Eligible applicants include:
- institutions of higher education (IHEs),
- local education agencies (LEAs),
- nonprofit organizations,
- state education agencies (SEAs), and
- other organizations and/or agencies.
In addition to the categories above, public charter schools that are LEAs under state law, other public agencies, private nonprofit organizations, for-profit organizations, outlying areas (American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands, and the U.S. Virgin Islands), freely associated states, and Indian tribes or tribal organizations.