Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

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A Division of the Arkansas Department of Education Registration Information

In accordance with 2 CFR 25.200, any entity receiving federal funds must be registered in the System for Award Management (SAM) and continue to maintain an active SAM registration at all times while receiving federal funds through the system. The Arkansas Department of Education monitors these registrations to ensure federal funds are only disbursed to entities with an active SAM registration.

Important Documents Registration Process (PDF)
SAM Entity Administrator Letter Template (Word)
Other Important Information and Helpful Hints (PDF)
SAM Registration Status List (PDF)

Useful Links -
Federal Service Desk -
Dun & Bradstreet -
Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) -

For more information, please contact:

April Cooper, Federal Funding
Phone:  501-683-5291
Mahoganey Franklin, Federal Funding
Phone:  501-682-4482
Amy Thomas, Federal Finance Coordinator
Phone:  501-682-3636

State Standards

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Licensure & Certification

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