Initiatives and Resources


Funding Opportunity

NOTICE: The proposal due date has been extended by one week to March 31, 2021.

The Federal Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) of 2014 requires that states solicit applicants to compete for Adult Education and Literacy funds (AEL). The Vermont Agency of Education is currently seeking applications for the period of July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2023.


  • Funding opportunity and grant application released – February 4, 2021
  • Intent to Apply Form (Appendix B) (optional) due – March 5, 2021
  • Applicant Workshops (optional) – February 22, 2021 and March 4, 2021
  • *UPDATED* Proposal due date – March 31, 2021 (4:30pm) - Proposal Submission Form
  • Awards announced by – May 7, 2021
  • Grant period begins – July 1, 2021

Grant Application and Materials

Policies and manuals:

Other resources:

COVID-19 Guidance

Please visit COVID-19 Guidance for Vermont Schools for a complete list of AOE guidance related to COVID-19.


Email Robin Castle, State Director of Adult Education & Literacy,  or call (802) 828-0508.

Contact Us

Vermont Agency of Education
Secretary Daniel M. French
1 National Life Drive, Davis 5
Montpelier, VT 05620-2501

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