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Last Competition: FY 2015
Applications Available: December 18, 2014
Deadline for Transmitting Applications: February 2, 2015

Federal Register Notices

NOTE: The Notice Inviting Applications was published before the Department adopts the Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and 20 U.S.C. 1070a-11 and 20 U.S.C. 1070a-14.

  • Correction to Notice Inviting Applications for New Awards for FY 2015 PDF, 147K

NOTE: Some of the links to the studies cited in the Notice Inviting Applications are no longer operational. The correct links for the three studies are as follows:

Current Application

Please note that the FY 2015 grant competition for the Student Support Services Program is closed.

Tips and Assistance

FY 2015 Student Support Services (SSS) Grant Competition Update Webinar was held January 15, 2015. Here are the materials related to the evidence presentation from the webinar:

  • Evidence portion of January 15, 2015 webinar MS Word, 61K
  • Presentation from Marsha Silverberg, Institute of Education Sciences MS PowerPoint, 311K
  • Presentation from Greg Walton, Stanford University (non-cognitive intervention) MS PowerPoint, 1.1M
  • Presentation from Nicole Stephens, Northwestern University (non-cognitive intervention) MS PowerPoint, 3.6M
  • Presentation from Rachel Baker, Stanford University (counseling intervention) MS PowerPoint, 451K

FY 2015 SSS technical assistance pre-application workshops were also conducted. Contact the program office for followup information about the workshops.

Application Contacts

Reshone Moore, (202) 502-7893
Lavelle Wright, (202) 502-7674

U.S. Department of Education
Student Support Services Program
1990 K Street, N.W., Suite 7000
Mail Stop OPE-K-7-7063
Washington, DC 20006
Telephone: (202) 502-7600


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Last Modified: 12/07/2015