High School Equivalency Program

Grant

Award

  • Award Min: $180,000.00
  • Award Max: $475,000.00
  • Quantity: Unknown

Timing

  • Deadline: Feb 19, 2014

Eligibility:
IHEs or private non-profit organizations (including faith-based organizations) that plan their projects in cooperation with an IHE and propose to operate some aspects of the project with the facilities of the IHE.

Purpose:
The Purposes Of HEP Are To Help Migrant And Seasonal Farmworkers And Members Of Their Immediate Family: (1) Obtain A General Education Diploma That Meets The Guidelines For High School Equivalency (HSE) Established By The State In Which The HEP Project Is Conducted; And (2) Gain Employment Or Be Placed In An Institution Of Higher Education (IHE) Or Other Postsecondary Education Or Training.

Additional Info:
Tara Ramsey, U.S. Department of Education, 400 Maryland Avenue SW., Room 3E309, LBJ, Washington, DC 20202-6135. Telephone: (202) 260-2063 or by email: tara.ramsey@ed.gov If you use a TDD or TYY, call the FRS, toll free, at 1-800-877- 8339.