Office of Accountability

Small, Rural School Achievement Program (SRSA) – administered by USDOE through an on-line application


SRSA-Eligible LEAs

  • If LEAs are eligible for SRSA, they may choose to participate in REAP-FLEX through NYSED’s Consolidated Application.

How SRSA Eligibility is Determined

To be eligible to participate in SRSA, the local educational agency (LEA) must meet the following criteria:

For purposes of eligibility, the average daily attendance figure includes the students in all of the public schools in an LEA.

Applying for SRSA funds

  • The application process for SRSA is done electronically only through USDOE, via the ED G5 website external link
  • Toll-free ED Grants Hotline number for assistance with the SRSA application process: 1-888-336-8930
  • LEAs that were eligible for this funding in the past are not required to submit an application in future years. USDOE will make the current funding awards to these districts by rolling over previous years’ application data.   
Last Updated: June 15, 2016