QZAB SUMMARY:

What is QZAB? It is a Federal zero interest  program

QZAB Eligibility: 35% or more students on Free/Reduced meals

Use of QZAB Funds: Renovation, Energy, Tech, Equipment, Curriculum (STEM academies)

QZAB Federal Law mandates:

    1. QZAB Match at “reasonable fair market value and relevant to the QZAB academy. Discounts are not acceptable” as per the IRS

    2. QZAB Academy that “prepares students better for college and workforce,” with verifiable student performance evaluations

Comply with these 2 mandates to avoid problems with IRS audit.

QZAB Rate: https://www.treasurydirect.gov/GA-SL/SLGS/selectQTCDate.htm