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Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (OESE): Office of Indian Education (OIE): Indian Education Discretionary Grants Programs: Professional Development Grants Program CFDA Number 84.299B

Who Can Apply

Eligible Applicants(a) An applicant must be an eligible entity which means--(1) An institution of higher education, including an Indian IHE;(2) A State educational agency in consortium with an institution of higher education;(3) An LEA in consortium with an institution of higher education;(4) An Indian tribe or Indian organization in consortium with an institution of higher education; or(5) A Bureau of Indian Education (Bureau)-funded school.(b) Bureau-funded schools are eligible applicants for--(1) An in-service training program; and(2) A pre-service training program when the Bureau-funded school applies in consortium with an institution of higher education that is accredited to provide the coursework and level of degree required by the project.(c) Eligibility of an applicant requiring a consortium with an institution of higher education, including Indian IHEs, requires that the institution of higher education be accredited to provide the coursework and level of degree required by the project.An applicant applying as an Indian organization must demonstrate that the entity meets the definition of "Indian organization" in 34 CFR 263.3. "Indian organization" means an organization that--(1) Is legally established--(i) By tribal or inter-tribal charter or in accordance with State or tribal law; and(ii) With appropriate constitution, by-laws, or articles of incorporation;(2) Includes in its purposes the promotion of the education of Indians;(3) Is controlled by a governing board, the majority of which is Indian;(4) If located on an Indian reservation, operates with the sanction or by charter of the governing body of that reservation;(5) Is neither an organization or subdivision of, nor under the direct control of, any institution of higher education; and(6) Is not an agency of State or local government.The term "Indian institution of higher education" means an accredited college or university within the United States cited in section 532 of the Equity in Educational Land-Grant Status Act of 1994 (7 U.S.C. 301 note), any other institution that qualifies for funding under the Tribally Controlled College or University Assistance Act of 1978 (25 U.S.C. 1801 et seq.), and Din[eacute] College (formerly Navajo Community College) authorized in the Navajo College Assistance Act of 1978 (25 U.S.C. 640a et seq.).

Funding Amounts

Estimated Total Program Funding: $6,000,000
Award Ceiling: $400,000
Expected Number of Awards: 18
07/01/16160701 Apply

Office of Innovation and Improvement (OII): Teacher Quality Partnership Grant Program CFDA Number 84.336S

Who Can Apply

Eligible Applicants: An eligible applicant must be an "eligible partnership" as defined in section 200(6) of the HEA. The term "eligible partnership" means an entity that--(1) Must include:(i) A high-need LEA;(ii)(A) A high-need school or consortium of high-need schools served by the high-need LEA, or(B) As applicable, a high-need ECE program;(iii) A partner institution;(iv) A school, department, or program of education within such partner institution, which may include an existing teacher professional development program with proven outcomes within a four-year IHE that provides intensive and sustained collaboration between faculty and LEAs consistent with the requirements of title II of the HEA;(v) A school or department of arts and sciences within such partner institution; and(2) May include any of the following--(i) The Governor of the State.(ii) The State educational agency.(iii) The State board of education.(iv) The State agency for higher education.(v) A business.(vi) A public or private nonprofit educational organization.(vii) An educational service agency.(viii) A teacher organization.(ix) A high-performing LEA, or a consortium of such LEAs, that can serve as a resource to the partnership.(x) A charter school (as defined in section 5210 of the ESEA).(xi) A school or department within the partner institution that focuses on psychology and human development.(xii) A school or department within the partner institution with comparable expertise in the disciplines of teaching, learning, and child and adolescent development.(xiii) An entity operating a program that provides alternative routes to State certification of teachers. Any of the mandatory or optional entities in the partnership may be the fiscal agent of the grant.Note: So that the Department can confirm the eligibility of the LEA(s) that an applicant proposes to serve, applicants must include information in their applications that demonstrates that each LEA to be served by the project is a "high-need LEA" (as defined in this notice and in section 200(10) of the HEA).Applicants should review the application package for additional information on determining whether an LEA meets the definition of "high-need LEA."Additionally, applicants must also partner with a school or department of arts and sciences within the partner institution. More i

Funding Amounts

Estimated Total Program Funding: $5,000,000
Award Ceiling: $1,500,000
Expected Number of Awards: 3
07/07/16160707 Apply

Office of Innovation and Improvement (OII): Investing in Innovation (I3) Fund: Validation Grants CFDA Number 84.411B

Who Can Apply

Eligible Applicants: Entities eligible to apply for i3 grants include either of the following:(a) An LEA.(b) A partnership between a nonprofit organization and--(1) One or more LEAs; or(2) A consortium of schools.Statutory Eligibility Requirements: Except as specifically set forth in the Note about Eligibility for an Eligible Applicant that Includes a Nonprofit Organization that follows, to be eligible for an award, an eligible applicant must--(a)(1) Have significantly closed the achievement gaps between groups of students described in section 1111(b)(2) of the ESEA (economically disadvantaged students, students from major racial and ethnic groups, students with limited English proficiency, students with disabilities); or(2) Have demonstrated success in significantly increasing student academic achievement for all groups of students described in that section;(b) Have made significant improvements in other areas, such as high school graduation rates (as defined in this notice) or increased recruitment and placement of high-quality teachers and principals, as demonstrated with meaningful data;(c) Demonstrate that it has established one or more partnerships with the private sector, which may include philanthropic organizations, and that organizations in the private sector will provide matching funds in order to help bring results to scale; and(d) In the case of an eligible applicant that includes a nonprofit organization, provide in the application the names of the LEAs with which the nonprofit organization will partner, or the names of the schools in the consortium with which it will partner. If an eligible applicant that includes a nonprofit organization intends to partner with additional LEAs or schools that are not named in the application, it must describe in the application the demographic and other characteristics of these LEAs and schools and the process it will use to select them.

Funding Amounts

Estimated Total Program Funding: $23,000,000
Award Ceiling: $11,500,000
Expected Number of Awards: 2
07/15/16160715 Apply

Office of Innovation and Improvement (OII): Teacher Incentive Fund (TIF) CFDA Number 84.374A

Who Can Apply

Eligibility Information1. Eligible Applicants: (a) LEAs, including charter schools that are LEAs.(b) States that apply with one or more LEAs.(c) Nonprofit organizations that apply in partnership with one or more LEAs or an LEA and State.

Funding Amounts

Estimated Total Program Funding: $70,000,000
Award Ceiling: None
Expected Number of Awards: 10
07/15/16160715 Apply

Office of Innovation and Improvement (OII): American History and Civics Academies Program CFDA Number 84.422A

Who Can Apply

Eligible Applicants: Eligible applicants include: Local educational agencies; Institutions of higher education; and Other public and private agencies, organizations, and institutions, including cultural institutions and museums.To be eligible to receive an award, an applicant must include in its application evidence of its expertise in historical methodology or the teaching of history.Note: If more than one eligible entity wishes to form a consortium and jointly submit a single application, they must follow the procedures for group applications described in 34 CFR 75.127 through 34 CFR 75.129.

Funding Amounts

Estimated Total Program Funding: $1,785,000
Award Ceiling: None
Expected Number of Awards: 1
07/15/16160715 Apply

Office of Innovation and Improvement (OII): Investing in Innovation (I3) Fund: Scale-up Grants CFDA Number 84.411A

Who Can Apply

Eligible Applicants: Entities eligible to apply for i3 grants include either of the following:(a) An LEA.(b) A partnership between a nonprofit organization and--(1) One or more LEAs; or(2) A consortium of schools.Statutory Eligibility Requirements: Except as specifically set forth in the Note about Eligibility for an Eligible Applicant that Includes a Nonprofit Organization that follows, to be eligible for an award, an eligible applicant must--(a)(1) Have significantly closed the achievement gaps between groups of students described in section 1111(b)(2) of the ESEA (economically disadvantaged students, students from major racial and ethnic groups, students with limited English proficiency, students with disabilities); or(2) Have demonstrated success in significantly increasing student academic achievement for all groups of students described in that section;(b) Have made significant improvements in other areas, such as high school graduation rates (as defined in this notice) or increased recruitment and placement of high-quality teachers and principals, as demonstrated with meaningful data;(c) Demonstrate that it has established one or more partnerships with the private sector, which may include philanthropic organizations, and that organizations in the private sector will provide matching funds in order to help bring results to scale; and(d) In the case of an eligible applicant that includes a nonprofit organization, provide in the application the names of the LEAs with which the nonprofit organization will partner, or the names of the schools in the consortium with which it will partner. If an eligible applicant that includes a nonprofit organization intends to partner with additional LEAs or schools that are not named in the application, it must describe in the application the demographic and other characteristics of these LEAs and schools and the process it will use to select them.

Funding Amounts

Estimated Total Program Funding: $40,000,000
Award Ceiling: $20,000,000
Expected Number of Awards: 2
07/15/16160715 Apply

Office of Postsecondary Education (OPE): Undergraduate International Studies and Foreign Language (UISFL) Program: CFDA Number 84.016A

Who Can Apply

Eligible Applicants: (1) IHEs; (2) consortia of IHEs; (3) partnerships between nonprofit educational organizations and IHEs; and (4) public and private nonprofit agencies and organizations, including professional and scholarly associations.

Funding Amounts

Estimated Total Program Funding: $2,257,434
Award Ceiling: $150,000
Expected Number of Awards: 24
07/22/16160722 Apply

Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (OESE) and Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS): Comprehensive Centers Program: National Comprehensive Center on Improving Literacy for Students with Disabilities CFDA Number 84.

Who Can Apply

Eligible Applicants: Research organizations, institutions, agencies, institutions of higher education, or partnerships among such entities, or individuals, with the demonstrated ability or capacity to carry out the activities described in this notice.

Funding Amounts

Estimated Total Program Funding: $1,475,000
Award Ceiling: $1,475,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
07/25/16160725 Apply

Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (OESE): Promoting Student Resilience (PSR) Program CFDA Number 84184C

Who Can Apply

Eligible Applicants: LEAs, or consortia of LEAs, from a community that has experienced Significant civil unrest.

Funding Amounts

Estimated Total Program Funding: $4,750,000
Award Ceiling: $2,375,000
Expected Number of Awards: 2
07/25/16160725 Apply

Office of Postsecondary Education (OPE): Fulbright-Hays Group Projects Abroad Program CFDA Number 84.021A

Who Can Apply

Eligible Applicants: (1) IHEs, (2) State departments of education, (3) Private nonprofit educational organizations, and (4) Consortia of these entities.

Funding Amounts

Estimated Total Program Funding: $2,792,440
Award Ceiling: $250,000
Expected Number of Awards: 20
08/01/16160801 Apply

Office of English Language Acquisition (OELA): Data Disaggregation Initiative Program CFDA Number 84.365D

Who Can Apply

Eligible Applicants: SEAs in consortia with one or more LEAs. (20 U.S.C. 6821)

Funding Amounts

Estimated Total Program Funding: $1,000,000
Award Ceiling: None
Expected Number of Awards: 4
08/01/16160801 Apply

Institute of Education Sciences (IES): Low-Cost, Short-Duration Evaluation of Special Education Interventions CFDA Number 84.324L

Who Can Apply

Eligible Applicants: Applicants that have the ability and capacity to conduct scientifically valid research are eligible to apply. Eligible applicants include, but are not limited to, nonprofit and for-profit organizations and public and private agencies and institutions of higher education, such as colleges and universities.

Funding Amounts

Estimated Total Program Funding: Not Available
Award Ceiling: None
Expected Number of Awards: Not Available
08/04/16160804 Apply

Institute of Education Sciences (IES): Research Networks Focused on Critical Problem of Education Policy and Practice CFDA Number 84.305N

Who Can Apply

Eligible Applicants: Applicants that have the ability and capacity to conduct scientifically valid research are eligible to apply. Eligible applicants include, but are not limited to, nonprofit and for-profit organizations and public and private agencies and institutions of higher education, such as colleges and universities.

Funding Amounts

Estimated Total Program Funding: Not Available
Award Ceiling: None
Expected Number of Awards: Not Available
08/04/16160804 Apply

Institute of Education Sciences (IES): Education Research CFDA Number 84.305A

Who Can Apply

Eligible Applicants: Applicants that have the ability and capacity to conduct scientifically valid research are eligible to apply. Eligible applicants include, but are not limited to, nonprofit and for-profit organizations and public and private agencies and institutions of higher education, such as colleges and universities.

Funding Amounts

Estimated Total Program Funding: Not Available
Award Ceiling: None
Expected Number of Awards: Not Available
08/04/16160804 Apply

Institute of Education Sciences (IES): Statistical and Research Methodology in Education CFDA Number 84.305D

Who Can Apply

Eligible Applicants: Applicants that have the ability and capacity to conduct scientifically valid research are eligible to apply. Eligible applicants include, but are not limited to, nonprofit and for-profit organizations and public and private agencies and institutions of higher education, such as colleges and universities.

Funding Amounts

Estimated Total Program Funding: Not Available
Award Ceiling: None
Expected Number of Awards: Not Available
08/04/16160804 Apply

Institute of Education Sciences (IES): Low-Cost, Short-Duration Evaluation of Education Interventions CFDA Number 84.305L

Who Can Apply

Eligible Applicants: Applicants that have the ability and capacity to conduct scientifically valid research are eligible to apply. Eligible applicants include, but are not limited to, nonprofit and for-profit organizations and public and private agencies and institutions of higher education, such as colleges and universities.

Funding Amounts

Estimated Total Program Funding: Not Available
Award Ceiling: None
Expected Number of Awards: Not Available
08/04/16160804 Apply

Institute of Education Sciences (IES): Partnerships and Collaborations Focused on Problems of Practice or Policy CFDA Number 84.305H

Who Can Apply

Eligible Applicants: Applicants that have the ability and capacity to conduct scientifically valid research are eligible to apply. Eligible applicants include, but are not limited to, nonprofit and for-profit organizations and public and private agencies and institutions of higher education, such as colleges and universities.

Funding Amounts

Estimated Total Program Funding: Not Available
Award Ceiling: None
Expected Number of Awards: Not Available
08/04/16160804 Apply

Institutes of Education Sciences (IES): Research Training Programs in the Education Sciences CFDA Number 84.305B

Who Can Apply

Eligible Applicants: Applicants that have the ability and capacity to conduct scientifically valid research are eligible to apply. Eligible applicants include, but are not limited to, nonprofit and for-profit organizations and public and private agencies and institutions of higher education, such as colleges and universities.

Funding Amounts

Estimated Total Program Funding: Not Available
Award Ceiling: None
Expected Number of Awards: Not Available
08/04/16160804 Apply

Institute of Education Sciences (IES): Special Education Research CFDA Number 84.324A

Who Can Apply

Eligible Applicants: Applicants that have the ability and capacity to conduct scientifically valid research are eligible to apply. Eligible applicants include, but are not limited to, nonprofit and for-profit organizations and public and private agencies and institutions of higher education, such as colleges and universities.

Funding Amounts

Estimated Total Program Funding: Not Available
Award Ceiling: None
Expected Number of Awards: Not Available
08/04/16160804 Apply

Institute of Education Sciences (IES): Research Training Programs in Special Education CFDA Number 84.324B

Who Can Apply

Eligible Applicants: Applicants that have the ability and capacity to conduct scientifically valid research are eligible to apply. Eligible applicants include, but are not limited to, nonprofit and for-profit organizations and public and private agencies and institutions of higher education, such as colleges and universities.

Funding Amounts

Estimated Total Program Funding: Not Available
Award Ceiling: None
Expected Number of Awards: Not Available
08/04/16160804 Apply

Office of Postsecondary Education (OPE): American Overseas Research Centers (AORC) Program CFDA Number 84.274A

Who Can Apply

Eligible Applicants: Consortia of United States institutions of higher education that receive more than 50 percent of their funding from public or private United States sources, have a permanent presence in the country in which the center is located, and are organizations described in section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, which are exempt from taxation under section 501(a) of such code.

Funding Amounts

Estimated Total Program Funding: $650,000
Award Ceiling: $65,000
Expected Number of Awards: 10
08/04/16160804 Apply


   
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