National Professional Development Program
For information on the 2016 National Professional Development Grant Competition, please visit the applicant information page at: http://www2.ed.gov/programs/nfdp/applicant.html)
Program Office: English Language Acquisition
CFDA Number: 84.365Z
Program Type: Discretionary/Competitive Grants
Program Description - NPD Program
The NPD Program provides grants for eligible entities to implement professional development activities intended to improve instruction for English Learners (ELs) and assists education personnel working with ELs to meet high professional standards. Professional development activities may include both preservice and inservice activities.