Notice of Funding Opportunity and Solicitation for Grant Applications (SGA) for Serving Young Adult Ex-Offenders Through Training and Service-Learning, 9703 [2012-3773]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 33 / Friday, February 17, 2012 / Notices FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Denise Roach, 200 Constitution Avenue NW., Room N–4716, Washington, DC 20210; Telephone: 202–693–3820. The Grant Officer for this SGA is Latifa Jeter. Employment and Training Administration Notice of Funding Opportunity and Solicitation for Grant Applications (SGA) for Serving Young Adult ExOffenders Through Training and Service-Learning Employment and Training Administration, Labor. ACTION: Notice of Solicitation for Grant Applications (SGA). mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: Funding Opportunity Number: SGA/ DFA PY 11–03. SUMMARY: Through this notice, the Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration (ETA) announces the availability of approximately $30 million to serve juvenile offenders ages 18–21 who have been involved in the juvenile justice system from the age of 14 or above and have never been convicted as an adult under Federal or State Law. ETA expects to award a minimum of 20 grants at various amounts up to $1.5 million each to cover a 30-month period that includes up to four months of planning and a minimum of 26 months of operation. Any non-profit organization with IRS 501(c)(3) status, unit of state or local government, or any Indian and Native American entity eligible for grants under WIA Section 166 may apply for these grants. Servicelearning projects conducted through these grants must integrate meaningful community service with instruction and reflection that enrich the learning experience, teach civic responsibility, and encourage lifelong civic engagement. Training provided through these grants is expected to lead to credentials recognized by in demand industries in the grantee’s geographic area to be served. Through service-learning, returning offenders are offered the opportunity to reestablish community-based trust while enhancing their work-based skills and status in their communities. The complete SGA and any subsequent SGA amendments, in connection with this solicitation are described in further detail on ETA’s Web site at http://www.doleta.gov/ grants/ or on http://www.grants.gov. The Web sites provide application information, eligibility requirements, review and selection procedures and other program requirements governing this solicitation. DATES: The closing date for receipt of applications is April 17, 2012. VerDate Mar<15>2010 19:08 Feb 16, 2012 Jkt 226001 Signed February 13, 2012 in Washington, DC. Eric D. Luetkenhaus, Grant Officer, Employment and Training Administration. [FR Doc. 2012–3773 Filed 2–16–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FT–P DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Occupational Safety and Health Administration [Docket No. OSHA–2011–0747] Blasting and the Use of Explosives; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget’s (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork Requirements) Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), Labor. ACTION: Request for public comments. AGENCY: OSHA solicits public comments concerning its proposal to extend the Office of Management and Budget’s (OMB) approval of the information collection requirements specified in the Standard on Blasting and the Use of Explosives (29 CFR part 1926, subpart U). DATES: Comments must be submitted (postmarked, sent, or received) by April 17, 2012. ADDRESSES: Electronically: You may submit comments and attachments electronically at http:// www.regulations.gov, which is the Federal eRulemaking Portal. Follow the instructions online for submitting comments. 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All comments, including any personal information you provide, are placed in the public docket without change, and may be made available online at http://www.regulations.gov. For further information on submitting comments, see the ‘‘Public Participation’’ heading in the section of this notice titled SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. Docket: To read or download comments or other material in the docket, go to http://www.regulations.gov or the OSHA Docket Office at the address above. All documents in the docket (including this Federal Register notice) are listed in the http:// www.regulations.gov index; however, some information (e.g., copyrighted material) is not publicly available to read or download from the Web site. All submissions, including copyrighted material, are available for inspection and copying at the OSHA Docket Office. You may also contact Theda Kenney at the address below to obtain a copy of the ICR. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Theda Kenney or Todd Owen, Directorate of Standards and Guidance, OSHA, Room N–3609, 200 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20210, telephone: (202) 693–2222. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background The Department of Labor, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent (i.e., employer) burden, conducts a preclearance consultation program to provide the public with an opportunity to comment on proposed and continuing information collection requirements in accord with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). This program ensures that information is in the desired format, reporting burden (time and costs) is minimal, collection instruments are clearly understood, and OSHA’s estimate of the information collection burden is accurate. 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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Employment and Training Administration


Notice of Funding Opportunity and Solicitation for Grant 
Applications (SGA) for Serving Young Adult Ex-Offenders Through 
Training and Service-Learning

AGENCY: Employment and Training Administration, Labor.

ACTION: Notice of Solicitation for Grant Applications (SGA).

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    Funding Opportunity Number: SGA/DFA PY 11-03.
SUMMARY: Through this notice, the Department of Labor's Employment and 
Training Administration (ETA) announces the availability of 
approximately $30 million to serve juvenile offenders ages 18-21 who 
have been involved in the juvenile justice system from the age of 14 or 
above and have never been convicted as an adult under Federal or State 
Law. ETA expects to award a minimum of 20 grants at various amounts up 
to $1.5 million each to cover a 30-month period that includes up to 
four months of planning and a minimum of 26 months of operation. Any 
non-profit organization with IRS 501(c)(3) status, unit of state or 
local government, or any Indian and Native American entity eligible for 
grants under WIA Section 166 may apply for these grants. Service-
learning projects conducted through these grants must integrate 
meaningful community service with instruction and reflection that 
enrich the learning experience, teach civic responsibility, and 
encourage lifelong civic engagement. Training provided through these 
grants is expected to lead to credentials recognized by in demand 
industries in the grantee's geographic area to be served.
    Through service-learning, returning offenders are offered the 
opportunity to reestablish community-based trust while enhancing their 
work-based skills and status in their communities.
    The complete SGA and any subsequent SGA amendments, in connection 
with this solicitation are described in further detail on ETA's Web 
site at http://www.doleta.gov/grants/ or on http://www.grants.gov. The 
Web sites provide application information, eligibility requirements, 
review and selection procedures and other program requirements 
governing this solicitation.

DATES: The closing date for receipt of applications is April 17, 2012.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Denise Roach, 200 Constitution Avenue 
NW., Room N-4716, Washington, DC 20210; Telephone: 202-693-3820.
    The Grant Officer for this SGA is Latifa Jeter.

    Signed February 13, 2012 in Washington, DC.
Eric D. Luetkenhaus,
Grant Officer, Employment and Training Administration.
[FR Doc. 2012-3773 Filed 2-16-12; 8:45 am]
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