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Notice reopening competitions or extending application deadline dates for certain direct grant and fellowship programs. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: The Secretary extends the deadline dates for the submission of applications for several programs. In all of the affected competitions the Secretary is making new awards for PO 00000 Frm 00035 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 fiscal year (FY) 2006. The Secretary takes this action to allow more time for the preparation and submission of applications by potential applicants who have been affected by Hurricanes Katrina and/or Rita and are located in Louisiana, Texas, Alabama, Mississippi, and Florida. The reopening and extension of the programs or competitions are intended to help potential applicants compete fairly with other applicants under these programs. Note: Two of the affected programs or competitions are administered by the Office of Postsecondary Education and three are administered by the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services. You can find information related to each of these competitions under the ‘‘List of Programs Affected’’ in this notice. Eligibility: The reopening or extension of deadline dates in this notice applies to you if you are: (1) an institution of higher education, state educational agency (SEA), local educational agency (LEA), non-profit organization or other public or private organization applicant that is located in a federally-declared disaster area as determined by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) (see http://www.fema.gov/news/ disasters.fema) and you were adversely affected by Hurricanes Katrina and/or Rita, or (2) an individual applicant who resides or resided, on the disaster declaration date, in a federally-declared disaster area as determined by FEMA (see http://www.fema.gov/news/ disasters.fema) and you were adversely affected by Hurricanes Katrina and/or Rita. You must provide a certification in your application that you meet one of these criteria for submitting an application on the Extended Deadline and be prepared to provide appropriate supporting documentation, if requested. If you are submitting the application electronically, the submission of the application serves as your attestation that you meet the criteria for submitting an application on the Extended Deadline. Note for Individual Applicants Under Competition 84.170A, Jacob K. Javits Fellowship Program: The reopening or extension of deadline date for this competition also applies to you if you cannot obtain your undergraduate academic records or references from your undergraduate institution because the institution is in a federally-declared disaster area as determined by FEMA (see http:// www.fema.gov/news/disasters.fema) and was adversely affected by Hurricanes Katrina and/or Rita. The new deadline date for transmitting applications under each competition is listed with that competition in the ‘‘List of Programs DATES: E:\FR\FM\07OCN1.SGM 07OCN1 58697 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 194 / Friday, October 7, 2005 / Notices Affected.’’ If the program is subject to Executive Order 12372, the relevant deadline for intergovernmental review is also indicated in the chart. ADDRESSES: The address and telephone number for obtaining applications for, or information about, an individual program are in the application notice for that program. We have listed the date and Federal Register citation of the application notice for each program. If you use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD), you may call the TDD number, if any, listed in the individual application notice. If we have not listed a TDD number, you may call the Federal Relay Service (FRS) at 1–800–877–8339. If you want to transmit a recommendation or comment under Executive Order 12372, you can find the latest list and addresses of individual SPOCs on the Web site of the Office of Management and Budget at the following address: http:// www.whitehouse.gov/omb/grants/ spoc.html You can also find the list of SPOCs in the appendix to the Forecast of Funding Opportunities under the Department of Education Discretionary Grant Programs for Fiscal Year (FY) 2005 and 2006. This is available on the Internet at: http:// www.ed.gov/funding.html. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The following is specific information about each of the programs or competitions covered by this notice: LIST OF PROGRAMS AFFECTED Publication Date and Federal Register Citation CFDA No. and Name Original Deadline for Transmittal of Applications Extended Deadline for Transmittal of Applications Original Deadline for Intergovernmental Review Extended Deadline for Intergovernmental Review Office of Postsecondary Education 84.200A: Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need. 84.170A: Jacob K. Javits Fellowship Program. 8/22/05 (70 FR 48940) 6/14/05 (70 FR 34454) 11/14/05 12/1/05 1/16/06 2/1/06. 10/3/05; Free Application for Federal Student Aid 1/31/06 12/1/05 Free Application for Federal Student Aid 1/31/06 N/A N/A. Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 84.129B: Rehabilitation Training: Rehabilitation Long-Term Training— Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling. 84.129L, P, and Q: Rehabilitation Training: Rehabilitation Long-Term Training. 84.373X: Special Education—Technical Assistance on State Data Collection—IDEA General Supervision Enhancement Grant. 7/20/05 (70 FR 41693) 9/6/05 10/19/2005 N/A N/A. 8/3/05 (70 FR 44588) 9/19/05 10/19/2005 N/A N/A. 8/4/05 (70 FR 44914) 10/3/05 10/19/2005 N/A N/A. If you are an individual with a disability, you may obtain a copy of this notice in an alternative format (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, or computer diskette) on request to the contact person listed in the individual application notices. 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[FR Doc. 05–20263 Filed 10–6–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4000–01–U DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Office of Science; Notice of Renewal of the DOE/NSF Nuclear Science Advisory Committee Pursuant to Section 14(a)(2)(A) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act and in accordance with Title 41of the Code of Federal Regulations, Section 102–3.65, and following consultation with the Committee Management Secretariat, General Services Administration, notice is hereby given that the DOE/NSF Nuclear Science Advisory Committee has been renewed for a two-year period, beginning October 1, 2005. PO 00000 Frm 00036 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 The Committee will provide advice to the Associate Director of the Office of Science for Nuclear Physics (DOE), and the Assistant Director, Directorate for Mathematical and Physical Sciences (NSF), on scientific priorities within the field of basic nuclear science research. 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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 194 (Friday, October 7, 2005)]
[Notices]
[Pages 58696-58697]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 05-20263]


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DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION


Direct Grant Programs

AGENCY: Department of Education.

ACTION: Notice reopening competitions or extending application deadline 
dates for certain direct grant and fellowship programs.

