Directed Grants and Awards
Objectives of the programs vary based on the directed grant award. Awards are made to specified institutions for purposes specified in the appropriations or authorization bills.
General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Department of Education
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
C - Direct Payments For Specified Use
Education for the Deaf Act
Act to Promote the Education of the Blind, 20 U.S.C. 101
Higher Education Act
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
The use of the grants varies based on the appropriation and authorization language.
The National Technical Institute for the Deaf (NTID), American Printing House for the Blind (APHB), Gallaudet University, Howard University, and other institutions and organization will benefit.
Credentials and documentation requirements vary and are included in award documents.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Preapplication coordination is not applicable.
This program is excluded from coverage under 2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards.
Award procedures vary by grant and are included in the award documents.
Contact the headquarters or regional location, as appropriate for application deadlines
Approval/Disapproval Decision Time
How are proposals selected?
How may assistance be used?
Awards are made to specified institutions for purposes specified in the appropriations or authorization bills.
What are the requirements after being awarded this opportunity?
Audit requirements are specified in grant award documents.
Records requirements are specified in grant award documents.
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
Statutory formula is not applicable to this assistance listing.
Matching requirements are not applicable to this assistance listing.
MOE requirements are not applicable to this assistance listing.
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance
Funds are available for one year unless otherwise specified in grant award documents. Electronic transfer
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Regional or Local Office
400 Maryland Ave., SW
Washington, DC 20202 US
(Direct Payments for Specified Use) FY 18 FY 19 FY 20 FY 17 FY 16 -
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Regulations, Guidelines and Literature
Examples of Funded Projects