Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (OESE): State Tribal Education Partnership Program – 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. Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number: 84.415A. Eligible Applicants: (a) tribal education agency that is from an eligible Indian tribe and authorized by its tribe to administer this program; or (b) a consortium of such agencies. To be eligible for an award, an applicant must include, as a part of its application, certification by the eligible Indian tribe that the applicant is the agency, department, or instrumentality of the eligible Indian tribe that is primarily responsible for supporting the elementary and secondary education of the tribe’s students. Current Closing Date for Applications: June 15, 2015.
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