FR Doc 04-19275
[Federal Register: August 23, 2004 (Volume 69, Number 162)]
[Page 51818]
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[CDFA Nos: 84.116A and 84.116B]

Office of Postsecondary Education, Fund for the Improvement of 
Postsecondary Education

ACTION: Notice Announcing Technical Assistance Workshops for Fiscal 
Year (FY) 2005 Comprehensive Program.


SUMMARY: This notice provides information about four workshops to 
assist individuals interested in learning more about the Fiscal Year 
(FY) 2005 programs of the Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary 
Education (FIPSE). Program staff will present program information and 
answer questions about FIPSE's programs. The workshops will focus 
primarily on the Comprehensive Program, which provides grants for 
innovative reform projects that hold promise as models for the 
resolution of important issues and problems in postsecondary education. 
Additional information about FIPSE's programs can be found on the 
Internet at the following site:

    Although the Department has not yet announced an application 
deadline date for its FY 2005 FIPSE grant competitions in the Federal 
Register, the Department is holding these workshops to give potential 
applicants relevant background information on FIPSE programs for which 
grant competitions are expected to be held in FY 2005. Specific 
requirements for grant competitions will be announced in the Federal 

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Levenia Ishmell, U.S. Department of 
Education, 1990 K Street, NW., room 8031, Washington, DC 20006-8544. 
Telephone: (202) 502-7668 or by e-mail:
    If you use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD), you may 
call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1-800-877-8339.
    Individuals with disabilities may obtain this document in an 
alternative format (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, or computer 
diskette) on request to the program contact person listed in this 

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The technical assistance workshops will be 
held as follows:
    1. Atlanta, Georgia: Monday, September 27, 12:30-3:30 p.m. Hilton 
Garden Inn Atlanta Airport-Millenium Center, 2301 Sullivan Road, 
College Park, GA 30337. Phone: 404-766-0303.
    2. St. Louis, Missouri: Wednesday, September 29, 12:30-3:30 p.m. 
Renaissance St. Louis Airport Hotel, 9801 Natural Bridge Road, St. 
Louis, MO 63134. Phone: 314-429-1100.
    3. Los Angeles, California: Thursday, September 30, 12:30-3:30 p.m. 
Westin Los Angeles Airport Hotel, 5400 West Century Boulevard, Los 
Angeles, CA 90045. Phone: 310-216-5858.
    4. Washington, DC: Tuesday, October 5, 10 a.m. -1 p.m. with 
optional writing clinic 2-4 p.m. Barnard Auditorium, Education 
Department, 400 Maryland Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20202.
    Space at the workshops is limited. Interested individuals are 
invited to register at this site:

    Please indicate the location you are requesting. You will receive 
an e-mail reply confirming the status of your registration along with 
exact information on workshop locations. All confirmed registrants are 
asked to bring their printed e-mail confirmation to the workshop.

Assistance to Individuals With Disabilities Attending the Technical 
Assistance Workshops

    The technical assistance workshop sites are accessible to 
individuals with disabilities. If you will need an auxiliary aid or 
service to participate in the workshop (e.g., interpreting service, 
assistive listening device, or materials in an alternative format) 
notify the contact person listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT 
at least two weeks before the scheduled workshop date. Although we will 
attempt to meet a request received after this date, we may not be able 
to make available the requested auxiliary aid or service because of 
insufficient time to arrange it.

Electronic Access to This Document

    You may view this document, as well as all other documents of this 
Department published in the Federal Register, in text or Adobe Portable 
Document Format (PDF) on the Internet at the following site:

    To use PDF you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader, which is available 
free at the site. If you have questions about using PDF, call the U.S. 
Government Printing Office (GPO), toll free at 1-888-293-6498, or in 
the Washington, DC area at (202) 512-1530.

    Note: The official version of this document is the document 
published in the Federal Register. Free Internet access to the 
official edition of the Federal Register and the Code of Federal 
Regulations is available on GPO Access at:

    Program Authority: 20 U.S.C. 1138-1138d.

    Dated: August 18, 2004.
Sally L. Stroup,
Assistant Secretary for Postsecondary Education.
[FR Doc. 04-19275 Filed 8-20-04; 8:45 am]