FY 2018 Citizenship and Assimilation Grant Program: Citizenship Instruction and Naturalization Application Services

The summary for the FY 2018 Citizenship and Assimilation Grant Program: Citizenship Instruction and Naturalization Application Services grant is detailed below. This summary states who is eligible for the grant, how much grant money will be awarded, current and past deadlines, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) numbers, and a sampling of similar government grants. Verify the accuracy of the data FederalGrants.com provides by visiting the webpage noted in the Link to Full Announcement section or by contacting the appropriate person listed as the Grant Announcement Contact. If any section is incomplete, please visit the website for the Office of Procurement Operations Grants Division, which is the U.S. government agency offering this grant.
FY 2018 Citizenship and Assimilation Grant Program: Citizenship Instruction and Naturalization Application Services: The Office of Citizenship (OoC), within U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), Department of Homeland Security (DHS), is charged with promoting instruction and training on the rights and responsibilities of citizenship. USCIS recognizes that naturalization is an important milestone in the civic assimilation of immigrants. Naturalization requirements, such as knowledge of English and of U.S. history and civics, encourage civic learning and build a strong foundation upon which immigrants can fully assimilate into society. Through preparing for naturalization, immigrants will gain the tools to become successful citizens and meet their responsibilities as United States citizens.The goal of the Citizenship and Assimilation Grant Program is to expand the availability of high quality citizenship preparation services for lawful permanent residents in communities across the nation and to provide opportunities for lawful permanent residents to gain the knowledge and training necessary to assimilate into the fabric of American society. Additional activities that support this goal include developing, identifying, and sharing best practices in citizenship preparation; increasing the use of and access to technology in citizenship preparation programs; working with local libraries and museums which serve as vital resources for immigrant communities; and incorporating strategies to foster welcoming communities as part of the citizenship and civic assimilation process.
Federal Grant Title: FY 2018 Citizenship and Assimilation Grant Program: Citizenship Instruction and Naturalization Application Services
Federal Agency Name: Office of Procurement Operations Grants Division (DHS-OPO)
Grant Categories: Other
Type of Opportunity: Discretionary
Funding Opportunity Number: CI-CET-18-002
Type of Funding: Grant
CFDA Numbers: 97.010
CFDA Descriptions: Information not provided
Current Application Deadline: August 8th, 2018
Original Application Deadline: August 8th, 2018
Posted Date: July 25th, 2018
Creation Date: July 25th, 2018
Archive Date: September 7th, 2018
Total Program Funding:
Maximum Federal Grant Award: $9,000,000
Minimum Federal Grant Award: $0
Expected Number of Awards:
Cost Sharing or Matching: No
Last Updated: July 25th, 2018
Category Explanation
Citizenship Education and Training
Applicants Eligible for this Grant
State governments - County governments - City or township governments - Special district governments - Independent school districts - Public and State controlled institutions of higher education - Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized) - Native American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments) - Nonprofits having a 501 (c) (3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education - Private institutions of higher education
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