Grant Announcement: High School Equivalency Program (HEP)

Description: Purpose of Program: The HEP is designed to assist migratory or seasonal farmworkers (or immediate family members of such workers) 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: December 2, 2019.
Award Ceiling: $475,000
Close Date: Jan 28, 2020
Deadline for Notice of Intent to Apply:
Deadline for Transmittal of Applications: January 28, 2020. Deadline for Intergovernmental Review: March 30, 2020.
Estimated Total Program Funding: $5,700,000
Expected Number of Awards: 12