Fiscal Year 2016: No Current Data Available Fiscal Year 2017: No Current Data Available Fiscal Year 2018: No Current Data Available
The Department of Education ensures equal access to education and promotes educational excellence through coordination, management and accountability in Federal education programs. The Department works to supplement and complement educational efforts on all levels, encouraging increased involvement by the public, parents and students.
|Recipient||Amount||Start Date||End Date|
|Council For Opportunity In Education||$ 275,155||   ||2018-10-01||2019-09-30|
|California State University||$ 203,383||   ||2018-10-01||2019-09-30|
|Colorado State University||$ 275,155||   ||2018-10-01||2019-09-30|
|University Of Central Oklahoma||$ 275,155||   ||2018-10-01||2019-09-30|
|Renaissance Education Group, Inc, The||$ 275,155||   ||2018-10-01||2019-09-30|
|Renaissance Education Group, Inc, The||$ 203,383||   ||2018-10-01||2019-09-30|
|Board Of Regents Nevada System Of Higher Education||$ 275,155||   ||2018-10-01||2019-09-30|
|Southeastern Association Of Educational Opportunity Program Personnel||$ 305,075||   ||2018-10-01||2019-09-30|
|Pennsylvania State University, The||$ 275,155||   ||2018-10-01||2019-09-30|
|California State University||$ 357,702||   ||2018-10-01||2019-09-30|
Fiscal Year 2016: No Current Data Available. Fiscal Year 2017: No Current Data Available Fiscal Year 2018: No Current Data Available
Uses and Use Restrictions
Grants are awarded to eligible entities to provide training for project directors and staff of funded Federal TRIO Programs projects.
The grants may provide support for conferences, seminars, internships, workshops, and the publication of manuals designed to improve the operation of Federal TRIO Programs projects.
Institutions of higher education and other public and private nonprofit institutions and organizations.
Leadership personnel, full-time and part- time staff members of projects under the Federal TRIO Programs, and individuals preparing for employment as staff or leadership personnel in projects under the Federal TRIO Special Programs will benefit.
Costs will be determined in accordance with the Education Department General Administrative Regulations (EDGAR). OMB Circular No. A-21 applies to this program. OMB Circular No. A-122 applies to this program. This program is excluded from coverage under 2 CFR 200, Subpart E - Cost Principles.
Aplication and Award Process
Preapplication coordination is required.
Environmental impact information is not required for this program.
This program is eligible for coverage under E.O.
12372, 'Intergovernmental Review of Federal Programs.' An applicant should consult the office or official designated as the single point of contact in his or her State for more information on the process the State requires to be followed in applying for assistance, if the State has selected the program for review.
This program is excluded from coverage under 2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards. Develop a proposal in accordance with program regulations, applications, and timetables issued by the Department of Education. No State plan is required. Requests for program applications should be made to the Student Service Division at the Office of Postsecondary Education. This program is subject to the provisions of the Education Department General Administrative Regulations (EDGAR).
Selected nonfederal field readers evaluate new proposals on the basis of the selection criteria specified in 34 CFR 642.21 and 34 CFR 642.22. Grants are awarded through the Student Service Office.
Contact the headquarters or regional office, as appropriate, for application deadlines.
Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended, Title IV, Part A, Subpart 2, Chapter 1, Section 402G.
Range of Approval/Disapproval Time
From 90 to 180 days.
The program statute authorizes a second review of unsuccessful applications. The Department implements the second review process for unsuccessful applicants in accordance with 34 CFR 642.25. An unsuccessful applicant requesting a second review must provide evidence that the Department, an agent of the Department, or a peer reviewer made a technical, administrative, or scoring error in the processing or review of its application.
The grant period is 2 years. Grantees may receive one continuation award (for the second year of the grant), subject to the availability of funds and the grantee meeting the conditions of the grant and making substantial progress toward the project objectives.
Formula and Matching Requirements
This program has no statutory formula. This program has no matching requirements. This program does not have MOE requirements.
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance
The grant period is two years. Grantees may receive one continuation award approved on an annual basis subject to the availability of funds and grantee meeting the conditions of the grant and making substantial progress toward meeting the project objectives. See the following for information on how assistance is awarded/released: Electronic transfer.
Post Assistance Requirements
Performance reports are submitted on an annual basis.
No cash reports are required.
Required for a project in the first year of funding using form ED 524B.
Staff monitor grants drawdown using agency financial reports.
Reporting on performance measures is required as part of the submittal of the required annual performance form ED 524B.
In accordance with the provisions of 2 CFR 200, Subpart F - Audit Requirements, non-Federal entities that expend financial assistance of $750,000 or more in Federal awards will have a single or a program-specific audit conducted for that year. Non-Federal entities that expend less than $750,000 a year in Federal awards are exempt from Federal audit requirements for that year, except as noted in 2 CFR 200.503. In accordance with the Education Department General Administrative Regulations (EDGAR and 34 CFR 75.702, 74.61.)
In accordance with 34 CFR 75.730, 75.731, and 75.732.
(Project Grants) FY 16 $2,737,000; FY 17 est $2,805,000; and FY 18 est $2,500,000
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
FY 15, awards ranged from $94,589 to $334,750. The average award was approximately $210,506.
Regulations, Guidelines, and Literature
EDGAR and regulations 34 CFR 642.
Regional or Local Office
Suzanne Ulmer, Student Service Division, Office of Postsecondary Education, Department of Education, 400 Maryland Ave., SW, Washington, District of Columbia 20202 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: (202) 502-7789.
Criteria for Selecting Proposals
The Department will select applicants to be funded for new awards under this part on the basis of criteria set forth in 34 CFR 642.21 and 642.22. Contact the program office for additional information.