Process Timeline


Process Timeline

Event Date
Application Submission Deadline September 1st.
Completed applications and all required documents must be received by September 1st.
Award Notification December 1st.
Award notifications, Decline notifications and Award Acceptance packets will be mailed December 1st. In the event that the 1st falls on a Saturday or Sunday, notifications will be sent the following business day.

Please provide a current and valid address to ensure notification delivery.

Award Acceptance Package Return Deadline January 1st.
All completed award acceptance documents must have an original signature and be returned by mail. 

Packets must be received by January 1st.

Award Checks Mailed Early March

Please note: award checks are not processed or mailed from the LRAP office. 

Checks must be mailed to award recipients(EFT service is not available)

Please provide a current and valid mailing address to ensure check delivery.

Employment Recertification Form June 1st

At the end of the required nine month employment period, an employment recertification form will be e-mailed to award recipients to verify their qualified employment.

Employment Recertification Form Return Deadline July 1st

Employment Recertification Forms must be returned by July 1st.

After employment has been recertified, promissory notes are cancelled.

Immediate responses are crucial for LRAP to comply with posted deadline dates.  All questions regarding  LRAP guidelines, program qualifications, awarding, award check processing, and disbursements should be directed to the LRAP Administrator at before a process deadline date approaches.



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