30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collections: ECA Sports & Culture Evaluation Surveys, 33395-33397 [2011-14167]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 110 / Wednesday, June 8, 2011 / Notices (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Numbers 59002 and 59008) (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Numbers 59002 and 59008) James E. Rivera, Associate Administrator for Disaster Assistance. James E. Rivera, Associate Administrator for Disaster Assistance. [FR Doc. 2011–14160 Filed 6–7–11; 8:45 am] [FR Doc. 2011–14162 Filed 6–7–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8025–01–P BILLING CODE 8025–01–P SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION [Disaster Declaration # 12588 and # 12589] [Disaster Declaration #12556 and #12557] Tennessee Disaster Number TN–00051 U.S. Small Business Administration. AGENCY: ACTION: Amendment 2. This is an amendment of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the State of Tennessee (FEMA–1974–DR), dated 05/01/2011. Incident: Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Associated Flooding. Incident Period: 04/25/2011 through 04/28/2011. Effective Date: 05/27/2011. Physical Loan Application Deadline Date: 06/30/2011. EIDL Loan Application Deadline Date: 02/01/2012. Submit completed loan applications to: U.S. Small Business Administration, Processing AND Disbursement Center, 14925 Kingsport Road, Fort Worth, TX 76155. ADDRESSES: A. Escobar, Office of Disaster Assistance, U.S. Small Business Administration, 409 3rd Street, SW., Suite 6050, Washington, DC 20416. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: The notice of the Presidential disaster declaration for the State of Tennessee, dated 05/01/ 2011 is hereby amended to include the following areas as adversely affected by the disaster: Primary Counties: (Physical Damage and Economic Injury Loans): Carroll, Crockett, Hardin, Henry, Madison. Contiguous Counties: (Economic Injury Loans Only): Tennessee: Benton, Chester, Decatur, Dyer, Gibson, Hardeman, Haywood, Henderson, Lauderdale, Mcnairy, Stewart, Wayne, Weakley. Alabama: Lauderdale. Kentucky: Calloway, Graves. Mississippi: Alcorn, Tishomingo. sroberts on DSK5SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: All other information in the original declaration remains unchanged. 21:51 Jun 07, 2011 U.S. Small Business Administration. ACTION: Amendment 2. AGENCY: This is an amendment of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for Public Assistance Only for the State of Minnesota (FEMA–1982– DR), dated 05/10/2011. Incident: Severe Storms and Flooding. Incident Period: 03/16/2011 through 05/25/2011. Effective Date: 05/25/2011. Physical Loan Application Deadline Date: 07/11/2011. Economic Injury (EIDL) Loan Application Deadline Date: 02/10/2012. ADDRESSES: Submit completed loan applications to: U.S. Small Business Administration, Processing and Disbursement Center, 14925 Kingsport Road, Fort Worth, TX 76155. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: A. Escobar, Office of Disaster Assistance, U.S. Small Business Administration, 409 3rd Street, SW., Suite 6050, Washington, DC 20416. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The notice of the President’s major disaster declaration for Private Non-Profit organizations in the State of Minnesota, dated 05/10/2011, is hereby amended to establish the incident period for this disaster as beginning 03/16/2011 and continuing through 05/25/2011. All other information in the original declaration remains unchanged. SUMMARY: SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 Minnesota Disaster Number MN–00030 Jkt 223001 (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Numbers 59002 and 59008) James E. Rivera, Associate Administrator for Disaster Assistance. [FR Doc. 2011–14115 Filed 6–7–11; 8:45 am] ACTION: 33395 Amendment 1. This is an amendment of the Presidential declaration of a major disaster for Public Assistance Only for the State of Tennessee (FEMA–1974– DR), dated 05/01/2011. Incident: Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Associated Flooding. Incident Period: 04/25/2011 through 04/28/2011. Effective Date: 05/27/2011. Physical Loan Application Deadline Date: 06/30/2011. Economic Injury (Eidl) Loan Application Deadline Date: 02/01/2012. ADDRESSES: Submit completed loan applications to: U.S. Small Business Administration, Processing and Disbursement Center, 14925 Kingsport Road, Fort Worth, Tx 76155. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: A. Escobar, Office of Disaster Assistance, U.S. Small Business Administration, 409 3rd Street, SW., Suite 6050, Washington, DC 20416. