[Federal Register: May 10, 1996 (Volume 61, Number 92)]
[Page 21447]
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[CFDA No.: 84.004C]

Desegregation of Public Education--State Educational Agency 
Desegregation Program; Notice of Cancellation of New Awards for Fiscal
Year (FY) 1996

SUMMARY: On December 20, 1995, the Department of Education published a 
notice in the Federal Register (60 FR 65644) inviting applications for 
new awards for FY 1996 for the Desegregation of Public Education--State 
Educational Agency Program. On March 27, 1996, a notice was published 
in the Federal Register (61 FR 13485) extending the closing date for 
receipt of applications to May 9, 1996. The purpose of this notice is 
to advise potential applicants that this competition has been cancelled 
due to lack of funds.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Adell S. Washington, U.S. Department 
of Education, 600 Independence Avenue SW., Suite 4500 Portals, 
Washington, DC 20202-6140. Telephone (202) 260-2495. Individuals who 
use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal 
Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1-800-877-8339 between 8 a.m. and 8 
p.m., Eastern time, Monday through Friday.
    Information about the Department's funding opportunities, including 
copies of application notices for discretionary grant competitions, can 
be viewed on the Department's electronic bulletin board (ED Board), 
telephone (202) 260-9950; on the Internet Gopher Server at 
GOPHER.ED.GOV (under Announcements, Bulletins, and Press Releases); or 
on the World Wide Web at (http://www.ed.gov/money.html). However, the 
official application notice for a discretionary grant competition is 
the notice published in the Federal Register.

    Program Authority: 42 U.S.C. 2000c-1-9

    Dated: May 6, 1996.
Gerald N. Tirozzi,
Assistant Secretary for Elementary and Secondary Education.
[FR Doc. 96-11735 Filed 5-9-96; 8:45 am]