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SUMMARY: The Secretary extends the deadline dates for the submission of 
applications for several programs. In all of the affected competitions 
the Secretary is making new awards for fiscal year (FY) 2006. The 
Secretary takes this action to allow more time for the preparation and 
submission of applications by potential applicants who have been 
affected by Hurricanes Katrina and/or Rita and are located in 
Louisiana, Texas, Alabama, Mississippi, and Florida. The reopening and 
extension of the programs or competitions are intended to help 
potential applicants compete fairly with other applicants under these 
programs.

    Note: Two of the affected programs or competitions are 
administered by the Office of Postsecondary Education and three are 
administered by the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative 
Services. You can find information related to each of these 
competitions under the ``List of Programs Affected'' in this notice.

    Eligibility: The reopening or extension of deadline dates in this 
notice applies to you if you are: (1) an institution of higher 
education, state educational agency (SEA), local educational agency 
(LEA), non-profit organization or other public or private organization 
applicant that is located in a federally-declared disaster area as 
determined by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) (see 
http://www.fema.gov/news/disasters.fema) and you were adversely 
affected by Hurricanes Katrina and/or Rita, or (2) an individual 
applicant who resides or resided, on the disaster declaration date, in 
a federally-declared disaster area as determined by FEMA (see http://
www.fema.gov/news/disasters.fema) and you were adversely affected by 
Hurricanes Katrina and/or Rita. You must provide a certification in 
your application that you meet one of these criteria for submitting an 
application on the Extended Deadline and be prepared to provide 
appropriate supporting documentation, if requested. If you are 
submitting the application electronically, the submission of the 
application serves as your attestation that you meet the criteria for 
submitting an application on the Extended Deadline.

Note for Individual Applicants Under Competition 84.170A, Jacob K. 
Javits Fellowship Program:

    The reopening or extension of deadline date for this competition 
also applies to you if you cannot obtain your undergraduate academic 
records or references from your undergraduate institution because 
the institution is in a federally-declared disaster area as 
determined by FEMA (see http://www.fema.gov/news/disasters.fema) and 
was adversely affected by Hurricanes Katrina and/or Rita.

DATES: The new deadline date for transmitting applications under each 
competition is listed with that competition in the ``List of Programs

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Affected.'' If the program is subject to Executive Order 12372, the 
relevant deadline for intergovernmental review is also indicated in the 
chart.

ADDRESSES: The address and telephone number for obtaining applications 
for, or information about, an individual program are in the application 
notice for that program. We have listed the date and Federal Register 
citation of the application notice for each program.
    If you use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD), you may 
call the TDD number, if any, listed in the individual application 
notice. If we have not listed a TDD number, you may call the Federal 
Relay Service (FRS) at 1-800-877-8339.
    If you want to transmit a recommendation or comment under Executive 
Order 12372, you can find the latest list and addresses of individual 
SPOCs on the Web site of the Office of Management and Budget at the 
following address: http://www.whitehouse.gov/omb/grants/spoc.html
    You can also find the list of SPOCs in the appendix to the Forecast 
of Funding Opportunities under the Department of Education 
Discretionary Grant Programs for Fiscal Year (FY) 2005 and 2006. This 
is available on the Internet at: http://www.ed.gov/funding.html.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The following is specific information about 
each of the programs or competitions covered by this notice:

                                            List of Programs Affected
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                                Publication      Original       Extended
                                  Date and     Deadline for   Deadline for  Original Deadline  Extended Deadline
      CFDA No. and Name           Federal      Transmittal    Transmittal          for                for
                                  Register          of             of       Intergovernmental  Intergovernmental
                                  Citation     Applications   Applications        Review             Review
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                                        Office of Postsecondary Education
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84.200A: Graduate Assistance   8/22/05 (70    11/14/05       12/1/05        1/16/06            2/1/06.
 in Areas of National Need.     FR 48940)
84.170A: Jacob K. Javits       6/14/05 (70    10/3/05; Free  12/1/05 Free   N/A                N/A.
 Fellowship Program.            FR 34454)      Application    Application
                                               for Federal    for Federal
                                               Student Aid    Student Aid
                                               1/31/06        1/31/06
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                             Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services
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84.129B: Rehabilitation        7/20/05 (70    9/6/05         10/19/2005     N/A                N/A.
 Training: Rehabilitation       FR 41693)
 Long-Term Training--
 Vocational Rehabilitation
 Counseling.
84.129L, P, and Q:             8/3/05 (70 FR  9/19/05        10/19/2005     N/A                N/A.
 Rehabilitation Training:       44588)
 Rehabilitation Long-Term
 Training.
84.373X: Special Education--   8/4/05 (70 FR  10/3/05        10/19/2005     N/A                N/A.
 Technical Assistance on        44914)
 State Data Collection--IDEA
 General Supervision
 Enhancement Grant.
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    If you are an individual with a disability, you may obtain a copy 
of this notice in an alternative format (e.g., Braille, large print, 
audiotape, or computer diskette) on request to the contact person 
listed in the individual application notices.

Electronic Access to This Document

    You may view this document, as well as all other Department of 
Education documents published in the Federal Register, in text or Adobe 
Portable Document Format (PDF) on the Internet at the following site: 
http://www.ed.gov/news/fedregister.
    To use PDF you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader, which is available 
free at this site. If you have questions about using PDF, call the U.S. 
Government Printing Office (GPO), toll free, at 1-888-293-6498; or in 
the Washington, DC area at (202) 512-1530.


    Note: The official version of this document is the document 
published in the Federal Register. Free Internet access to the 
official edition of the Federal Register and the Code of Federal 
Regulations is available on GPO Access at: http://www.gpoaccess.gov/
nara/index.html.


    Dated: October 4, 2005.
Jack Martin,
Chief Financial Officer.
[FR Doc. 05-20263 Filed 10-6-05; 8:45 am]
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