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Indian Education Discretionary Grants Programs--Demonstration Grants for Indian Children program-- Native Youth Community Projects (NYCP) Competition for fiscal year (FY) 2018.

The Office of Indian Education is soliciting applications for the FY 2018 Indian Education Discretionary Grants Programs--Demonstration Grants for Indian Children program-- Native Youth Community Projects (NYCP) grant competition. The notice inviting applications was published on June 26, 2018 in the Federal Register.


Timeline
Application Opens: June 26, 2018
Application Available: June 26, 2018
Application Due Date: August 10, 2018
Pre-Application Webinars: For more information about when pre-application webinars will be held, please see: https://www2.ed.gov/programs/indiandemo/applicant.html.
Notice of Intent to Apply Deadline: July 10, 2018
Awards Announced: By September 30, 2018

Application

  • The notice inviting application for the NYCP Competition, published on June 26,2018, may be found here:https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2018-06-26/pdf/2018-13728.pdf
  • Applications must be submitted electronically through http://www.grants.gov.
  • Applicants will need to set up a Grants.Gov account in order to access the 2018 NYCP grant application. The direct link to the application package on Grants.gov is located here: https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/search-grants.html.
  • For printed applications contact:
    • US Department of Education
      Office of Indian Education
      400 Maryland Ave, SW
      LBJ, Room 5W108
      Washington, DC 20202-6335
      Telephone: 1-202-260-3774
      Email: NYCP.OIE@ed.gov

  • If you use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) or a text telephone (TTY), call the Federal Relay Service (FRS), toll free, at 1-800-877-8339
  • All applications must be submitted by the closing date of August 10, 2018 and meet the submission requirements identified in the Notice Inviting Applications in order to be considered for FY 2018 funding.
  • Projects selected for funding should plan start dates of October 1, 2018.

Notice of Intent to Apply

Instructions for Submitting Intent to Apply:

A. Prospective applicants are encouraged to notify the Department of their intent to apply for a grant under the NYCP program. Prospective applicants should submit the following information, with "Notice of Intent to Apply" in the subject line, to NYCP.OIE@ed.gov by July 10, 2018 and include the following:

B. Applicant's name, address and contact person's email

C.Contact person's name and email address

D.The name of the lead applicant

E. Partners


Demonstration Grants - NYCP - Pre-Application FY 2018 Webinar Series

The Office of Indian Education will host multiple webinars to walk through aspects of the FY 2018 NYCP Notice Inviting Applications and provide application guidance.

You are invited to participate in a Webinar Series sponsored and presented by the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Indian Education, and coordinated by The Millennium Group International (TMG) Technical Assistance Team.

These four webinar presentations are designed to support you through the Native Youth Community Projects (NYCP) 2018 application process. They present an overview of the NYCP grant competition and effective, practical, and realistic strategies on the grant application process.

The 90-minute webinars aim to build knowledge of applying for the NYCP 2018 grant, highlight federal grant resources, address applicant concerns, and increase participants ability to submit a substantive grant application.

Registration for the webinars is now open and will remain open and will remain open until 1:00pm ET on the day of the webinar.

When you complete your registration online, you will be emailed a registration confirmation.

You can register for up to three individual webinars.

Webinar #1 Topic: Understanding the NYCP Application and What It Can Do for Your Community

Date: July 10, 2018
Time: 1:30ET/12:30CT/11:30MT/10:30PT/9:30AK

Please register for the webinar using this link:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3417693748031103234

Webinar #2 Topic: Understanding the NYCP Application and What It Can Do for Your Community

Note: Webinar #2 is a repeat of Webinar #1

Date:July 12, 2018
Time:1:30ET/12:30CT/11:30MT/10:30PT/9:30AK

Please register for the webinar using this link:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6529479880117431297

Webinar #3 Topic: NYCP 2018 Grant Competition: Using a Needs Assessment for Problem Solving

Date: July 17, 2018
Time: 2:00ET/1:00CT/12:00MT/11:00PT/10:00AK

Please register for the Webinar using this link:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3392068530037055746

Webinar #4 Topic: NYCP 2018 Grant Competition: The Role of Partnerships

Date: July 19, 2018
Time: 2:00ET/1:00CT/12:00MT/11:00PT/10:00AK

Please register for the Webinar using this link:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4463672353677258754

OIE is seeking NYCP Competition Review Participants for an upcoming FY 2018 grant competition.

Demonstration Grants - NYCP - FY2018 Competition Frequently Asked Questions

The Office of Indian Education is providing the frequently asked questions (FAQs) below to assist interested parties in understanding more about the FY 2018 competition and applying for grants under this program. The FAQ's cover topics such as the purpose and absolute priority for the program, the target population, applicant eligibility and partnerships, funding and budgeting, the project narrative, evaluation and program measures, the competitive preference priorities, and other application questions and resources. Please see the FAQs here: 2018 NYCP FAQs Final (PDF, 246KB)








   
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