20 U.S. Code § 9833 - Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate programs
From the amounts appropriated under subsection (l), the Secretary is authorized to award grants, on a competitive basis, to eligible entities to enable the eligible entities to carry out the authorized activities described in subsection (g).
The Secretary may award grants under this section for a period of not more than 5 years.
Each eligible entity desiring a grant under this section shall submit an application to the Secretary at such time, in such manner, and containing such information as the Secretary may reasonably require.
Subject to paragraph (2), each eligible entity that receives a grant under this section shall provide, toward the cost of the activities assisted under the grant, from non-Federal sources, an amount equal to 100 percent of the amount of the grant, except that an eligible entity that is a high-need local educational agency shall provide an amount equal to not more than 50 percent of the amount of the grant.
The Secretary may waive all or part of the matching requirement described in paragraph (1) for any fiscal year for an eligible entity described in subparagraph (A) or (B) of section 9832(2) of this title, if the Secretary determines that applying the matching requirement to such eligible entity would result in serious hardship or an inability to carry out the authorized activities described in subsection (g).
Grant funds provided under this section shall be used to supplement, not supplant, other Federal and non-Federal funds available to carry out the activities described in subsection (g).
There are authorized to be appropriated to carry out this section $75,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2011 through 2013.
2015—Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 114–95, § 9215(i)(3)(A), substituted “any activities carried out under section 7114 or 7117 of this title that provide students access to accelerated learning programs that provide—” and pars. (1) and (2) for “the activities carried out under section 6535 of this title.”
2011—Subsec. (h)(1). Pub. L. 111–358, § 1003(b)(1), substituted “50” for “100” and “100” for “200”.
Subsec. (l). Pub. L. 111–358, § 1003(b)(2), added subsec. (l) and struck out former subsec. (l). Prior to amendment, text read as follows: “There are authorized to be appropriated to carry out this section $75,000,000 for fiscal year 2008, and such sums as may be necessary for each of the 2 succeeding fiscal years.”
Committee on Education and Labor of House of Representatives changed to Committee on Education and the Workforce of House of Representatives by House Resolution No. 5, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, Jan. 5, 2011.
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