Proposed Collection; Comment Request, 38320 [2021-15372]

Download as PDF 38320 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 136 / Tuesday, July 20, 2021 / Notices Affected Public: Individuals or households. Frequency: On occasion. Respondent’s Obligation: Voluntary. OMB Desk Officer: Ms. Jasmeet Seehra. You may also submit comments and recommendations, identified by Docket ID number and title, by the following method: • Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. Instructions: All submissions received must include the agency name, Docket ID number, and title for this Federal Register document. The general policy for comments and other submissions from members of the public is to make these submissions available for public viewing on the internet at http:// www.regulations.gov as they are received without change, including any personal identifiers or contact information. DOD Clearance Officer: Ms. Angela Duncan. Requests for copies of the information collection proposal should be sent to Ms. Duncan at whs.mc-alex.esd.mbx.dddod-information-collections@mail.mil. burden of the information collection on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. DATES: Consideration will be given to all comments received by September 20, 2021. Dated: July 14, 2021. Aaron T. Siegel, Alternate OSD Federal Register, Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. To request more information on this proposed information collection or to obtain a copy of the proposal and associated collection instruments, please write to Office of the Department of Defense Chief Information Officer 6000 Defense Pentagon, Washington, DC 20301–6000 ATTN: Mr. Rodney McCall, or call (703) 697–5936. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title; Associated Form; and OMB Number: DoD Cyber Scholarship Program; OMB Control Number 0704– 0486. Needs and Uses: DoD Cyber Scholarship Program (CySP), authorized by 10 U.S.C. 2200 is designed to: Increase the number of new entrants to DoD who possess key Information Assurance (IA) and Information Technology (IT) skill sets; and serve as a tool to develop and retain welleducated military and civilian personnel who support the Department’s critical IT management and infrastructure protection functions. The DoD CySP recruitment track is for college students who, upon completion of the program, will work for the DoD. Pending availability of funds, the DoD CySP may also award capacity-building grants to colleges and universities designated as National Centers of Academic Excellence in Cybersecurity, (NCAE–Cs) for such purposes as developing cyber curricula and faculty, FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: [FR Doc. 2021–15382 Filed 7–19–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Office of the Secretary [Docket ID: DOD–2021–OS–0065] Proposed Collection; Comment Request Chief Information Officer, Department of Defense (DoD). ACTION: Information collection notice. AGENCY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Department of Defense Chief Information Officer (DoD CIO) announces a proposed public information collection and seeks public comment on the provisions thereof. Comments are invited on: Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and ways to minimize the khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:00 Jul 19, 2021 Jkt 253001 You may submit comments, identified by docket number and title, by any of the following methods: Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. Mail: DoD cannot receive written comments at this time due to the COVID–19 pandemic. Comments should be sent electronically to the docket listed above. Instructions: All submissions received must include the agency name, docket number and title for this Federal Register document. The general policy for comments and other submissions from members of the public is to make these submissions available for public viewing on the internet at http:// www.regulations.gov as they are received without change, including any personal identifiers or contact information. ADDRESSES: PO 00000 Frm 00057 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 and building cyber laboratories. The recruitment track and institutional capacity-building grant programs both require a competitive application process. Recruitment scholarship applicants submit written documentation detailing their credentials. NCAE–Cs interested in applying for capacity-building grants must complete and submit a written proposal, and all NCAE–Cs receiving grants must provide documentation detailing the use of grant funding and the outcomes of the capacity-building initiative. DoD requires this information collection to measure the performance of the capacity-building components of the DoD CySP. DoD uses the information collected in the scholarship application process to assess the quality of applicants selected for inclusion in the DoD CySP. Without this written documentation detailing scholarship applicants’ credentials, grant proposals, and grant execution accomplishments, the DoD has no means of judging the quality of applicants to the program or collecting information regarding program performance. Affected Public: Individuals or households (Student Applicants); Notfor-profit Institutions; State, Local or Tribal Government; Businesses or other for-profit (Academic Institutions). Annual Burden Hours: 5,810. Number of Respondents: 690. Responses per Respondent: 1. Annual Responses: 690. Average Burden per Response: 8.42 hours. Frequency: On Occasion. Dated: July 14, 2021. Aaron T. Siegel, Alternate OSD Federal Register, Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. [FR Doc. 2021–15372 Filed 7–19–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE [Docket ID: DoD–2021–OS–0036] Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency, Department of Defense (DoD). ACTION: 30-Day information collection notice. AGENCY: The DoD has submitted to OMB for clearance the following proposal for collection of information under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act. DATES: Consideration will be given to all comments received by August 19, 2021. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\20JYN1.SGM 20JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 86, Number 136 (Tuesday, July 20, 2021)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2021-15372]