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The notice of the President’s major disaster declaration for Private Non-Profit organizations in the State of Tennessee, dated 05/01/2011, is hereby amended to include the following areas as adversely affected by the disaster. Primary Counties: Benton, Bledsoe, Carroll, Chester, Cocke, Crockett, Fayette, Gibson, Hardeman, Hardin, Henderson, Henry, Johnson, Lake, Madison, Mcminn, Mcnairy, Monroe, Rhea, Shelby, Weakley. All other information in the original declaration remains unchanged. SUMMARY: (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Numbers 59002 and 59008) James E. Rivera, Associate Administrator for Disaster Assistance. [FR Doc. 2011–14163 Filed 6–7–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8025–01–P DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice 7492] 30–Day Notice of Proposed Information Collections: ECA Sports & Culture Evaluation Surveys BILLING CODE 8025–01–P SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION Notice of request for public comment and submission to OMB of proposed collections of information. [Disaster Declaration # 12558 and # 12559] SUMMARY: ACTION: Tennessee; Disaster Number TN– 00052 U.S. Small Business Administration. AGENCY: PO 00000 Frm 00205 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 The Department of State has submitted the following information collection requests to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. E:\FR\FM\08JNN1.SGM 08JNN1 sroberts on DSK5SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 33396 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 110 / Wednesday, June 8, 2011 / Notices • Title of Information Collection: Sports & Culture Evaluation, Between the Lines (BTL) Survey. • OMB Control Number: None. • Type of Request: New Collection. • Originating Office: Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Office of Policy and Evaluation, Evaluation Division (ECA/P/V). • Form Number: Survey numbers generated as needed. • Respondents: ECA’s Between the Lines (BTL) Program exchange participants from 2008 through 2009. • Estimated Number of Respondents: 31 annually. • Estimated Number of Responses: 31 annually. • Average Hours per Response: 35 minutes. • Total Estimated Burden: 18 hours annually. • Frequency: On Occasion. • Obligation to Respond: Voluntary. • Title of Information Collection: Sports & Culture Evaluation, Sports Envoys Survey. • OMB Control Number: None. • Type of Request: New Collection. • Originating Office: Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Office of Policy and Evaluation, Evaluation Division (ECA/P/V). • Form Number: Survey numbers generated as needed. • Respondents: ECA’s Sports Envoys Program envoy participants from 2005 through 2009. • Estimated Number of Respondents: 28 annually. • Estimated Number of Responses: 28 annually. • Average Hours per Response: 20 minutes. • Total Estimated Burden: 9 hours annually. • Frequency: On Occasion. • Obligation to Respond: Voluntary. • Title of Information Collection: Sports & Culture Evaluation, Kennedy Center (KC) Mentor Survey. • OMB Control Number: None. • Type of Request: New Collection. • Originating Office: Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Office of Policy and Evaluation, Evaluation Division (ECA/P/V). • Form Number: Survey numbers generated as needed. • Respondents: ECA’s Kennedy Center (KC) Cultural Fellows Mentoring Program participants from 2005 through 2009. • Estimated Number of Respondents: 30 annually. • Estimated Number of Responses: 30 annually. • Average Hours per Response: 35 minutes. VerDate Mar<15>2010 21:51 Jun 07, 2011 Jkt 223001 • Total Estimated Burden: 18 hours annually. • Frequency: On Occasion. • Obligation to Respond: Voluntary. • Title of Information Collection: Sports & Culture Evaluation, Sports Surveys. • OMB Control Number: None. • Type of Request: New Collection. • Originating Office: Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Office of Policy and Evaluation, Evaluation Division (ECA/P/V). • Form Number: Survey numbers generated as needed. • Respondents: ECA’s Sports Visitors Program and the International Sports Grants Initiative participants from 2008 through 2009. • Estimated Number of Respondents: 247 annually (Sports Grants: 140, Sports Visitors: 107). • Estimated Number of Responses: 247 annually (Sports Grants: 140, Sports Visitors: 107). • Average Hours per Response: 35 minutes (Sports Grants: 35, Sports Visitors: 35). • Total Estimated Burden: 144 hours annually (Sports Grants: 82, Sports Visitors: 62). • Frequency: On Occasion. • Obligation to Respond: Voluntary. • Title of Information Collection: Sports & Culture Evaluation, Kennedy Center (KC) Cultural Visitors Survey. • OMB Control Number: None. • Type of Request: New Collection. • Originating Office: Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Office of Policy and Evaluation, Evaluation Division (ECA/P/V). • Form Number: Survey numbers generated as needed. • Respondents: ECA’s