Extension of the Application Deadline Date; Applications for New Awards; American Indian Vocational Rehabilitation Services

 
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Federal Register, Volume 85 Issue 98 (Wednesday, May 20, 2020)
[Federal Register Volume 85, Number 98 (Wednesday, May 20, 2020)]
[Notices]
[Pages 30690-30691]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2020-10822]
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DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
Extension of the Application Deadline Date; Applications for New
Awards; American Indian Vocational Rehabilitation Services
AGENCY: Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services,
Department of Education.
ACTION: Notice.
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SUMMARY: On March 9, 2020, the Department of Education (Department)
published in the Federal Register a notice inviting applications (NIA)
for the fiscal year (FY) 2020 American Indian Vocational Rehabilitation
Services competition, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA)
number 84.250N. The NIA established a deadline date of May 26, 2020,
for the transmittal of applications. This notice extends the deadline
date for transmittal of applications until June 26, 2020 at 11:59 p.m.
DATES: Deadline for Transmittal of Applications: June 26, 2020.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: August Martin, U.S. Department of
Education, 400 Maryland Avenue SW, Room 5064A, Potomac Center Plaza,
Washington, DC 20202-2800. Telephone: (202) 245-7410. Email:
[email protected].
 If you use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) or a text
telephone (TTY), call the Federal Relay Service (FRS), toll free, at 1-
800-877-8339.
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On March 9, 2020, we published the NIA for
the FY 2020 American Indian Vocational Rehabilitation Services
competition in the Federal Register (85 FR 13636) (https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2020/03/09/2020-04757/applications-for-new-awards-american-indian-vocational-rehabilitation-services). We
are extending the deadline for transmittal of applications in order to
allow applicants more time to prepare and submit their applications.
This extension reflects consideration of the
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adverse effect the COVID-19 pandemic has had on potential applicants.
 Note: All information in the NIA for this competition remains
the same, except for the deadline for the transmittal of
applications.
 Note: Grants.gov has relaxed the requirement for applicants to
have an active registration in the System for Award Management (SAM)
in order to apply for funding during the COVID-19 pandemic. An
applicant that does not have an active SAM registration can still
register with Grants.gov, but must contact the Grants.gov Support
Desk, toll-free, at 1-800-518-4726, in order to take advantage of
this flexibility.
 Program Authority: 29 U.S.C. 741.
 Accessible Format: Individuals with disabilities can obtain this
document and a copy of the application package in an accessible format
(e.g., braille, large print, audiotape, or compact disc) on request to
the program contact person listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION
CONTACT.
 Electronic Access to This Document: The official version of this
document is the document published in the Federal Register. You may
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by the Department.
Mark Schultz,
Commissioner, Rehabilitation Services Administration. Delegated the
authority to perform the functions and duties of the Assistant
Secretary for the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative
Services.
[FR Doc. 2020-10822 Filed 5-19-20; 8:45 am]
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