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Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Promote Post-High
School Studies for Eligible Agricultural Workers

College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP)

Agency Type:

Federal

Funding Source:

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U.S. Department of Education (DOE) - Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (OESE)

Conf. Date:

12/09/21

Deadline Date:

02/01/22 11:59 PM ET

Description:

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Grants to USA institutions of higher education and nonprofit organizations partnering with IHEs to encourage eligible agricultural workers and their family members to pursue post-high school studies. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The purpose of CAMP is to assist migrant and seasonal farmworkers and members of their immediate family to complete their first academic year of college, and to continue in postsecondary education.

This competition includes one competitive preference priority and one invitational priority:

Competitive Preference Priority: Consideration of Prior Experience. The Secretary will consider the applicant's prior experience in implementing its expiring CAMP project, based on information that includes:

  • The number of CAMP participants served;
  • The percentage of CAMP participants completing the first academic year of their postsecondary education program;
  • The percentage of CAMP participants who, after completing the first academic year of college, continue their postsecondary education; and
  • The extent to which the applicant met administrative requirements.

Note: This competitive preference priority applies to expiring projects (current CAMP grantees in their final budget period) that first received their current CAMP award in FY 2017.

Invitational Priority: Meeting Student Social, Emotional, and Academic Needs. Projects that are designed to improve students' social, emotional, academic, and career development, with a focus on underserved students, through one or both of the following:

  • Creating a supportive, positive, identity-safe, and inclusive climate for students who are migratory or seasonal farmworkers or immediate family members of such workers.
  • Fostering partnerships, including across government agencies ( e.g., housing, human services or employment agencies), local educational agencies, community-based organizations, adult learning providers, and postsecondary education institutions, to provide comprehensive services to students who are migratory or seasonal farmworkers or immediate family members of such workers, to support student social, emotional, mental health and academic needs.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 187606

Estimated Total Program Funding:

$13,800,166

Number of Grants:

Expected Number of Awards: 29

Estimated Size of Grant:

Estimated Range of Awards: $180,000-$475,000.
Estimated Average Size of Awards: $475,000.

Term of Contract:

Project Period: Up to 60 months (five 12-month budget periods). Under section 418(e) of the HEA, except under extraordinary circumstances, the Secretary must award grants for a five-year period.

Eligibility:

  • 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
  • Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
  • See RFP and/or Grant Guidelines for full eligibility

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

An IHE or a private nonprofit organization may apply for a grant to operate a CAMP project. If a private nonprofit organization other than an IHE applies for a CAMP grant, that organization must plan the project in cooperation with an IHE and must propose to operate the project with the facilities of that IHE.

Pre-proposal Conference:

The Office of Migrant Education will offer a general pre-application webinar for the 2022 HEP and CAMP competition. The same presentation will be offered via webinar on two dates:

Wednesday, December 8, 2021 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Eastern Time
Meeting Link: https://teams.microsoft.com/dl/launcher/launcher.html?url=%2F_%23%2Fl%2Fmeetup-join%2F19%3Ameeting_MmVmNTFkOTktNmU0NC00Mzc5LTkwODctYjBjMzNhYjQxYzlj%40thread.v2%2F0%3Fcontext%3D%257b%2522Tid%2522%253a%2522bd5d4514-84de-4928-a9fd-6ae10bbad677%2522%252c%2522Oid%2522%253a%25225ddd2f1b-f799-46dd-93e1-9cd4440a0d06%2522%257d%26CT%3D1638475627857%26OR%3DOutlook-Body%26CID%3DCB44E35D-37B8-44A7-9DB7-38CEB3053459%26anon%3Dtrue&type=meetup-join&deeplinkId=b46e9d8e-2473-4301-924d-d3c310353b71&directDl=true&msLaunch=true&enableMobilePage=false&suppressPrompt=true

Tuesday, December 9, 2021 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Eastern Time (Repeat)
Meeting Link: https://teams.microsoft.com/dl/launcher/launcher.html?url=%2F_%23%2Fl%2Fmeetup-join%2F19%3Ameeting_NjUyZjEzNDYtNjI4MC00MjE1LThmOGQtYzY4OTkzZjAzYTdi%40thread.v2%2F0%3Fcontext%3D%257b%2522Tid%2522%253a%2522bd5d4514-84de-4928-a9fd-6ae10bbad677%2522%252c%2522Oid%2522%253a%25225ddd2f1b-f799-46dd-93e1-9cd4440a0d06%2522%257d%26CT%3D1638476023972%26OR%3DOutlook-Body%26CID%3D5E19B111-0747-4DE6-953D-C358136CCC2A%26anon%3Dtrue&type=meetup-join&deeplinkId=58c278ef-2e6e-4ed5-9cd7-5ba616b8aac3&directDl=true&msLaunch=true&enableMobilePage=false&suppressPrompt=true

The webinars will assist potential applicants to complete their submissions for the 2022 competition. The general pre-application webinars will address the same material and cover both the HEP and CAMP applications.

Pre-Application Information:

Timeline:
- Applications Available: December 6, 2021.
- Deadline for Transmittal of Applications: February 1, 2022.
- Deadline for Intergovernmental Review: April 4, 2022.

Grants.gov registration involves many steps. Applicants must have a Data Universal Numbering System (DUNS) number and a Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN), and must maintain an active SAM registration. A DUNS number can be created within one to two business days. If you need a new TIN, please allow two to five weeks for your TIN to become active. The SAM registration process can take approximately seven business days, but may take upwards of several weeks, depending on the completeness and accuracy of the data you enter into the SAM.gov database.

View this opportunity on Grants.gov: https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=336759

Federal Register Listing: https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2021/12/03/2021-26270/applications-for-new-awards-college-assistance-migrant-program

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Millicent Bentley-Memon
U.S. Department of Education
400 Maryland Avenue SW, Room 3E311
Washington, DC 20202
Telephone: (202) 401-1427
Email: Millicent.Bentley-Memon@ed.gov

GRANTS.GOV Applicant Support
1-800-518-4726
support@grants.gov

CFDA Number:

84.149

Funding or Pin Number:

ED-GRANTS-120321-002

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