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OVAE: Office of Vocational and Adult Education
   Current Section
Announcement of Federal Register Notices for Career and Technical Education Discretionary Grant Programs

On Thursday, February 16, 2012, the Department of Education published the following notices of "Proposed Waivers and Extension of Project Periods" in the Federal Register.

  • Native Hawaiian Career and Technical Education Program (NHCTEP), CFDA Number 84.259A [PDF]
    NHCTEP provides roughly $3 million annually to community-based organizations primarily serving and representing Native Hawaiians to plan, conduct, and administer career and technical programs for Native Hawaiian students. In FY 2009, 8 grants were awarded through a competitive application process for a 3-year period. A new competition is not scheduled at this time.

  • Native American Career and Technical Education Program (NACTEP), CFDA Number 84.101A [PDF]
    NACTEP provides roughly $14.6 million annually to federally-recognized Indian tribes, tribal organizations, Alaskan Native entities, and eligible Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA)-funded schools to provide career and technical education programs for Native Americans and Alaskan Natives. In FY 2007, 30 grants were awarded through a competitive application process for a 5-year period. A new competition is not scheduled at this time.

  • Tribally Controlled Postsecondary Career and Technical Institutions Program; Proposed Waivers and Extension of the Project Period (TCPCTIP), CFDA Number 84.245A [PDF]
    TCPCTIP provides approximately $7.3 million annually to tribally controlled postsecondary career and technical institutions that do not receive federal support under the Tribally Controlled College of University Assistance Act of 1978 or the Navajo Community College Act to provide basic support for the education and training of Native American students in career and technical education programs. In FY 2007, 2 grants were awarded through a competitive application process for a 5-year period. A new competition is not scheduled at this time.

We invite you to submit comments on or before Monday, March 19, 2012. If you prefer to send your comments by email, you must include the appropriate" term" in the "Subject" line of your message.

Terms for Subject line of email:

  • Proposed Waivers and Extension for NHCTEP
  • Proposed Waivers and Extension for NACTEP
  • Proposed Waivers and Extension for TCPCTIP

If you plan to submit comments by mail, send to:

Comments for NACTEP & NHCTEP
Linda Mayo
U.S. Department of Education
400 Maryland Avenue, SW
Room 11075, Potomac Center Plaza
Washington, DC 20202-7241
  — or —   Comments for NACTEP & TCPCTIP
Gwen Washington
U.S. Department of Education
400 Maryland Avenue, SW
Room 11076, Potomac Center Plaza
Washington, DC 20202-7241

Comments received after March 19th will not be considered.


 
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