Applicant Information


Application Closing Date: January 28, 2020

Federal Register Notice

High School Equivalency Program; Notice Inviting Applications for New Awards for Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 (Published on November 29, 2019)

FY 2020 Electronic Applications For New Grants

We strongly encourage you to familiarize yourself with the system at and strongly recommend that you register early and submit early. Applicants are required to follow the Common Instructions for Applicants to Department of Education Discretionary Grant Programs, published in the Federal Register on February 13, 2019 (84 FR 3768) and available at, which contain information on how to submit an application.


Opportunity Number

The Federal Funding Opportunity Number is: ED-GRANTS-112919-001

Opportunity Title: Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (OESE): High School Equivalency Program (HEP) CFDA Number 84.141A

FY 2020 Application

Pre-Application Webinars

The Office of Migrant Education will offer a general Pre-application Webinar for the 2020 Competition of HEP and CAMP. The same presentation will be offered via webinar on two dates:


The webinars will assist potential applicants to complete their submissions for the 2020 competition. The general pre-application webinars will address the same material and cover both the HEP and CAMP applications. Presentations for the webinars and questions and answers generated from the webinars will be available to the public at the HEP and CAMP Applicant Info websites.

Technical Assistance Resource

Applicants may use resources such as the National Center for Education Evaluation and Regional Assistance to help describe the extent to which the proposed project demonstrates a rational (as defined in 34 CFR 77.1(c)) and the extent to which the methods of evaluation will, if well-implemented, produce promising evidence (as defined in 34 CFR 77.1(c)).



Steven Carr U.S. Department of Education,

Office of Migrant Education, 400 Maryland Ave., SW., Washington, DC 20202 Telephone: Call: (202) 260-2067 or by e-mail:


Last Modified: 01/22/2020