Promise Neighborhoods Program--Planning Grant Competition
- Type: Federal
- Source: U.S Dept. Of Education
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- Award Min: $100,000.00
- Award Max: $500,000.00
- Quantity: Between 5 and 15
- Deadline: Jul 27, 2012
To be eligible for a grant under this competition, an applicant must be an eligible organization (as defined in this notice). For purposes of Absolute Priority 3: Promise Neighborhoods in Tribal Communities, an eligible applicant is an eligible organization that partners with an Indian tribe or is an Indian tribe that meets the definition of an eligible organization.
The Promise Neighborhoods Program Is Carried Out Under The Legislative Authority Of The Fund For The Improvement Of Education (FIE), Title V, Part D, Subpart 1, Sections 5411 Through 5413 Of The Elementary And Secondary Education Act Of 1965 (ESEA), As Amended (20 U.S.C. 7243-7243b). FIE Supports Nationally Significant Programs To Improve The Quality Of Elementary And Secondary Education At The State And Local Levels And To Help All Children Meet Challenging State Academic Content And Student Academic Achievement Standards.
Deadline for Notice of Intent To Apply: June 8, 2012. Date of Pre-Application Webinars: May 15, 2012, and June 12, 2012. Adrienne Hawkins, U.S. Department of Education, 400 Maryland Avenue SW., room 4W256, Washington, DC 20202. Telephone: (202) 453-5638 or by email: PromiseNeighborhoods@ed.gov. If you use a TDD or a TTY, call the FRS, toll free, at 1-800-877- 8339.