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Applicant Information


This program operates on a four-year grant cycle.

Next competition: FY 2020
Last competition: FY 2016. Application deadline: August 4, 2016

Federal Register Notice

Current Application

Applications for FY 2016 were submitted online through on or before August 4, 2016.

Tips and Assistance

A technical assistance webinar for the FY 2016 AORC program competition was held on Friday, July 8, 2016. The slides used during the webinar are posted below for reference only.

  • Slide presentation from the FY 2016 AORC Application Webinar: MS PowerPoint (1.7MB)

Application Contact

Cheryl Gibbs, Program Officer
American Overseas Research Centers Program
U.S. Department of Education, OPE
International and Foreign Language Education
400 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Room 3E245
Washington, DC 20202
Telephone: (202) 453-5690
Fax: (202) 453-5780



Last Modified: 09/21/2016