Opportunity DHS-10-CIS-010-003

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Opportunity DHS-10-CIS-010-003: The Citizenship and Integration Direct Services Grant Program offered through the Office of Citizenship (OoC), within U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), Department of Homeland Security (DHS), will provide federal funding to eligible organizations to promote the rights and responsibilities of citizenship. Competitive grants fund of approximately $4,500,000 will support the expansion of citizenship services in communities nationwide.Grant activities shall focus on promoting the rights and responsibilities of citizenship through citizenship education and naturalization preparation programs for legal permanent residents (LPRs). Proposed activities must include a citizenship education component consisting of citizenship or civics-focused English as a Second Language (ESL) instruction and citizenship instruction (U.S. history and government) to prepare LPRs for the civics, English reading, writing, and speaking components of the naturalization test. In addition to the mandatory citizenship education component, grant funds may be used to provide naturalization application preparation services, including legal services (within the scope of authorized practice of immigration law) and case management services to support the naturalization application and interview process. Grant funds may be used for outreach to inform LPRs of services offered through this grant-funded program and for staff professional development and volunteer training. Grants will be awarded to organizations proposing citizenship education services only, as well as to organizations proposing both citizenship education services and naturalization application preparation services.
Federal Grant Title: Opportunity DHS-10-CIS-010-003
Federal Agency Name: Office of Procurement Operations Grants Division
Grant Categories: Education
Type of Opportunity: Discretionary
Funding Opportunity Number: DHS-10-CIS-010-003
Type of Funding: Grant
CFDA Numbers: 97.010
CFDA Descriptions: Citizenship Education and Training
Current Application Deadline: Apr 30, 2010
Original Application Deadline: Apr 30, 2010
Posted Date: Feb 25, 2010
Creation Date: Mar 18, 2010
Archive Date: May 30, 2010
Total Program Funding: $4,500,000
Maximum Federal Grant Award: $100,000
Minimum Federal Grant Award:
Expected Number of Awards: 45
Cost Sharing or Matching: No
Applicants Eligible for this Grant
State governments - County governments - City or township governments - Independent school districts - Public and State controlled institutions of higher education - Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education - Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education - Private institutions of higher education
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