Finding the funding for a new program can pose a challenge to school districts with limited budgets and many competing needs. Luckily, there are numerous federal funding streams that may be used to purchase SEL professional development solutions. SEL is explicitly identified as a qualified use of funds in a few of these federal funding programs. SEL also implicitly qualifies for funding in a number of programs under which allowable expenditures include promoting academic achievement, improving school climate, implementing behavioral supports, anti-bullying programs, violence prevention, fostering mental well-being, and other interventions. Bottom line: There are options! Learn more about funding options, and how Fly Five qualifies for federal funding, in this report.