FR Doc E6-3523
[Federal Register: March 13, 2006 (Volume 71, Number 48)]
[Page 12691-12692]
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Notice Reopening the Advanced Placement (AP) Test Fee Fiscal Year 
(FY) 2006 Competition

AGENCY: Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (OESE), Department 
of Education.

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number: 84.330B.

SUMMARY: On January 19, 2006, we published in the Federal Register (71 
FR 3062) a notice inviting applications for the AP Test Fee FY 2006 
competition. The original notice for this FY 2006 competition 
established a February 21, 2006 deadline date for eligible applicants 
to apply for funding under this program.
    In order to afford as many eligible applicants as possible an 
opportunity to receive funding under this program, we are reopening the 
AP Test Fee FY 2006 competition. The new application deadline date for 
the competition is April 12, 2006.

DATES: Deadline for Transmittal of Applications: April 12, 2006, 4:30 
p.m., Washington, DC, time.

    Note: Applications for grants under the AP Test Fee program must 
be submitted electronically using the Apply site. You can 
access the electronic application, along with complete instructions 
for applying via, for the AP Test Fee program at:
 Once you access this site, you will receive 

specific instructions for completing your application and the 
electronic submission process. You must follow these requirements to 
ensure that your application is received by the Department no later 
than 4:30 p.m., Washington, DC, time, on the application deadline 

    Deadline for Intergovernmental Review: The deadline date for 
Intergovernmental Review under Executive Order 12372 remains as 
originally published, April 19, 2006.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Any eligible applicant may apply for funding 
under this program by the deadline in this notice. Eligible applicants 
that submitted their applications for the AP Test Fee FY 2006 
competition to the Department prior to the competition's original 
deadline date of February 21, 2006, are not required to re-submit their 
applications or re-apply in order to be considered for FY 2006 awards 
under this program. We encourage eligible applicants to submit their 
applications as soon as possible to avoid any problems with filing 
electronic applications on the last day. The deadline for submission of 
applications will not be extended any further.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Madeline E. Baggett, U.S. Department 
of Education, 400 Maryland Avenue, SW., room 3C153, Washington, DC 
20202-6200. Telephone: (202) 260-2502 or by e-mail:

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    Dated: March 8, 2006.
Henry L. Johnson,
Assistant Secretary for Elementary and Secondary Education.
[FR Doc. E6-3523 Filed 3-10-06; 8:45 am]