HOW TO RECEIVE CRRSA FUNDS
Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations (CRRSA) Funding Information
On December 27, 2020, the President signed into law the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2021 (CRRSA Act). The CRRSA Act provides over $80 billion nationwide in a second Education Stabilization Fund to prevent, prepare for and respond to the coronavirus. On March 10, 2021 the American Rescue Plan (ARP) was passed and another $123 billion was added to the ESSER Funds.
Each school district must apply to its state’s SEA (the Department of Education or Office of Public Instruction) to receive its funding.
Between CRRSA and ARP, the funding is broken down into four categories: