[Federal Register: February 21, 1997 (Volume 62, Number 35)]
[Page 8005]
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[CFDA NO.: 84.031G]

Endowment Challenge Grant Program; Withdrawal of Closing Date 
Notice Inviting Applications for New Awards for Fiscal Year (FY) 1997

SUMMARY: On August 20, 1996 a notice was published in the Federal 
Register (61 FR 43128) inviting applications for new awards under the 
Endowment Challenge Grant Program for FY 1997. Since the Congress did 
not appropriate FY 1997 funds for the Endowment Challenge Grant 
Program, the Department of Education withdraws this notice inviting 
applications for new awards for FY 1997 under this program. The 
Department will not make new awards in FY 1997.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. William J. Carter, U.S. Department 
of Education, 600 Independence Avenue, S.W., Portals Building, Suite 
CY-80, Washington, D.C. 20202-5337. Telephone: (202) 708-8866. Internet 
address: William__Carter@ed.gov; FAX: (202) 401-7532. Individuals who 
use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal 
Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1-800-877-8339 between 8 a.m. and 8 
p.m. Eastern time, Monday through Friday.

    Program Authority: 20 U.S.C. 1065.

    Dated: February 12, 1997.
David A. Longanecker,
Assistant Secretary for Postsecondary Education.
[FR Doc. 97-4272 Filed 2-20-97; 8:45 am]