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State Letter #05-06

Refugee School Impact Grants

Published: May 16, 2005
Types:
State Letter
Tags:
discretionary grants, funding, school impact

TO: STATE REFUGEE COORDINATORS

FROM: Nguyen Van Hanh, Ph.D.
Director
Office of Refugee Resettlement

SUBJECT: Refugee School Impact Grants
Attached please find the FY 2005 Refugee School Impact Program Announcement. These discretionary funds are intended to alleviate the cost associated with educating refugee children in local school districts. Since states are the only potential applicants, ORR is mailing this announcement to the states as well as publishing it on the ORR website. This announcement will not be published in the Federal Register.

The application deadline is June 16, 2005. All applications must be delivered or postmarked on or before that date in order to be considered eligible.

Should you have any questions regarding this program please contact the ORR Program Manager, Lorraine Berry, by email at lberry@acf.hhs.gov by telephone at (202) 401-5532 or by Fax at (202) 401-5772.