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New On 11/1/23, the DHSI Program hosted a TA Webinar for all DHSI grantees. Click here to view the presentation slides.

Click here to view the Logic Model Part 1 (Encore): Theory and Fundamentals webinar on March 23, 2023.

Click here to view the Quarterly Form: Financial Literacy Education for Student Success webinar on February 28, 2023.

Click here to view the HSI Division APR TA Webinar on February 1, 2023.

Click here to view the FY 2023 HSI Division Financial Management Webinar on January 31, 2023.

HSI Technical Assistance Town Halls
We are hosting webinars that feature topics of interest to our grant community. To be a presenter or for further information, please contact for more information.


The Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSI) Division provides grant funding to institutions of higher education to assist with strengthening institutional programs, facilities, and services to expand the educational opportunities for Hispanic Americans and other underrepresented populations.


The HSI Division manages three grant programs:

News and Information

Click here to view the 2023 HSI Division Project Directors’ Conference Agenda.

HSI Eligibility & Waiver Webinar

Here's what you need to know:
  • You must be designated an eligible institution to apply for HSI funding under the Title III and Title V programs.
  • Institutions are eligible to apply for grants if they meet specific statutory and regulatory eligibility requirements.
  • An institution is determined to be eligible by one of three ways: via Pre-eligibility based on NCES data, Application, or Exemption Request

Want to learn more? Join the Hispanic Serving Institutions Division for the HSI Eligibility & Waiver Webinar.

Upcoming Webinars: TBA


The U.S. Department of Education (the Department), Office of Postsecondary Education (OPE), and Division of Hispanic-Serving Institutions are seeking individuals to serve as Peer Reviewers for Notice of Inviting Applications (NIA):

To be considered for a Peer Reviewer you must register.

Questions about becoming a Peer Reviewer

Registration to become a Peer Reviewer

Training for Peer Reviewers


Division Contacts

HSI Division Director Dr. Stacey A. Slijepcevic

Kurrinn M. Abrams
(202) 453-7906

Njeri Clark
(202) 453-6224

Robin Dabney
(202) 453-7908
Richard Gaona
(202) 453-6077

Margarita Melendez
(202) 260-3548

Jymece Seward
(202) 453-6138


U.S. Department of Education
Office of Postsecondary Education
Hispanic-Serving Institutions Division
Institutional Service
400 Maryland Avenue, S.W., 4th Floor
Washington, DC 20202

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Last Modified: 11/16/2023