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The Department is pleased to invite 118 Development pre-applicants to submit an application for the FY 2014 Full Application Development Competition. The Department encourages applicants to review the documents on this page and other i3 pages to learn more about the i3 competition.

The chart in the following document lists the highly rated Development pre-applicants that have been invited to submit a full application.

Development Pre-Applications Highly Rated Document download files MS Excel (52 KB).

The following document provides an explanation of the Development Pre-Application review process.

Development Pre-Applications Process Overview Document download files MS Word (56 KB).

To access webinars for 2014 applicants, click HERE


FY 2014 Development Competition (Full Application)

TIMELINE FOR FY 2014 DEVELOPMENT FULL APPLICATION COMPETITION

Deadline for Transmittal of Full Applications: August 11, 2014

Please note that U.S. Department of Education grant application deadline is 4:30:00 PM Washington, Eastern time. Late applications will not be accepted. The Department is required to enforce the established deadline to ensure fairness to all applicants. No changes or additions to an application will be accepted after the deadline date and time.

Deadline for Intergovernmental Review: October 10, 2014

DEVELOPMENT FULL APPLICATION FORMS

FY 2014 i3 Development Full Application Package download files MS Word (1,589 KB)

Please note that the i3 Application Packages are for applicants to download and use as guides only. Unless the applicant qualifies for an exception to the electronic submission requirement, all i3 grant applications must be submitted electronically via Grants.gov.

To locate the application package go to the Grants.gov website and hover over the “Applicant” tab. Select the “Apply for Grants” option, then click on “Download a Grant Application Package.” Key in the CFDA (84.411) or the Funding Opportunity Number (ED-GRANTS-062514-001). Click “Download Package.”

i3 Applicant Information Sheet download files PDF (173 KB)

The i3 Applicant Information Sheet collects additional information that will assist the Department with the peer review process. All applicants for the Development competition must complete this information sheet.

Eligibility Checklists for FY 2014 Development Full Application Competition

  • i3 LEA Eligibility Checklist download files PDF (39 KB)
    This document is a required eligibility checklist that must be submitted by all eligible applicants applying as a LEA. Each applicant will use this form to list the page numbers where information about i3 statutory requirements can be found within the application.
  • i3 Partnership Eligibility Checklist download files PDF (38 KB)
    This document is a required eligibility checklist that must be submitted by all eligible applicants applying as a nonprofit organization in partnership with one or more LEAs or a consortium of schools. Each applicant will use this form to list the page numbers where information about i3 statutory requirements can be found within the application.

FY 2014 i3 Scale-up and Validation Competitions

On April 23, 2014, the Department published two documents in the Federal Register: the Notices Inviting Applications for the 2014 Scale-Up and Validation competitions.

Please CLICK HERE to access the press release announcing the i3 program's 2014 Scale-Up and Validation competitions.

FY 2014 i3 Scale-up and Validation Applications Overview

For entities interested in submitting a 2014 Scale-up or Validation application, below are the PowerPoint overviews of both the i3 Scale-up and Validation competitions.

Scale-up Overview download files PowerPoint (1.71 MB)

Validation Overview download files PowerPoint (1.67 MB)

Timelines for FY 2014 Scale-up and Validation Competitions

  • Deadline for Transmittal of Applications: Closed
  • Please note that U.S. Department of Education grant application deadline is 4:30:00 PM Eastern time. Late applications will not be accepted. The Department is required to enforce the established deadline to ensure fairness to all applicants. No changes or additions to an application will be accepted after the deadline date and time.

  • Deadline for Intergovernmental Review: 60 calendar days after the deadline date for transmittal of full applications.

Application Materials for Scale-up and Validation Competitions

Scale-up and Validation Application Packages

Scale-up and Validation Application Applicant Information Sheets

  • Scale-up Applicant Information Sheet download files PDF (194 KB)
  • Validation Applicant Information Sheet download files PDF (194 MB)

Please note that the i3 Application Packages are for applicants to download and use as guides only. Unless the applicant qualifies for an exception to the electronic submission requirement, all i3 grant applications must be submitted electronically via Grants.gov.

Each application will be reviewed under the competition it was submitted under in the Grants.gov system, and only applications that are successfully submitted by the established deadline will be peer reviewed. Applicants should be careful that they download the intended i3 application package and to submit their applications under the intended i3 competition.

Eligibility Checklists for both Scale-up and Validation Competitions

  • i3 LEA Eligibility Checklist download files PDF (89 KB) This document is a required eligibility checklist that must be submitted by all eligible applicants applying as a LEA. Each applicant will use this form to list the page numbers where information about i3 statutory requirements can be found within the application.
  • i3 Partnership Eligibility Checklist download files PDF (89 KB) This document is a required eligibility checklist that must be submitted by all eligible applicants applying as a nonprofit organization in partnership with one or more LEAs or a consortium of schools. Each applicant will use this form to list the page numbers where information about i3 statutory requirements can be found within the application.

FY 2014 i3 Development Pre-Application Competition

FY 2014 i3 Development Competition (Pre-Application)

On March 14, 2014, the Department published the Notice Inviting Applications for the 2014 Development Competition.

Please CLICK HERE to access the press release announcing the i3 program's 2014 Pre-Application Development Competition.


TIMELINE FOR FY 2014 DEVELOPMENT COMPETITION (PRE-APPLICATION)
  • Deadline for Transmittal of Pre-Applications: Closed
  • Please note that U.S. Department of Education grant application deadline is 4:30:00 PM Eastern time. Late applications will not be accepted. The Department is required to enforce the established deadline to ensure fairness to all applicants. No changes or additions to an application will be accepted after the deadline date and time.

  • Deadline for Intergovernmental Review: 60 calendar days after the deadline date for transmittal of full applications.

Pre-Application Materials for Development Competition - UPDATED April 4, 2014

  • FY 2014 i3 Development Pre-Application Package - UPDATED April 4,2014 download files MS Word (673 KB)

    Please note that an abstract is required in order to submit an application through Grants.gov. For instructions on the abstract, please review the i3 Development Pre-Application Package.

    Please also note that instructions on completing the Applicant Information Sheet have been updated on the i3 Development Pre-Application Package.

  • FY 2014 i3 Development Pre-Application Applicant Information Sheet - UPDATED March 27, 2014
    download files PDF (150 KB).

    Please note that the i3 Application Packages are for applicants to download and use as guides only. Unless the applicant qualifies for an exception to the electronic submission requirement, all i3 grant applications must be submitted electronically via Grants.gov.


 
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