Kennedy Center (KC) Cultural Visitors Program participants from 2005 through 2009. • Estimated Number of Respondents: 103 annually. • Estimated Number of Responses: 103 annually. • Average Hours per Response: 35 minutes. • Total Estimated Burden: 60 hours annually. • Frequency: On Occasion. • Obligation to Respond: Voluntary. • Title of Information Collection: Sports & Culture Evaluation, International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) Survey. • OMB Control Number: None. • Type of Request: New Collection. • Originating Office: Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Office of Policy and Evaluation, Evaluation Division (ECA/P/V). • Form Number: Survey numbers generated as needed. PO 00000 Frm 00206 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 • Respondents: ECA’s International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) participants who were involved in selected cultural programs from 2000 through 2009. • Estimated Number of Respondents: 855 annually. • Estimated Number of Responses: 855 annually. • Average Hours per Response: 35 minutes. • Total Estimated Burden: 499 hours annually. • Frequency: On Occasion. • Obligation to Respond: Voluntary. • Title of Information Collection: Sports & Culture Evaluation, International Writing Program (IWP) Survey. • OMB Control Number: None. • Type of Request: New Collection. • Originating Office: Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Office of Policy and Evaluation, Evaluation Division (ECA/P/V). • Form Number: Survey numbers generated as needed. • Respondents: ECA’s International Writing Program (IWP), Fall Residency exchange program participants from 2005 through 2009. • Estimated Number of Respondents: 112 annually. • Estimated Number of Responses: 112 annually. • Average Hours per Response: 35 minutes. • Total Estimated Burden: 65 hours annually. • Frequency: On Occasion. • Obligation to Respond: Voluntary. DATES: Submit comments to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for up to 30 days from June 8, 2011 ADDRESSES: Direct comments to the Department of State Desk Officer in the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs at the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). You may submit comments by the following methods: • E-mail: oira_submission@omb.eop.gov. You must include the DS form number, information collection title, and OMB control number in the subject line of your message. • Fax: 202–395–5806. Attention: Desk Officer for Department of State. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: You may obtain copies of the proposed information collection and supporting documents from Michelle Hale, ECA/P/ V, SA–5, C2 Floor, Department of State, Washington, DC 20522–0582, who may be reached on 202–632–6312 or at HaleMJ2@state.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: We are soliciting public comments to permit the Department to: E:\FR\FM\08JNN1.SGM 08JNN1 sroberts on DSK5SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 110 / Wednesday, June 8, 2011 / Notices • Evaluate whether the proposed information collection is necessary to properly perform our functions. • Evaluate the accuracy of our estimate of the burden of the proposed collection, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used. • Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected. • Minimize the reporting burden on those who are to respond, Abstract of proposed collections: The Department of State is requesting new information collections to meet OMB and Congressional reporting requirements. These requests for new information collections will allow ECA/ P/V, as part of their Sports and Culture Evaluation Program, to conduct surveys of exchange participants from various ECA programs. Collecting this data will help ECA/P/V assess and measure the effectiveness and impact of their programs, and provide valuable feedback from the participants’ perspective. • Sports & Culture Evaluation, Between the Lines (BTL) Survey: Respondents will be exchange participants who were involved in the BTL Program during 2008 and 2009. • Sports & Culture Evaluation, Sports Envoys Survey: Respondents will be envoys who participated in the Sports Envoys Program between 2005 and 2009. • Sports & Culture Evaluation, Kennedy Center (KC) Mentor Survey: Respondents will be exchange program participants who were involved in the KC Cultural Fellows Mentoring Program between 2005 and 2009. • Sports & Culture Evaluation, Sports Surveys: Respondents will be exchange program participants who were involved in either the Sports Visitors Program or the International Sports Grants Initiative Program during 2008 and 2009. • Sports & Culture Evaluation, Kennedy Center (KC) Cultural Visitors Survey: Respondents will be exchange program participants who were involved in the KC Cultural