Eligibility and Applicant Information


The following entities are eligible to apply for FY 2023 National Center for School Infrastructure (NCSI) grant: research organizations, institutions, agencies, or consortia of such entities, with the demonstrated ability or capacity to carry out the activities described in the Notice Inviting Applications.

Applicant Information

FY 2023 NCSI Application Information

FY 2023 NCSI Application Timeline

  • Application package available in Grants.gov: June 5, 2023
  • Application close date: August 7, 2023

Technical Assistance (TA) Pre-Application Webinar

See below for a pre-recorded webinar intended to support prospective applications. During the webinar, the Department reviewed the competition eligibility requirements, priorities, selection criteria, and application requirements. The Department also reviewed the steps required to complete the Grants.gov registration process and answered participants questions.

NCSI Application Instructions Package:

Applicants are encouraged to download the NCSI Application Instructions Package and review it in its entirety. It contains information and instructions that will be helpful to you, and you prepare to submit your NCSI application. Please note this application instructions package is the same package found in http://www.grants.gov.

  • The NCSI Application Instructions Package should be used as guidance only and applicants should always refer to the NCSI NIA published in the Federal Register on TBD for official application instructions.
  • NCSI Application Instructions Package
  • Helpful Tip: For additional resources on applying for a grant through Grants.gov, including video tutorials, please visit the Applicant Training information located on Grants.gov.