ESSER stands for Elementary & Secondary School Emergency Relief. It is included in the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, and is intended to provide emergency relief funds to address the impact of COVID-19 on schools. ESSER funds are also intended to be used by Local Educational Agencies for preventing, preparing for, and responding to COVID-19.
ESSER Allotments and Timeline
Deadline for Spending: September 30, 2022
Deadline for Spending: September 30, 2023
Deadline for Spending: September 30, 2024