Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs; Office of Academic Exchanges, 65586 [E9-29449]

Download as PDF 65586 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 236 / Thursday, December 10, 2009 / Notices Grants-in-Aid to State and Local Governments. OMB Circular No. A–133, Audits of States, Local Government, and Nonprofit Organizations. Please reference the following Web sites for additional information: http://www.whitehouse.gov/omb/grants. http://fa.statebuy.state.gov. VI.3. Reporting Requirements You must provide ECA with a hard copy original plus two copies of the following reports: (1) A final program and financial report no more than 90 days after the expiration of the award; (2) A concise, one-page final program report summarizing program outcomes no more than 90 days after the expiration of the award. This one-page report will will be transmitted to OMB, and be made available to the public via OMB’s USAspending.gov Web site—as part of ECA’s Federal Funding Accountability and Transparency Act (FFATA) reporting requirements. (3) A SF–PPR, ‘‘Performance Progress Report’’ Cover Sheet with all program reports. Award recipients will be required to provide reports analyzing their evaluation findings to the Bureau in their regular program reports. (Please refer to IV. Application and Submission Instructions (IV.3.d.3) above for Program Monitoring and Evaluation information. All data collected, including survey responses and contact information, must be maintained for a minimum of three years and provided to the Bureau upon request. All reports must be sent to the ECA Grants Officer and ECA Program Officer listed in the final assistance award document. mstockstill on DSKH9S0YB1PROD with NOTICES VII. Agency Contacts For questions about this announcement, contact: Bahareh Moradi, Office of Global Educational Programs, ECA/A/S, SA–5, 4th Floor, U.S. Department of State, 2200 C Street, SW., Washington, DC 20522–0504, tel 202–632–6350, fax 202–632–9479, MoradiBX@state.gov. All correspondence with the Bureau concerning this RFGP should reference the above title and number ECA/A/S/A– 10–10. Please read the complete announcement before sending inquiries or submitting proposals. Once the RFGP deadline has passed, Bureau staff may not discuss this competition with applicants until the proposal review process has been completed. VerDate Nov<24>2008 17:19 Dec 09, 2009 Jkt 220001 VIII. Other Information Notice The terms and conditions published in this RFGP are binding and may not be modified by any Bureau representative. Explanatory information provided by the Bureau that contradicts published language will not be binding. Issuance of the RFGP does not constitute an award commitment on the part of the Government. The Bureau reserves the right to reduce, revise, or increase proposal budgets in accordance with the needs of the program and the availability of funds. Awards made will be subject to periodic reporting and evaluation requirements per section VI.3 above. Dated: December 4, 2009. Maura M. Pally, Acting Assistant Secretary for Educational and Cultural Affairs, U.S. Department of State. [FR Doc. E9–29484 Filed 12–9–09; 8:45 am] DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice 6838] Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs; Office of Academic Exchanges Notice: An Amendment to a RFGP (Near East and South Asia Undergraduate Exchange Program— NESA UGRAD). Summary: The United States Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, announces revisions to a RFGP announced in the Federal Register on November 5, 2009 (Federal Register Volume 74, Number 213): Revisions are as follows: (1) The semester-long program for 25 Pakistani participants has been cancelled and as a result, participant numbers will be decreased to no less than 90. (2) The program should be designed exclusively as an academic year program for the countries listed under ‘‘Purpose’’ (page 4) in the original solicitation. (3) As a result of the cancellation of the semester-long program component, it is anticipated, that pending availability of funds, the revised funding level will be decreased from $3.5 million to $3 million. (4) Please note: Pending availability of funds, it is anticipated that the Bureau will be issuing a separate RFGP at a later date in support of a Pakistani semesterlong program. Frm 00079 Fmt 4703 Dated: December 4, 2009. Maura M. Pally, Acting Assistant Secretary for Educational and Cultural Affairs, U.S. Department of State. [FR Doc. E9–29449 Filed 12–9–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–11–P DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice 6841] State-71, Post Capabilities Database BILLING CODE 4710–05–P PO 00000 All other terms and conditions of the original announcement remain the same. Additional Information: Interested organizations should contact Laura Alami, Near East Asia Programs Branch, Office of Academic Exchange Programs, ECA/A/E/NEA, SA–5 Floor 4, U.S. Department of State, Washington, DC 20522–0504, 202–632–3270 and Fax: 202–632–9411. Sfmt 4703 SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that the Department of State proposes to create a system of records, Post Capabilities Database, State-71, pursuant to the provisions of the Privacy Act of 1974, as amended (5 U.S.C. 552a) and Office of Management and Budget Circular No. A–130, Appendix I. The Department’s report was filed with the Office of Management and Budget on November 25, 2009. It is proposed that the new system will be named ‘‘Post Capabilities Database.’’ It is also proposed that the new system will be utilized by medical and administrative personnel of the Office of Medical Services for making clearance decisions for individuals eligible to participate in the health care program and as a reference for local medical capabilities. Any persons interested in commenting on the new system of records may do so by submitting comments in writing to Margaret P. Grafeld, Director; Office of Information Programs and Services; A/GIS/IPS; Department of State, SA–2; 515 22nd Street, Washington, DC 20522–8001. This system of records will be effective 40 days from the date of publication, unless we receive comments that will result in a contrary determination. The new system description, ‘‘Post Capabilities Database, State-71,’’ will read as set forth below. E:\FR\FM\10DEN1.SGM 10DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 236 (Thursday, December 10, 2009)]
[Notices]
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[FR Doc No: E9-29449]


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DEPARTMENT OF STATE

[Public Notice 6838]


Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs; Office of Academic 
Exchanges

    Notice: An Amendment to a RFGP (Near East and South Asia 
Undergraduate Exchange Program--NESA UGRAD).

    Summary: The United States Department of State, Bureau of 
Educational and Cultural Affairs, announces revisions to a RFGP 
announced in the Federal Register on November 5, 2009 (Federal Register 
Volume 74, Number 213):
    Revisions are as follows:
    (1) The semester-long program for 25 Pakistani participants has 
been cancelled and as a result, participant numbers will be decreased 
to no less than 90.
    (2) The program should be designed exclusively as an academic year 
program for the countries listed under ``Purpose'' (page 4) in the 
original solicitation.
    (3) As a result of the cancellation of the semester-long program 
component, it is anticipated, that pending availability of funds, the 
revised funding level will be decreased from $3.5 million to $3 
million.
    (4) Please note: Pending availability of funds, it is anticipated 
that the Bureau will be issuing a separate RFGP at a later date in 
support of a Pakistani semester-long program.
    All other terms and conditions of the original announcement remain 
the same.
    Additional Information: Interested organizations should contact 
Laura Alami, Near East Asia Programs Branch, Office of Academic 
Exchange Programs, ECA/A/E/NEA, SA-5 Floor 4, U.S. Department of State, 
Washington, DC 20522-0504, 202-632-3270 and Fax: 202-632-9411.

    Dated: December 4, 2009.
Maura M. Pally,
Acting Assistant Secretary for Educational and Cultural Affairs, U.S. 
Department of State.
[FR Doc. E9-29449 Filed 12-9-09; 8:45 am]
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