State Tribal Education Partnership (STEP)

Office of Indian Education

84.415

Discretionary/Competitive Grants

The purposes of this program are to: (1) Promote increased collaboration between tribal education agencies (TEAs) and the State educational agencies (SEAs) and local educational agencies (LEAs) that serve students from the affected tribes; and (2) build the capacity of TEAs to conduct certain administrative functions under certain Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (ESEA) formula grant programs for eligible schools, as determined by the TEA, SEA, and LEA.

FY2020 STEP Grant Application Available Now!

 

IMPORTANT DATES:

Applications Available: June 1, 2020

Deadline for Notice of Intent to Apply: June 15, 2020

Deadline for Transmittal of Applications: July 31, 2020

Deadline for Intergovernmental Review: September 29, 2020

 

IMPORTANT ONLINE LINKS STEP NIA: APPLICATION PACKAGE:   OIE WEBSITE: COMMON INSTRUCTIONS: Common Instructions for ED Discretionary Grants.pdf

 

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Contact Information

  • Shahla Ortega, MA
    Program Officer/Competition Manager
    Discretionary Grant
    State Tribal Education Partnership (STEP)
Last Modified: 07/23/2020