Training Interpreters for Individuals who are Deaf and Individuals who are Deaf-Blind

To support projects that increase the numbers and improve the skills of manual, oral, and cued speech interpreters providing services to individuals who are deaf and individuals who are deaf-blind.

Related Programs

Examples of Funded Projects

The program supports regional interpreter training projects to provide training to interpreters.

The national interpreter training projects are also supported to address the training of interpreters via distance education and the training of interpreter educators and mentors.

Agency - Department of Education

The Department of Education ensures equal access to education and promotes educational excellence through coordination, management and accountability in Federal education programs. The Department works to supplement and complement educational efforts on all levels, encouraging increased involvement by the public, parents and students.