Department of Education – Grant for Personnel Development to Improve Services for Children with Disabilities

The 325R grant program provides grants to institutions of higher education (IHEs) and private nonprofit organizations to prepare personnel in related services to work with children, including infants, toddlers, and youth, with disabilities and ensure that these personnel have the necessary skills and knowledge to be successful in serving children with disabilities.

Related services includes the following: speech-language pathology and audiology services; assistive technology services, sign language interpreting services; intervener services, psychological services; applied behavior analysis; physical therapy and occupational therapy; recreation, including therapeutic recreation; artistic and cultural services, including music, art, dance and movement therapy; social work services; counseling services, including rehabilitation counseling; and orientation and mobility services.

Funding: The Department estimates making 20 awards. Awards will not exceed $1,250,000 for a project period of 60 months or an award that exceeds $350,000 for any single budget.

Deadline to Apply: The application is due January 16, 2024 at 11:59pm EST.

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