Predominantly Black Institutions Program - Competitive Grants

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Applicant Information

There are two application processes for this program -- one for eligibility and one for grant funding.

Application for Eligibility

You must be designated an eligible institution before applying for funding under this program. The latest application to request designation as an eligible institution and to request a waiver of the non-federal cost share requirement is available. Please note the closing date(s) and refer to the Federal Register Notice.


Information for Grant Funding


Last competition: FY 2015
Deadline for transmitting applications: July 2, 2015

Federal Register Notice

Current Application

All applicants were required to submit an application online through is a single access point for over 1,000 grant programs offered by federal and other grant-making agencies.

The FY 2015 competition for this program closed on July 2, 2015.

Application Contact

Bernadette Miles
Telephone: (202) 453-7892

Mailing Address:
U.S. Department of Education, OPE
Higher Education Programs, Institutional Services
PBI Competitive Grants Program
400 Maryland Avenue, S.W.
Washington, DC 20202


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Last Modified: 04/19/2016