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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Office of the Secretary

[Docket ID: DOD-2021-OS-0065]


Proposed Collection; Comment Request

AGENCY: Chief Information Officer, Department of Defense (DoD).

ACTION: Information collection notice.

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SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the 
Department of Defense Chief Information Officer (DoD CIO) announces a 
proposed public information collection and seeks public comment on the 
provisions thereof. Comments are invited on: Whether the proposed 
collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of 
the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall 
have practical utility; the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the 
burden of the proposed information collection; ways to enhance the 
quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and 
ways to minimize the burden of the information collection on 
respondents, including through the use of automated collection 
techniques or other forms of information technology.

DATES: Consideration will be given to all comments received by 
September 20, 2021.

ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by docket number and 
title, by any of the following methods:
     Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. Follow the 
instructions for submitting comments.
    Mail: DoD cannot receive written comments at this time due to the 
COVID-19 pandemic. Comments should be sent electronically to the docket 
listed above.
    Instructions: All submissions received must include the agency 
name, docket number and title for this Federal Register document. The 
general policy for comments and other submissions from members of the 
public is to make these submissions available for public viewing on the 
internet at http://www.regulations.gov as they are received without 
change, including any personal identifiers or contact information.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: To request more information on this 
proposed information collection or to obtain a copy of the proposal and 
associated collection instruments, please write to Office of the 
Department of Defense Chief Information Officer 6000 Defense Pentagon, 
Washington, DC 20301-6000 ATTN: Mr. Rodney McCall, or call (703) 697-
5936.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    Title; Associated Form; and OMB Number: DoD Cyber Scholarship 
Program; OMB Control Number 0704-0486.
    Needs and Uses: DoD Cyber Scholarship Program (CySP), authorized by 
10 U.S.C. 2200 is designed to: Increase the number of new entrants to 
DoD who possess key Information Assurance (IA) and Information 
Technology (IT) skill sets; and serve as a tool to develop and retain 
well-educated military and civilian personnel who support the 
Department's critical IT management and infrastructure protection 
functions. The DoD CySP recruitment track is for college students who, 
upon completion of the program, will work for the DoD. Pending 
availability of funds, the DoD CySP may also award capacity-building 
grants to colleges and universities designated as National Centers of 
Academic Excellence in Cybersecurity, (NCAE-Cs) for such purposes as 
developing cyber curricula and faculty, and building cyber 
laboratories. The recruitment track and institutional capacity-building 
grant programs both require a competitive application process. 
Recruitment scholarship applicants submit written documentation 
detailing their credentials. NCAE-Cs interested in applying for 
capacity-building grants must complete and submit a written proposal, 
and all NCAE-Cs receiving grants must provide documentation detailing 
the use of grant funding and the outcomes of the capacity-building 
initiative. DoD requires this information collection to measure the 
performance of the capacity-building components of the DoD CySP. DoD 
uses the information collected in the scholarship application process 
to assess the quality of applicants selected for inclusion in the DoD 
CySP. Without this written documentation detailing scholarship 
applicants' credentials, grant proposals, and grant execution 
accomplishments, the DoD has no means of judging the quality of 
applicants to the program or collecting information regarding program 
performance.
    Affected Public: Individuals or households (Student Applicants); 
Not-for-profit Institutions; State, Local or Tribal Government; 
Businesses or other for-profit (Academic Institutions).
    Annual Burden Hours: 5,810.
    Number of Respondents: 690.
    Responses per Respondent: 1.
    Annual Responses: 690.
    Average Burden per Response: 8.42 hours.
    Frequency: On Occasion.

    Dated: July 14, 2021.
Aaron T. Siegel,
Alternate OSD Federal Register, Liaison Officer, Department of Defense.
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