Pension Counseling & Information Projects

Active
No
Status
Posted
Published Date
March 19th, 2024
Close Date
May 20th, 2024
Total Funding
$1,200,000.00
Award Ceiling
$200,000.00
Award Floor
$175,000.00
Expected No. Awards
6
Opportunity No.
HHS-2024-ACL-AOA-PCRP-0015

Agency

Administration for Community Living (HHS-ACL)

Eligible Applicants

Unrestricted

Funding Category

Income Security and Social Services

Funding Instrument

Cooperative Agreement

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The Administration for Community Living is offering a federal grant for Pension Counseling & Information Projects. This program aims to reduce the risk of financial insecurity by empowering individuals through information, resources, and tools. The grant seeks to assist older adults in maintaining or achieving financial stability by promoting an understanding of pension rights. The goal is to maximize the independence of older individuals and empower them to make informed choices for a well-lived retirement. Successful applicants should have a proven track record of advising and representing individuals who have been denied employer or union-sponsored pensions or other retirement savings plan benefits. They should also have the capacity to deliver services on a regional basis and a recognized history of serving economically marginalized older people, with an emphasis on diversity, equity, and inclusion. The grant has an award ceiling of $200,000 and an award floor of $175,000. The estimated total program funding is $1,200,000, and there are expected to be 6 awards. The deadline for electronically submitted applications is May 20, 2024, at 11:59 p.m. ET. For more information and to apply, visit the following link: Pension Counseling & Information Projects.

Description

The goal of the Pension Counseling & Information Program is to reduce the risk of financial insecurity by empowering individuals through information, resources, and tools. The regional counseling projects promote an understanding of pension rights, and seeks to assist older adults in maintaining or achieving financial stability. This program strives to maximize the independence of older individuals, and empower them to make informed choices so that they can live well in retirement. Successful applicants will demonstrate a proven track record of advising and representing individuals who have been denied employer or union-sponsored pensions or other retirement savings plan benefits, and will have the capacity to deliver services on a regional basis. Successful applicants will also have a recognized history of serving older people who may be economically marginalized, with an emphasis on diversity, equity, and inclusion.

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Title
Type
Grant