State Letter #01-19
Extension of Deadline for Submission of Older Refugee Discretionary Grant Applications
TO: STATE REFUGEE COORDINATORS
FROM: Carmel Clay-Thompson
Office of Refugee Resettlement
SUBJECT: Extension of Deadline for Submission of Application for the
The Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) is extending the deadline for submission of applications under the Older Refugee Discretionary Grant Announcement from June 25, 2001 to August 10, 2001. ORR notified eligible applicants of the availability of discretionary funds for older refugees in ORR State Letter 01-11, dated April 20, 2001.
Because of considerable interest in the older refugee program, ORR is extending the application date to provide eligible applicants with the opportunity to submit proposals that will help mee the unmet need of elderly refugees. With the exception of the extension of the application deadline of August 10, 2001 and corrections of typographical errors, the instructions outlined in ORR State Letter 01-11 remain the same.
Should you have any questions concerning this program, please contact the ORR Program Manager, Bill McPherrin, by e-mail at email@example.com, by telephone at (202) 401-9324 or by FAX at (202) 401-0981.