Guidance for Common Prior Approval Requests Under IDEA Parts B and C
This OSEP guidance summarizes the approval process and requirements for three common categories of direct costs for which states must obtain prior approval before using IDEA funds: equipment expenditures, participant support costs, and revision of cost items within budget and program plans. Please also consult the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS) Frequently Asked Questions on Prior Approval from October 2019.
- Part C
- Use of Funds
- Part B
- Allocation of IDEA Part B Subgrants to LEAs
- State Set-Aside
Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP)US Department of Education