CARES Act & Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund

The Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund II (HEERF II), authorized by the Coronavirus Response & Relief Supplement Appropriations Act, authorizes $81.88 billion in support for education. This fund, signed into law on December 27, 2020, is in addition to the $30.75 billion provided in the Spring of 2020 through the Coronavirus Aid, Recovery & Economic Security (CARES) Act.

Many E&I contracted suppliers offer products and services that are eligible for use under these relief monies. Please contact your E&I Member Representative or the contracted supplier for more information and assistance in using your federal funding.

Department of Education
CARES Act | Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund
CRRSAA | Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF II)
Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund III Frequently Asked Questions

The Education Trust
The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 | What’s in It for Equity

National Association of College & University Business Officers [NACUBO]

HEERF | Resource Center

The Office of Elementary & Second Education
K-12 | Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief Fund

Future Ed
K12 | What Congressional COVID Funding Means for K-12 Schools 

National Conference of State Legislators
COVID-19 Economic Relief Bill

State Allocation Table
K-12 | Coronavirus Funding

Division By Division 
H.R. 133 | Covid-19 Relief Provisions 

Division By Division 
H.R. 133 | Appropriations Provisions 

American School & University: Green Solutions for School Design and Operations
District Administration : How Districts Can Maximize Once-in-a-Generation Federal Funding
University Business: American Rescue Plan funds released: 3 ways to spend them

E&I Suppliers Can Help

Avantor, delivered by VWR
B&H Photo Video
Baker Company
Carrier Corporation
Carrier Enterprise
Columbia Advisory Group (CAG)
Ferguson Facilities Supply