Federal Education Grants
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opportunity. For more complete information, please see the full notice inviting
applications in the Federal Register. We try to ensure that the web version
and the Federal Register notice are the same; however, the Federal Register
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Indian Education Formula Grants to Local Educational Agencies
Purpose of Program: The Indian Education Formula Grants to Local Educational Agencies program provides grants to support local educational agencies (LEAs) and other eligible entities described in this notice in reforming and improving elementary and secondary school programs that serve Indian students. The Department funds comprehensive programs that are designed to help Indian students meet the same State academic content and student academic achievement standards used for all students while addressing the language and cultural needs of Indian students. Such programs include supporting the professional development of teachers of Indian students.
Eligible Applicants: Certain LEAs, including charter schools authorized as LEAs under State law, as prescribed by section 7112(b) of the ESEA, certain schools funded by the Bureau of Indian Education of the U.S. Department of the Interior, as prescribed by section 7113(d) of the ESEA, and Indian tribes under certain conditions, as prescribed by section 7112(c) of the ESEA.
Part I of the Formula Grant Electronic Application System for Indian Education (EASIE) Applications Available: January 14, 2013.
Deadline for Transmittal of Part I Applications: March 8, 2013.
Part II of the Formula Grant EASIE Applications Available: March 29, 2013.
Deadline for Transmittal of Part II Applications: May 14, 2013.
For more information: https://www.federalregister.gov/articles/2013/01/29/2013-01722/application-for-new-awards-indian-education-formula-grants-to-local-educational-agencies