CARES Act

Information on the Education Stabilization Fund under the CARES Act, providing emergency funds to help K-12 schools deal with the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.

(Updated regularly)

K-12 Emergency Education
Funds Available

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act was signed on March 27, 2020. The economic stimulus package includes $30 billion to support K-12 schools and U.S. colleges and universities. The funding is flexible, giving states the ability to make decisions that best meet their individual circumstances. To learn more, visit the U.S. Department of Education website.