, Suite 402, Barre, Vermont 05641 or



Cassandra Morton, IDEA-B Grants Specialist, at or (802) 479-1128

Nicole Tousignant, Special Education Finance Manager, at or (802) 479-1137

Page Last Updated on June 8, 2016