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Look for your PERSONAL IDENTIFICATION CODE (According to the Registry of Educational Personnel "REP") in an email from the district.

TEACHER AND SCHOOL SUPPPORT STAFF COVID-19 GRANTS BANNER

Program Description

Pursuant to Public Act 166 of 2020, legislation was passed that appropriated funding for the Teacher COVID-19 Grant and School Support COVID-19 Grant Programs.

The Teacher COVID-19 Grant program was created by Public Act 166 of 2020 to recognize the additional time classroom teachers in a district or nonprofit nonpublic school spent outside of normal working hours and additional costs classroom teachers have incurred or experienced to provide a continuity of learning during the period of school closure in 2019-2020 as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The program was funded under Article 5, Section 949p for grants to eligible K-12 classroom teachers.

The School Support COVID-19 Grant program was created by Public Act 166 of 2020 for grants to eligible K-12 school support staff to recognize the additional time spent outside of normal working hours, hazardous conditions, and additional costs school support staff have incurred or experienced to provide services to students during the period of school closure in 2019-2020 as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Please note if you work for a nonprofit nonpublic school you are not eligible for this grant. The program was funded under Article 5, Section 949q for grants to eligible K-12 school support staff.

Applying and Sending Form

Troy School District DOES NOT determine grant eligibility.  The Grant period from April 2, 2020 - June 12, 2020.

Eligibility required affirmation that you worked additional time spent ouside the normal working hours, experienced hazardous conditions, or incurred costs related to ensuring students could effectively participate in the school's continuity of learning plan from April 2, 2020 - June 12, 2020.

The amount of your grant will be based upon your state reported 2019-2020 Full time Equivalency (FTE).  For example, if you were a 0.6 teacher, you will only be eligible for 0.6 x $500 = $300.

If you determine that you are eligible and choose to participate, you MUST follow these instructions:

  • Complete the referenced Form 5734
  • Mail the Form to TSD Central Office at the address below.
    • ATTN:  Teacher and School Support Staff Grant 
    • 4400 Livernois, Troy, MI  48098