Federal Grant Opportunities Listed in Past Issues
Special Education--Personnel Preparation to Improve Services and Results for Children with Disabilities and Technology and Media Services for Individuals with Disabilities - CFDA# 84.325L and 84.327L
The purposes are (1) to help address State-identified needs for qualified personnel to work with children with disabilities and ensure that these personnel have the skills and knowledge that are needed to serve these children; and (2) to improve results for children with disabilities by promoting the development and use of technology, support educational media activities designed to be of educational value to children with disabilities, and provide support for some captioning, video description, and cultural activities. Sponsored by the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services. Announced: July 8, 2002. Deadline: August 8, 2002.
Voluntary Public School Choice Program - CFDA# 84.361
Provides grants to eligible applicants to assist them in establishing or expanding a program of voluntary public school choice in order to provide parents, particularly parents whose children attend low-performing schools, with greater choice in their children's education. Sponsored by the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education. Announced: July 5, 2002. Deadline: August 19, 2002.
Women's Educational Equity Program - CFDA# 84.083A
Provides financial assistance: to promote gender equity in education; to enable educational agencies to meet the requirements of title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972; and to promote equity in education for women and girls who suffer from multiple forms of discrimination based on sex and race, ethnic origin, limited English proficiency, disability or age. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education. Announced: July 5, 2002. Deadline: August 19, 2002
Community Technology Centers Program - CFDA# 84.341A
Assists eligible applicants to create or expand community technology centers that will provide disadvantaged residents of economically distressed urban and rural communities with access to information technology and related training. Granted by the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education. Deadline: July 19, 2002. Announced June 4, 2002.
Cultural Partnerships for At-Risk Children and Youth Program - CFDA# 84.351B
Supports school-community partnership programs designed to improve the educational performance of at-risk children by providing arts education services and programs, especially programs incorporating arts education standards. Granted by the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (OESE). Grant deadline July 22, 2002. Announced: June 6, 2002.
Disability Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRP) Program - CFDA#84.133A
Improves the effectiveness of services authorized under the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (the Act), as amended. Granted by the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS). Grant deadline July 22, 2002. Announced: June 6, 2002.
Early Identification and Treatment of Mental Disorders in Children and Adolescents - PA 00-094
Encourages research on disorders such as schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, bipolar disorder, major depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and anorexia nervosa, alone or co-morbid with other common mental or substance abuse disorders. Intervention strategies to be studied can include pharmacological, psychosocial, and rehabilitative interventions, separately or in combination. Granted by National Institute of Health (NIH) and the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH). Deadlines: February 1, 2002; June 1, 2002; October 1, 2002.
Improving Literacy through School Libraries – CFDA # 84.364
Improves student literacy skills and academic achievement by providing students with increased access to up-to-date school library materials; a well-equipped, technologically advanced school library media center; and well-trained, professionally certified school library media specialists. Granted by The Office of Elementary and Secondary Education. Deadline: July 24, 2002. Announced May 29, 2002.
Interventions for Suicidal Youth - PA-00-077
Although youth suicidal behavior has been recognized as a significant public health problem for several decades, there are few effective treatments or preventive interventions that have been developed and specifically tested to reduce suicidal behavior in youth. The purpose of the program announcement (PA) for this program is to support efforts to develop and test such interventions that build on both risk and protective factors. Granted by the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) and the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA). Deadlines: February 1, 2002, June 1, 2002, and October 1, 2002.
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Establishes programs to provide training and information to enable individuals with disabilities, and the parents, family members, guardians, advocates, or other authorized representatives of the individuals, to participate more effectively with professionals in meeting the vocational, independent living, and rehabilitation needs of individuals with disabilities. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education. Deadline August 1, 2002. Announced June 13, 2002.
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