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 2016 (84.382B)
Application available: February 22, 2016
Application deadline: April 22, 2016

Federal Register Notices

Current Application

The FY 2016 competition is now closed.

Tips and Assistance

AANAPISI, Part F, FY 2016 Grant Competition Webinars: March 1 and March 9, 2016. A recorded version of the webinars and slides is posted on the YouTube Web site for the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.

Application Contacts

Pearson Owens
Telephone: (202) 453-7997

Don Crews
Telephone: (202) 453-7920

Mailing Address:
U.S. Department of Education
OPE, Higher Education Programs
Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institutions Program
400 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Room 7E311
Washington, DC 20202
Fax: (202) 205-0063


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Last Modified: 08/17/2016