The Omnibus Appropriations Act of 2022 (the Act) includes Congressionally directed spending (earmarks) entitled Congressionally Funded Community Projects. The Act identifies these earmarks with the dollar amounts and a brief explanatory statement about the project for which funds must be used. The funds for earmarks are broken down as follows: $140 million for the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education, $249 million for the Office of Postsecondary Education (OPE), and $2.3 million for the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services. Information on this page is for OPE earmarks. A complete list of earmarks can be found below.
Each earmark will be assigned to a program specialist. The assigned program specialist will be listed on the List of Earmarks soon.