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Purpose of Program:
The purposes of the Indian Education Professional Development Grants program are to (1) Increase the number of qualified Indian individuals in professions that serve Indians; (2) provide training to qualified Indian individuals to become teachers, workers, and ancillary educational personnel; and (3) improve the skills of qualified Indian individuals who serve in the education field.
Activities may include, but are not limited to, continuing education programs, symposia, workshops, conferences, and direct financial support.
Applications for grants under this competition must be submitted electronically using the Grants.gov Apply site (Grants.gov).
You may access the electronic grant application for the Indian Education_Professional Development program at www.Grants.gov.
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 8 4. 299, not 8 4. 299B).
The telephone number for the Grants.gov Helpdesk is 1-800-518-4726 or e-mail: