A General Statement of Assurance (GSA) guarantees accountability to the United States and the State by recipients of Federal and State assistance grants. The LEA assures, if awarded a grant, subgrant, or contract that it will accept funds in accordance with applicable Federal and State statutes, regulations, program plans, and applications. The GSA is –
- Submitted annually. The GSA is to be submitted to the Arizona Department of Education (ADE) Grants Management Office by May 15th annually.
- Signed by an authorized representative (blue or black ink).
- ADEConnect User ID (Username and Password).
- County Completion Report Approver Form
Below are the resources for obtaining all information and forms required for filling out the GSA.
- General Directions
- Add/Remove Signers
- Granting User Access
- New Entities
- Updating Information
If you have questions regarding the GSA and its requirements, or need help understanding how to fill it out correctly, call the Grants Management Office at (602) 542-3470 or email at GrantsManagementGroup@azed.gov.
If you are having any trouble downloading the FY2014 GSA, please request a copy via e-mail by contacting Stephanie Ferguson at Stephanie.Ferguson@azed.gov. Note: It is a large file and may take time to download.