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For specific information about eligibility, please see the official application notice.
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Purpose of Program:
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.
This competition includes one competitive preference priority and three invitational priorities.
In accordance with 34 CFR 7 5. 105(b)(2)(iv), the Competitive Preference Priority is from section 418A(e) of the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended by section 408 of the Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008 (20 U.S.C.
The first invitational priority is for applications that promote science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education.
The second invitational priority is for applications that propose to engage faith-based and community organizations in the delivery of services under this program.
The third invitational priority is for applications that submit a plan supported by evidence of strong theory (e.g., a fully developed logic model (as defined in this notice) of the proposed project).
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number:
8 4. 141A.
Applications for grants under HEP, CFDA number 8 4. 141A, must be submitted electronically using the Governmentwide Grants.gov Apply site at www.Grants.gov.
Through this site, you will be able to download a copy of the application package, complete it offline, and then upload and submit your application.
You may not email an electronic copy of a grant application to us.
You may access the electronic grant application for the HEP at www.Grants.gov.
You must search for the downloadable application package for this competition by the CFDA number.
Do not include the CFDA number's alpha suffix in your search (e.g., search for 8 4. 141, not 8 4. 141A).