International Research and Studies Program

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The competition for the FY 2017 International Research and Studies (IRS) program will take place June 28-August 14, 2017.

Applications available: June 28, 2017
Application deadline: August 14, 2017

Federal Register Notice

Current Application

The FY 2017 grant competition for this program is now open. Applications may be submitted online at between June 28, 2017 and August 14, 2017.

Funding Opportunity Number: ED-GRANTS-062817-001
  • FY 2017 IRS Application Package: MS Word

    Please note that the definitive, official application instructions are in the system.

    The funding opportunity number for FY 2017 applications is ED-GRANTS-062817-001.

Tips and Assistance

A technical assistance webinar for the FY 2017 IRS program competition was held on Tuesday, July 18, 2017. The slides (PDF) used during the webinar are posted for reference only.

Application Contact

Cheryl Gibbs,
International and Foreign Language Education
International Research and Studies Program (84.017)
400 Maryland Avenue, S.W., 3rd floor
Washington, DC 20202

If you use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD), you may call the Federal Relay Service (FRS) at 1-800-377-8339.


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Last Modified: 07/31/2017