Monthly Archives: March 2019

Grant Announcement: Full-Service Community Schools (FSCS) Program

Description: Purpose of Program: The Full-Service Community Schools program is authorized by sections 4621-4623 and 4625 of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, as amended by the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESEA). This program provides support for the planning, implementation, and operation of full-service community schools that improve the coordination, integration, accessibility, and effectiveness of services for children and families, particularly for children attending high-poverty schools, including high-poverty rural schools.

Applications Available: February 27, 2019.
Award Ceiling: $2,500,000
Close Date: Apr 15, 2019
Deadline for Notice of Intent to Apply: March 18, 2019
Deadline for Transmittal of Applications: April 15, 2019.
Estimated Total Program Funding: $4,142,281
Expected Number of Awards: 8
link: www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportuni…

Grant Announcement: Awards for Faculty

Description: The NEH Awards for Faculty program seeks to strengthen the humanities at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), Hispanic-Serving Institutions, and Tribal Colleges and Universities by encouraging and expanding humanities research opportunities for individual faculty and staff members. Awards support individuals pursuing scholarly research that is of value to humanities scholars, students, and/or general audiences. The program offers applicants flexibility in project types and award periods. Common to all projects must be humanities research. Eligible projects include • humanities research in primary and secondary materials leading to the development of books, monographs, peer-reviewed articles, e-books, digital materials, translations with annotations or a critical apparatus, critical editions, or other scholarly resources; • humanities research related to institutional or community goals or interests, such as projects that draw on institutional or community archival collections; and • humanities research leading to the improvement of an existing undergraduate course, including the development of humanities resources (for example, oral histories, identification of previously unavailable primary sources, historical or literary collections).

Applications Available:
Award Ceiling: $60,000
Close Date: Apr 10, 2019
Deadline for Notice of Intent to Apply:
Deadline for Transmittal of Applications:

link: www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportuni…

Grant Announcement: College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP)

Description: Purpose of Program: CAMP is designed to assist eligible persons who are enrolled or are admitted for enrollment on a full-time basis at an institution of higher education (IHE) complete their first academic year.

Applications Available: February 8, 2019.
Award Ceiling: $425,000
Close Date: Apr 09, 2019
Deadline for Notice of Intent to Apply:
Deadline for Transmittal of Applications: April 9, 2019. Deadline for Intergovernmental Review: June 10, 2019. Pre-Application Webinar Information: The Department will hold a pre-application workshop via webinar for prospective applicants on February 20, 2019, 1:30 p.m. Eastern Time.
Estimated Total Program Funding: $4,823,000
Expected Number of Awards: 12
link: www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportuni…

Grant Announcement: High School Equivalency Program (HEP)

Description: Purpose of Program: The HEP is designed to assist eligible persons to obtain the equivalent of a secondary school diploma and subsequently to gain improved employment, enter into military service, or be placed in an institution of higher education (IHE) or other postsecondary education or training.

Applications Available: February 8, 2019.
Award Ceiling: $475,000
Close Date: Apr 09, 2019
Deadline for Notice of Intent to Apply:
Deadline for Transmittal of Applications: April 9, 2019. Deadline for Intergovernmental Review: June 10, 2019. Pre-Application Webinar Information: The Department will hold a pre-application workshop via webinar for prospective applicants on February 20, 2019, 1:30 p.m. Eastern Time.
Estimated Total Program Funding: $6,431,000
Expected Number of Awards: 14
link: www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportuni…

Grant Announcement: Education Innovation and Research (EIR) Program – Mid-phase Grants

Description: Purpose of Program: The EIR program, established under section 4611 of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, as amended (ESEA),provides funding to create, develop, implement, replicate, or take to scale entrepreneurial, evidence-based, field-initiated innovations to improve student achievement and attainment for high-need students; and rigorously evaluate such innovations. The EIR program is designed to generate and validate solutions to persistent education challenges and to support the expansion of those solutions to serve substantially larger numbers of students. The central design element of the EIR program is its multi-tier structure that links the amount of funding an applicant may receive to the quality of the evidence supporting the efficacy of the proposed project, with the expectation that projects that build this evidence will advance through EIR's grant tiers: “Early-phase,” “Mid-phase,” and “Expansion.”

Applications Available: February 1, 2019.
Award Ceiling: $8,000,000
Close Date: Apr 02, 2019
Deadline for Notice of Intent to Apply: February 21, 2019
Deadline for Transmittal of Applications:
Estimated Total Program Funding: $125,000,000
Expected Number of Awards: 15
link: www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportuni…