National Center on Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), Tribally Controlled Colleges and Universities (TCCUs), and Other Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs) to Diversify the Workforce Serving Children with Disabilities, ALN 84.325B

Active
No
Status
Posted
Published Date
March 19th, 2024
Close Date
May 15th, 2024
Total Funding
$1,500,000.00
Award Ceiling
$1,500,000.00
Expected No. Awards
1
Opportunity No.
ED-GRANTS-031924-001

Agency

Department of Education (ED)

Eligible Applicants

Others

Funding Category

Education

Funding Instrument

Cooperative Agreement

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The Department of Education has posted a grant opportunity titled "National Center on Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), Tribally Controlled Colleges and Universities (TCCUs), and Other Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs) to Diversify the Workforce Serving Children with Disabilities, ALN 84.325B". This grant aims to address the need for personnel preparation in special education, early intervention, related services, and regular education to work with children with disabilities. The grant seeks to ensure that personnel have the necessary knowledge, skills, and competencies derived from scientifically based research to effectively serve these children. The funding instrument type for this opportunity is a Cooperative Agreement, and it falls under the category of Education. The grant does not require cost sharing or matching. The estimated total program funding is $1,500,000, with an expected number of awards being 1. The deadline for application submission is May 15, 2024. Eligible applicants include Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), Tribally Controlled Colleges and Universities (TCCUs), Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs), and private nonprofit organizations that have the legal authority to enter into grants and cooperative agreements with the Federal government on behalf of an HBCU, TCCU, or MSI. For more information and to access the official application notice, please visit the following link: Additional Information. For further inquiries, you may contact Tracie Dickson at tracie.dickson@ed.gov or (202) 987-0145.

Description

Note: Each funding opportunity description is a synopsis of information in the Federal Register application notice. For specific information about eligibility, please see the official application notice. The official version of this document is the document published in the Federal Register. Free Internet access to the official edition of the Federal Register and the Code of Federal Regulations is available on GPO Access at: http://www.access.gpo.gov/nara/index.html. Please review the official application notice for pre-application and application requirements, application submission information, performance measures, priorities and program contact information. For the addresses for obtaining and submitting an application, please refer to our Revised Common Instructions for Applicants to Department of Education Discretionary Grant Programs, published in the Federal Register on December 7, 2022. Purpose of Program: The purposes of this program are to (1) help address State-identified needs for personnel preparation in special education, early intervention, related services, and regular education to work with children, including infants, toddlers, and youth with disabilities; and (2) ensure that those personnel have the necessary knowledge, skills, and competencies derived from practices that have been determined through scientifically based research, to be successful in serving those children. Assistance Listing Number (ALN) 84.325B.

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Opportunity Lifecycle

Title
Type
Grant