Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institutions Program

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Applicant Information

There are two application processes for this program -- one for eligibility and one for grant funding.

Application for Eligibility

You must be designated an eligible institution before applying for funding under this program. The latest application to request designation as an eligible institution and to request a waiver of the non-federal cost share requirement is available. Please note the closing date(s) and refer to the Federal Register Notice.


Information for Grant Funding


Last competition: FY 2015 (84.031L)
Application deadline: May 19, 2015 at 4:30 p.m. Washington, DC time

Federal Register Notices

Current Application

The FY 2015 competition is now closed. The archived application below should be used for reference only. For your reference, the Department has provided a forms library. Some of the forms referenced in this document may be found in the forms library.

  • Archived FY 2015 grant application: MS Word (322K) | PDF (767K)

Tips and Assistance

Technical Assistance webinars were scheduled for March 26 and March 31, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. Washington, DC time.

Application Contacts

Pearson Owens
Telephone: (202) 502-7804

Don Crews
Telephone: (202) 502-7574

Robyn M. Wood
Telephone: (202) 502-7437

Mailing Address:
U.S. Department of Education, OPE
Higher Education Programs
Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institutions Program
1990 K Street, N.W., 6th floor
Mail Stop K-OPE-6-6055
Washington, DC 20006
Main Telephone: (202) 502-7777
Fax: (202) 502-7861


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Last Modified: 08/31/2015