Office of Postsecondary Education (OPE): Training Program for Federal TRIO Programs CFDA Number 84.103A


Note: Each funding opportunity description is a synopsis of information in the Federal Register application notice. For specific information about eligibility, please see the official application notice. The official version of this document is the document published in the Federal Register. Free Internet access to the official edition of the Federal Register and the Code of Federal Regulations is available on GPO Access at: Please review the official application notice for pre-application and application requirements, application submission information, performance measures, priorities and program contact information. Purpose of Program: The Training Program provides grants to train the staff and leadership personnel employed in, participating in, or preparing for employment in, projects funded under the Federal TRIO Programs to improve the operation of these projects. Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number: 84.103A. Applications for grants under the Training Program, CFDA number 84.103A, must be submitted electronically using the Governmentwide Apply site at 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 Training Program at You must search for the downloadable application package for this program by the CFDA number. Do not include the CFDA number's alpha suffix in your search (e.g., search for 84.103, not 84.103A).

General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Program Number
Federal Agency/Office
Agency: Department of Education
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
Number of Awards Available
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Applicant Eligibility
Eligible Applicants: IHEs and other public and private nonprofit institutions and organizations.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Application Procedure
Applications Available: February 16, 2016. Deadline for Transmittal of Applications: April 15, 2016.
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
This program does not have cost sharing or matching requirements.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Headquarters Office
Julius Cotton
ED FIND Systems Admin.
Phone 202-245-6288
Program Managers:
Suzanne Ulmer or, if unavailable,
Dr. Katie Blanding, OPE,
U.S. Department of Education,
400 Maryland Avenue SW., Room 7E311,
Website Address
E-mail Address
Financial Information
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Awards up to $334,750.00


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