Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance
| CATALOG OF FEDERAL DOMESTIC
19.404: Professional Development: International Educators/Administrators
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|ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS||FINANCIAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE INFO.|
|APPLICATION AND AWARD PROCESS||INFORMATION CONTACTS|
|RELATED PROGRAMS||ASSISTANCE CONSIDERATIONS|
|PROGRAM ACCOMPLISHMENTS||POST ASSISTANCE REQUIREMENTS|
Applicant Eligibility: Limited to the ECA core cooperating organization (NAFSA: Association of International Educators).
Beneficiary Eligibility: Professionals involved in international education administration.
Credentials/Documentation: Not applicable.
Preapplication Coordination: Administered by NAFSA, in cooperation with the Department of State. This program is excluded from coverage under E.O. 12372.
Application Procedure: Availability of annual grants announced by NAFSA through newsletters, e-mail, websites, and other appropriate means. Applications must be submitted to NAFSA.
Award Procedure: NAFSA convenes a panel, including a State Department representative, to review applications and select awardees.
Deadlines: Contact the Headquarters Office listed below.
Range of Approval/Disapproval Time: Not applicable.
Criteria for Selecting Proposals: Value of proposed exchange to home and receiving partner; multiplier effect; cost sharing.
Examples of Funded Projects: International Admissions officer from the College of William and Mary traveled to New Zealand and Australia to meet with advisers, educators and government officials to discuss a broad range of issues including the New Zealand, Australian and U.S. systems of education, credentials evaluation, and promoting the U.S. as a study abroad destination for Australians & New Zealanders.
Range and Average of Financial Assistance: Average grant award: $4,000.
Federal Agency: BUREAU OF EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS, DEPARTMENT OF STATE
Type of Assistance: Project Grants.
Obligations: (Grants) FY 99 $43,795 (Linkage $23,000 and Partnership $20,795); FY 00 est $40,580 (Linkage $25,580 and Partnership $15,000); and FY 01 est $50,000 (Linkage $26,000 and Partnership $24,000).
Budget Account Number: 19-0201-0-1-154.
Authorization: Mutual Educational and Cultural Exchange Act of 1961, Public Law 87-256, as amended.
Regulations, Guidelines, and Literature: Not applicable.
Regional or Local Office: None.
Headquarters Office: Mr. Chris Powers, NAFSA: Association of International Educators, 1307 New York Ave., NW., Eighth Floor, Washington, DC 20005-4701. Phone: (202) 737-3699. Fax: (202) 737-3657. E-Mail: CHRISP@NAFSA.ORGWeb: www.nafsa.org. State Dept: Catherine L. Friend, ECA/A/S/A, SA#44, Washington, DC 20547. Phone: (202) 619-5434. Fax: (202) 401-1433. E-Mail: CALDERTO@USIA.GOV Web: e.usia.gov.
(See Appendix IV for more contact info.)
Formula and Matching Requirements: Applicants' home and hosting institutions are expected to contribute to their participation.
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance: Partnership program: About three weeks' duration. Regional Linkage program: About one week's duration. All exchanges should take place within 18 months of selection.
Uses and Use Restrictions: Linkage: Awards are given for overseas educational advisers to attend regional U.S. conferences on international education. Partnership: Awards are given to U.S. professionals in international education to visit overseas educational advising centers.
Reports: Within 30 days of completion of programs.
Audits: Not applicable.
Records: As prescribed by grant terms.
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