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Advanced Placement Incentive (API) Program

Published on AidPage by IDILOGIC on Jun 24, 2005
Administered by:

Department of Education, Headquarters and Regional Offices, Discretionary Grant and Mandatory Grant Competitions
(see all US Federal Agencies)

Explore all postings for this grant program:
  • Original Grant - Nov 9, 2004
Applications Due:

Jan 5, 2005
Deadline for Notice of Intent to Apply: December 15, 2004. Deadline for Transmittal of Applications: January 5, 2005. Notice of Intent to Apply: Applicants that plan to apply for funding under this program notice are encouraged to indicate an intent to apply via e-mail notification sent to the API program manager, Madeline Baggett, at madeline.baggett@ed.gov no later than December 15, 2004. Applicants that fail to supply this e-mail notification may still apply for funding under this notice.

total funding: $51,534,000
max award: $1,000,000
min award: none
cost sharing, matching: No
number of awards: 32
type of funding: Grant
Description:

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: http://www.access.gpo.gov/nara/index.html.
Purpose of Program: The API program, funded under section 1705 of Title I, Part G of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (ESEA), as amended by the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 (NCLB), awards competitive grants designed to increase the successful participation of low-income students in pre-advanced placement and advanced placement courses and tests. By supporting increased access to and participation in pre-advanced placement and advanced placement courses and tests, the program provides greater opportunities for low-
income students to achieve to high standards in English, mathematics, science, and other core subjects.
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number: 84.330C.

Who can apply:

City Or Township Governments
County Governments
Independent School Districts
Minority Group
Non-Government - General
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 Nonprofit Institution/Organization (Includes Institutions Of Higher Education, Hospitals)
Quasi-Public Nonprofit Institution/Organization
Special District Governments
State (Includes District Of Columbia; Includes Institutions Of Higher Education And Hospitals)
U.S. Territories And Possessions (Includes Institutions Of Higher Education, Hospitals)

Eligible functional categories:
Funding Sources:

Advanced Placement Program

More Information:

Advanced Placement Incentive (API) Program; Notice Inviting Applications for New Awards for Fiscal Year (FY) 2005

If you have problems accessing the full announcement, please contact: Cotton, Julius
If you have problems accessing the full announcement, please contact: Lark, Tonja

Address Info:

Madeline E. Baggett, U.S. Department of Education, 400 Maryland Avenue, SW., Room 4W210, Washington, DC 20202-5943. Telephone number: (202) 260-2502 or by e-mail: madeline.baggett@ed.gov.

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