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Help America Vote College Poll Worker Program

Help America Vote College Poll Worker Program

Agency Type:

Federal

Funding Source:

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Election Assistance Commission

Deadline Date:

03/31/10 5:00 PM

Description:

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To recruit, train, and support college students to assist state and local governments in the administration of elections by serving as nonpartisan poll workers or assistants. Nonprofit organizations may apply if they work in partnership with state and local election offices.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 123602

Estimated Total Program Funding:

$750,000

Number of Grants:

15

Estimated Size of Grant:

$30,000 to $65,000

Term of Contract:

3 years

Eligibility:

  • Hispanic-serving Institutions
  • Historically Black Colleges and Universities; HBCU
  • Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
  • Private institutions of higher education
  • Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
  • See RFP and/or Grant Guidelines for full eligibility
  • Tribally Controlled Colleges and Universities (TCCUs).

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Public and Private Institutions of higher education (including community colleges) and nonprofit organizations working in partnership with state and local election offices.


Pre-proposal Conference:

3/10/2010 EAC will host a technical assistance teleconference to answer questions about this funding opportunity. Applicants are strongly encouraged to participate in the call.
CALL DATE: March 10, 2010
CALL TIME: 02:00 PM EASTERN TIME
DURATION: 1 hr and 30 mins
EVENT NUMBER: 667-621-403
PARTICIPANT PASSCODE: poll
CALL-IN TOLL-FREE NUMBER (US/CANADA): 866-699-3239
CALL-IN TOLL NUMBER (US/CANADA): 1-408-792-6300
OPTIONAL WEBINAR ADDRESS FOR ATTENDEES:
https://eacevents.webex.com/eacevents/onstage/g.php?d=667621403&t=a
To Start Online Event Instructions:
At least 30 minutes before the starting time:
1. Go to https://eacevents.webex.com/eacevents/onstage/g.php?d=667621403&t=h
2. Log in to your host account if you have not yet done so.
3. On the Event Information page that appears, click \\\\\\\"Start Now\\\\\\\".

Pre-Application Information:

Please submit an e-mail by March 12, 2010 5:00 PM, stating your organization�s intent to apply
(HAVACollegeProgram@eac.gov). This notice of intent is not required, but helps us
better plan the review of applications

Applicants should review and plan to use EAC-developed model college poll worker
practices and procedures, including the EAC�s Guidebook for Recruiting College Poll
Workers at http://www.eac.gov/files/BPPollWorker/College_Guidebook.pdf. Grant
recipients are strongly encouraged to use the EAC materials in the execution of their
programs.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Mark Abbott
Director of Grants
Phone 202-566-2166
HAVACollegeProgram@eac.gov

CFDA Number:

90.400

Funding or Pin Number:

2010-01

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