Visitors Program between 2005 and 2009. • Sports & Culture Evaluation, International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) Survey: Respondents will be exchange program participants who were involved in IVLP programs that focused on cultural themes between 2000 and 2009. • Sports & Culture Evaluation, International Writing Program (IWP) Survey: Respondents will be exchange program participants who were involved in the IWP programs between 2005 and 2009. VerDate Mar<15>2010 21:51 Jun 07, 2011 Jkt 223001 33397 Methodology: All evaluation data will be collected through eight (8) electronic surveys conducted via Zoomerang, an on-line surveying tool. Additional Information: These seven (7) information collections together represent the entire Sports and Culture Evaluation which will survey participants of eight (8) different ECA exchange programs that focus on either arts and culture, or sports related themes. ADDRESSES: Dated: May 27, 2011. Julianne Paunescu, Acting Director of the Office of Policy and Evaluation, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Department of State. You must include the DS form number (if applicable), information collection title, and OMB control number in any correspondence. [FR Doc. 2011–14167 Filed 6–7–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–05–P DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice 7493] 60-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collection: DS–4131 Advance Notification Form: Tourist and Other Non-Governmental Activities in the Antarctic Treaty Area, 1405–0181 You may submit comments by any of the following methods: • E-mail: FosterHD@state.gov. • Mail (paper, disk, or CD–ROM submissions): Harold D. Foster, Office of Ocean and Polar Affairs, Room 2665, Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs, U.S. Department of State, 2201 C Street, NW., Washington, DC 20520. • Fax: 202.647.9099. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Direct requests for additional information regarding the collection listed in this notice, including requests for copies of the proposed information collection and supporting documents, to Harold D. Foster, Office of Ocean and Polar Affairs, Room 2665, Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs, U.S. Department of State, 2201 C Street, NW., Washington, DC 20520. He may be reached on 202.647.0237 or at fosterhd@state.gov. Notice of request for public comments. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Department of State is seeking Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for the information collection described below. The purpose of this notice is to allow 60 days for public comment in the Federal Register preceding submission to OMB. We are conducting this process in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. • Title of Information Collection: Advance Notification Form: Tourist and Other Non-Governmental Activities in the Antarctic Treaty Area. • OMB Control Number: 1405–0181. • Type of Request: Extension of a Currently Approved Collection. • Originating Office: Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs, Office of Ocean and Polar Affairs (OES/OPA). • Form Number: DS–4131. • Respondents: Operators of Antarctic expeditions organized in or proceeding from the United States. • Estimated Number of Respondents: 22. • Estimated Number of Responses: 22. • Average Hours per Response: 10.5. • Total Estimated Burden: 231. • Frequency: On occasion. • Obligation to Respond: Voluntary. DATES: The Department will accept comments from the public up to 60 days from June 8, 2011. We are soliciting public comments to permit the Department to: • Evaluate whether the proposed information collection is necessary for the proper performance of our functions. • Evaluate the accuracy of our estimate of the burden of the proposed collection, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used. • Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected. • Minimize the reporting burden on those who are to respond, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of technology. Abstract of proposed collection: Information solicited on the Advance Notification Form (DS–4131) provides the U.S. Government with information on tourist and other non-governmental expeditions to the Antarctic Treaty area. The U.S. Government needs this information to comply with Article VII(5)(a) of the Antarctic Treaty and comport with Antarctic Treaty Consultative Meeting Recommendation XVIII–1 and Resolution XIX–3. Methodology: Information will be submitted in signed original by U.S. organizers of tourist and other nongovernmental expeditions to Antarctica. Advance copies are submitted by e-mail. ACTION: SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00207 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\08JNN1.SGM 08JNN1

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[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 110 (Wednesday, June 8, 2011)]
[Notices]
[Pages 33395-33397]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-14167]


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DEPARTMENT OF STATE

[Public Notice 7492]


30-Day Notice of Proposed Information Collections: ECA Sports & 
Culture Evaluation Surveys

ACTION: Notice of request for public comment and submission to OMB of 
proposed collections of information.

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SUMMARY: The Department of State has submitted the following 
information collection requests to the Office of Management and Budget 
(OMB) for approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 
1995.

[[Page 33396]]

     Title of Information Collection: Sports & Culture 
Evaluation, Between the Lines (BTL) Survey.
     OMB Control Number: None.
     Type of Request: New Collection.
     Originating Office: Bureau of Educational and Cultural 
Affairs, Office of Policy and Evaluation, Evaluation Division (ECA/P/
V).
     Form Number: Survey numbers generated as needed.
     Respondents: ECA's Between the Lines (BTL) Program 
exchange participants from 2008 through 2009.
     Estimated Number of Respondents: 31 annually.
     Estimated Number of Responses: 31 annually.
     Average Hours per Response: 35 minutes.
     Total Estimated Burden: 18 hours annually.
     Frequency: On Occasion.
     Obligation to Respond: Voluntary.
     Title of Information Collection: Sports & Culture 
Evaluation, Sports Envoys Survey.
     OMB Control Number: None.
     Type of Request: New Collection.
     Originating Office: Bureau of Educational and Cultural 
Affairs, Office of Policy and Evaluation, Evaluation Division (ECA/P/
V).
     Form Number: Survey numbers generated as needed.
     Respondents: ECA's Sports Envoys Program envoy 
participants from 2005 through 2009.
     Estimated Number of Respondents: 28 annually.
     Estimated Number of Responses: 28 annually.
     Average Hours per Response: 20 minutes.
     Total Estimated Burden: 9 hours annually.
     Frequency: On Occasion.
     Obligation to Respond: Voluntary.
     Title of Information Collection: Sports & Culture 
Evaluation, Kennedy Center (KC) Mentor Survey.
     OMB Control Number: None.
     Type of Request: New Collection.
     Originating Office: Bureau of Educational and Cultural 
Affairs, Office of Policy and Evaluation, Evaluation Division (ECA/P/
V).
     Form Number: Survey numbers generated as needed.
     Respondents: ECA's Kennedy Center (KC) Cultural Fellows 
Mentoring Program participants from 2005 through 2009.
     Estimated Number of Respondents: 30 annually.
     Estimated Number of Responses: 30 annually.
     Average Hours per Response: 35 minutes.
     Total Estimated Burden: 18 hours annually.
     Frequency: On Occasion.
     Obligation to Respond: Voluntary.
     Title of Information Collection: Sports & Culture 
Evaluation, Sports Surveys.
     OMB Control Number: None.
     Type of Request: New Collection.
     Originating Office: Bureau of Educational and Cultural 
Affairs, Office of Policy and Evaluation, Evaluation Division (ECA/P/
V).
     Form Number: Survey numbers generated as needed.
     Respondents: ECA's Sports Visitors Program and the 
International Sports Grants Initiative participants from 2008 through 
2009.
     Estimated Number of Respondents: 247 annually (Sports 
Grants: 140, Sports Visitors: 107).
     Estimated Number of Responses: 247 annually (Sports 
Grants: 140, Sports Visitors: 107).
     Average Hours per Response: 35 minutes (Sports Grants: 35, 
Sports Visitors: 35).
     Total Estimated Burden: 144 hours annually (Sports Grants: 
82, Sports Visitors: 62).
     Frequency: On Occasion.
     Obligation to Respond: Voluntary.
     Title of Information Collection: Sports & Culture 
Evaluation, Kennedy Center (KC) Cultural Visitors Survey.
     OMB Control Number: None.
     Type of Request: New Collection.
     Originating Office: Bureau of Educational and Cultural 
Affairs, Office of Policy and Evaluation, Evaluation Division (ECA/P/
V).
     Form Number: Survey numbers generated as needed.
     Respondents: ECA's Kennedy Center (KC) Cultural Visitors 
Program participants from 2005 through 2009.
     Estimated Number of Respondents: 103 annually.
     Estimated Number of Responses: 103 annually.
     Average Hours per Response: 35 minutes.
     Total Estimated Burden: 60 hours annually.
     Frequency: On Occasion.
     Obligation to Respond: Voluntary.
     Title of Information Collection: Sports & Culture 
Evaluation, International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) Survey.
     OMB Control Number: None.
     Type of Request: New Collection.
     Originating Office: Bureau of Educational and Cultural 
Affairs, Office of Policy and Evaluation, Evaluation Division (ECA/P/
V).
     Form Number: Survey numbers generated as needed.
     Respondents: ECA's International Visitor Leadership 
Program (IVLP) participants who were involved in selected cultural 
programs from 2000 through 2009.
     Estimated Number of Respondents: 855 annually.
     Estimated Number of Responses: 855 annually.
     Average Hours per Response: 35 minutes.
     Total Estimated Burden: 499 hours annually.
     Frequency: On Occasion.
     Obligation to Respond: Voluntary.
     Title of Information Collection: Sports & Culture 
Evaluation, International Writing Program (IWP) Survey.
     OMB Control Number: None.
     Type of Request: New Collection.
     Originating Office: Bureau of Educational and Cultural 
Affairs, Office of Policy and Evaluation, Evaluation Division (ECA/P/
V).
     Form Number: Survey numbers generated as needed.
     Respondents: ECA's International Writing Program (IWP), 
Fall Residency exchange program participants from 2005 through 2009.
     Estimated Number of Respondents: 112 annually.
     Estimated Number of Responses: 112 annually.
     Average Hours per Response: 35 minutes.
     Total Estimated Burden: 65 hours annually.
     Frequency: On Occasion.
     Obligation to Respond: Voluntary.

DATES: Submit comments to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for 
up to 30 days from June 8, 2011

ADDRESSES: Direct comments to the Department of State Desk Officer in 
the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs at the Office of 
Management and Budget (OMB). You may submit comments by the following 
methods:
     E-mail: oira_submission@omb.eop.gov. You must include the 
DS form number, information collection title, and OMB control number in 
the subject line of your message.
     Fax: 202-395-5806. Attention: Desk Officer for Department 
of State.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: You may obtain copies of the proposed 
information collection and supporting documents from Michelle Hale, 
ECA/P/V, SA-5, C2 Floor, Department of State, Washington, DC 20522-
0582, who may be reached on 202-632-6312 or at HaleMJ2@state.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: We are soliciting public comments to permit 
the Department to:

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     Evaluate whether the proposed information collection is 
necessary to properly perform our functions.
     Evaluate the accuracy of our estimate of the burden of the 
proposed collection, including the validity of the methodology and 
assumptions used.
     Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information to be collected.
     Minimize the reporting burden on those who are to respond,
    Abstract of proposed collections: The Department of State is 
requesting new information collections to meet OMB and Congressional 
reporting requirements. These requests for new information collections 
will allow ECA/P/V, as part of their Sports and Culture Evaluation 
Program, to conduct surveys of exchange participants from various ECA 
programs. Collecting this data will help ECA/P/V assess and measure the 
effectiveness and impact of their programs, and provide valuable 
feedback from the participants' perspective.
     Sports & Culture Evaluation, Between the Lines (BTL) 
Survey: Respondents will be exchange participants who were involved in 
the BTL Program during 2008 and 2009.
     Sports & Culture Evaluation, Sports Envoys Survey: 
Respondents will be envoys who participated in the Sports Envoys 
Program between 2005 and 2009.
     Sports & Culture Evaluation, Kennedy Center (KC) Mentor 
Survey: Respondents will be exchange program participants who were 
involved in the KC Cultural Fellows Mentoring Program between 2005 and 
2009.
     Sports & Culture Evaluation, Sports Surveys: Respondents 
will be exchange program participants who were involved in either the 
Sports Visitors Program or the International Sports Grants Initiative 
Program during 2008 and 2009.
     Sports & Culture Evaluation, Kennedy Center (KC) Cultural 
Visitors Survey: Respondents will be exchange program participants who 
were involved in the KC Cultural Visitors Program between 2005 and 
2009.
     Sports & Culture Evaluation, International Visitor 
Leadership Program (IVLP) Survey: Respondents will be exchange program 
participants who were involved in IVLP programs that focused on 
cultural themes between 2000 and 2009.
     Sports & Culture Evaluation, International Writing Program 
(IWP) Survey: Respondents will be exchange program participants who 
were involved in the IWP programs between 2005 and 2009.
    Methodology: All evaluation data will be collected through eight 
(8) electronic surveys conducted via Zoomerang, an on-line surveying 
tool.
    Additional Information: These seven (7) information collections 
together represent the entire Sports and Culture Evaluation which will 
survey participants of eight (8) different ECA exchange programs that 
focus on either arts and culture, or sports related themes.

    Dated: May 27, 2011.
Julianne Paunescu,
Acting Director of the Office of Policy and Evaluation, Bureau of 
Educational and Cultural Affairs, Department of State.
[FR Doc. 2011-14167 Filed 6-7-11; 8:45 am]
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