Federal Grant Opportunities Listed in Past Issues
Demonstration Grants for Indian Children - CFDA# 84.299A
Provides financial assistance to projects to develop, test, and demonstrate the effectiveness of services and programs to improve the educational opportunities and achievement of preschool, elementary, and secondary students. Sponsored by the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education, Office of Indian Education. Announced: July 23, 2002. Deadline: August 22, 2002.
Disability Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRP) Program - CFDA# 84.133A
Improves the effectiveness of services authorized under the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. The DRRP supports activities designed to maximize the full inclusion and self-sufficiency of individuals with disabilities, especially the most severe disabilities. Sponsored by the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services. Announced: July 16, 2002. Deadline: August 15, 2002.
Fund for the Improvement of Education--Ready To Teach; Digital Educational Programming - CFDA# 84.286B
Supports eligible entities to develop, produce, and distribute innovative educational and instructional programming that is designed for use by elementary schools or middle schools and based on challenging State academic content and student academic achievement standards in reading or mathematics. Sponsored by the Office of Educational Research and Improvement. Announced: July 17, 2002. Deadline: August 15, 2002.
High School/High Tech State Grants - SGA 02-14
$500,000 to award two to five competitive grants to further expand the integration of the High School/High Tech (HS/HT) program into the One-Stop Center System established under the Workforce Investment Act of 1998. Sponsored by the Department of Labor, Office of Disability Employment Policy. Announced: July 22, 2002. Deadline: August 21, 2002. Available in PDF Format (531k, 13 pages).
Indian Professional Development - CFDA# 84.299B
The purposes of this program are to (1) increase the number of qualified Indian individuals in professions that serve Indian people; (2) provide training to qualified Indian individuals to become teachers, administrators, teacher aides, social workers, and ancillary educational personnel; and (3) improve the skills of qualified Indian individuals who serve in the capacities described in (2). Activities may include, but are not limited to, continuing programs,
symposia, workshops, conferences, and direct financial support. Sponsored by the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education, Office of Indian Education. Announced: July 23, 2002. Deadline: August 22, 2002.
Innovative Demonstration Grants for Youth With Disabilities - SGA 02-12
$2.5 million for up to 5 competitive grants to fund model demonstration programs designed to enhance the capacity of youth programs working in coordination with the Workforce Investment Act (WIA). Granted by the Office of Disability Employment Policy, U.S. Department of Labor. Announced June 26, 2002. Deadline: August 12, 2002.
Local Flexibility Demonstration Program - CFDA#: N.A.
The purpose of the program is to provide up to 80 local educational agencies (LEAs) with high-quality local flexibility demonstration proposals an opportunity to enter into local flexibility demonstration agreements ("Local-Flex" agreements) with the Secretary. The LEAs that the Secretary selects to participate in the Local-Flex program will have the flexibility to consolidate certain Federal formula grant funds in order to assist them in meeting the State's definition of adequate yearly progress and the LEA's specific measurable goals for improving student achievement and narrowing achievement gaps. Announced: July 19, 2002. Deadline: December 6, 2002.
Rehabilitation Engineering Research Centers (RERC) Program - CFDA# 84.133E-7
The purpose is to improve the effectiveness of services authorized under the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Sponsored by the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services. Announced: June 19, 2002. Deadline: July 19, 2002 (letter of intent); August 19, 2002 (application).
Research and Innovation to Improve Services and Results for Children with Disabilities, Personnel Preparation to Improve Services and Results for Children with Disabilities, and Technical Assistance and Dissemination to Improve Services and Results for Children withDisabilities – CFDA# 84.324V, 84.324G, 84.324Q, 84.325G, 84.325J, 84.325M, 84.325R, 84.325T, 84.326E, 84.326K, 84.326L, and 84.326Y
The purposes are (1) To produce, and advance the use of, knowledge to improve the results of education and early intervention for infants, toddlers, and children with disabilities; (2) To help address State-identified needs for qualified personnel to work with children with disabilities and ensure that those personnel have the skills and knowledge derived from practices that have been determined through research and experience to be successful; and (3) To provide technical assistance and information to improve early intervention, educational, and transitional services and results for children with disabilities and their families; and address systemic-change goals and priorities. Sponsored by the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services. Announced: July 16, 2002. Deadline: August 19, 2002.
Special Education--Personnel Preparation to Improve Services and Results for Children with Disabilities and Technology and Media Services for Individuals with Disabilities - CFDA# 84.325L and 84.327LPrevious 10 | Next 10 Results: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 | 32 | 33 | 34 | 35 | 36
The purposes are (1) to help address State-identified needs for qualified personnel to work with children with disabilities and ensure that these personnel have the skills and knowledge that are needed to serve these children; and (2) to improve results for children with disabilities by promoting the development and use of technology, support educational media activities designed to be of educational value to children with disabilities, and provide support for some captioning, video description, and cultural activities. Sponsored by the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services. Announced: July 8, 2002. Deadline: August 8, 2002.
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