Charter Schools are funded:

  • on the principle that state funds follow the student
  • they receive appropriate portions of local money from the school districts in which the Charter School students reside
  • they may apply for state and federal start-up funds
  • they may not charge tuition or require students or parents to make donations
  • is subject to the same rules regarding school fees as other public schools

Legislation and Regulation

Charter School Revolving Loan Fund Application

Fiscal Year (FY) 2017

Deadline: July 22, 2016

Application Form

Application Timeline

Budget Detail

Pro Forma Budget Worksheet

Charter School Funding Grants

None at this time.

Charter School Ongoing Funding

None at this time.


Charter School Facilities Financing Application
Utah State Charter School Finance Authority

Charter School Worksheet Template (FY 2015-2016)

Find Grant Opportunities

Utah State Board of Education (USBE):