Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP)

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Federal Register Notices

  • State Grants – Notice Inviting Applications for New Awards for Fiscal Year 2019 (dated July 8, 2019) | PDF (339K)
  • Partnership Grants – No 2019 Partnership Competition

Tips and Assistance

On Friday, July 19, 2019, to assist applicants in developing successful grant proposals, the Department of Education is sponsoring On-line Pre-Application Technical Assistance Workshops for the Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP) 2019 State Grant Competition. We will share information regarding GEAR UP program requirements, the application submission process, and also address any questions regarding the competition. There will be a live on-line session from 10:00-11:30 a.m. (Eastern Time). Participants will have an opportunity to ask questions after both sessions.

If you are interested in participating in one of these sessions, please provide your name, email, telephone number and identify the session you are interested in to mose.cartier@ed.gov by C.O.B. on July 17, 2019. Registration will be from July 10-17, 2019.

New Registration Process for System for Award Management. See letter here.

Peer Reviewers Needed

Office of Postsecondary Education peer reviewer information can be found in G5. Contact the program office for more information.

Application Contact

Craig Pooler, Director, craig.pooler@ed.gov, 202-453-6195
Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs
U.S. Department of Education
Office of Postsecondary Education 
400 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Room 258-64
Washington, DC 20202-6450



   
Last Modified: 07/17/2019