Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance
| CATALOG OF FEDERAL DOMESTIC
19.419: Professional Development: Teacher Training
|PROGRAM AND AWARD||FINANCIAL AND INFORMATION CONTACTS|
|ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS||FINANCIAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE INFO.|
|APPLICATION AND AWARD PROCESS||INFORMATION CONTACTS|
|RELATED PROGRAMS||ASSISTANCE CONSIDERATIONS|
|PROGRAM ACCOMPLISHMENTS||POST ASSISTANCE REQUIREMENTS|
Applicant Eligibility: Nonprofit organizations capable of developing and implementing a professional development curriculum for South African primary teacher training in the content areas of math and science.
Beneficiary Eligibility: Nonprofit organizations and local community members willing and able to host and train groups of South African primary teachers of math and science.
Credentials/Documentation: Certificate of compliance with Federal forms/accreditation (for educational institutions).
Preapplication Coordination: Not applicable.
Application Procedure: Nonprofit organizations should contact the Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Teacher Exchange Branch, Room 349, 301 4th Street SW., Washington, DC 20547.
Award Procedure: Final selection of the administering organization is made by the Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.
Deadlines: Nonprofit organizations should contact the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs for deadlines.
Range of Approval/Disapproval Time: Variable.
Appeals: Not applicable.
Renewals: Renewable up to 2 years.
Criteria for Selecting Proposals: Preference will be given to nonprofit organizations with constructivist educational expertise, and strong linkages to South African NGOs and/or educational institutions.
Examples of Funded Projects: This is a new program; examples are not yet available.
Range and Average of Financial Assistance: Not applicable.
Federal Agency: BUREAU OF EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS, DEPARTMENT OF STATE
Type of Assistance: Project Grants.
Obligations: (Grants) FY 99 $299,891; FY 00 est $300,000; and FY 01 est $300,000.
Budget Account Number: 19-0201-0-1-154.
Authorization: Public Law 87-256, as amended, 22 U.S.C. 2451 et seq.
Regulations, Guidelines, and Literature: Variable.
Regional or Local Office: Not Applicable.
Headquarters Office: Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, 301 4th Street SW., Room 349, Washington, DC 20547. Attn: John Cox. Phone: (202) 619-4569. Fax: (202) 401-1433. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
(See Appendix IV for more contact info.)
Formula and Matching Requirements: This program has no statutory formula or matching requirements.
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance: A 1-year program renewable for 2 additional years. Funding is provided at the beginning of each funding year.
Uses and Use Restrictions: Designed to give U.S. institutions the opportunity to host South African teachers for a period of 1 month, and for a limited number of U.S. teachers to visit and train teachers in South Africa.
Reports: Quarterly financial and program reports are required.
Audits: In accordance with the provisions of OMB Circular No. A-133 (Revised, June 24, 1997), "Audits of States, Local Governments, and Nonprofit organizations," nonfederal entities that receive financial assistance of $300,000 or more in Federal awards will have a single or a program-specific audit conducted for that year. Nonfederal entities that expend less than $300,000 a year in Federal awards are exempt from Federal audit requirements for that year, except as noted in Circular No. A-133.
Records: As prescribed by grant terms.
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