Formative (Interim) Assessment Grant
Using formative and interim assessments and their data to guide classroom curriculum and provide targeted instruction at the individual level results in increased academic success. Indiana’s Formative (Interim) Assessment Grant provides funding to schools for formative, interim, benchmark, and similar assessment programs and professional development to increase data-driven instructional practices and enrich learning for all students.
All Indiana public school corporations, charter schools, and accredited non-public schools (including Choice schools) are eligible to apply for this grant. Assessment programs are targeted for students in kindergarten through grade 10.
- 2022-2023 Formative (Interim) Assessment School Guidance
The 2022-2023 Formative (Interim) Assessment Grant application is now closed.
- 2022-2023 Formative (Interim) Assessment Vendor Resources
- 2021-2022 Formative (Interim) Assessment School Guidance
The 2021-2022 Formative (Interim) Assessment Grant Final Report Form was due on August 5, 2022.
- 2023-2024 Formative (Interim) Assessment School Guidance
- 2023-2024 Formative (Interim) Assessment Vendor Resources
Each school year, the Indiana Department of Education's (IDOE’s) Office of Student Assessment accepts letters of intent to participate in the Formative Assessment Grant approval process from interested vendors. Vendors must follow the program approval process provided below to request approval. IDOE maintains a list of vendor contacts and alerts vendors via email in late fall regarding the initiation or update to this process.
For general assistance regarding statewide assessments, please contact IDOE’s Office of Student Assessment via email at INassessments@doe.in.gov or phone at (317) 232-9050.