United States Institute of Peace 2008 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Notice of Meeting
Document Number: E8-23164
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-10-02
Agency: United States Institute of Peace, Agencies and Commissions
Announcement of a Formal Evaluation of the Annual Grant Competition (Formerly Known as the Unsolicited Grant Initiative); Effective Immediately
Document Number: E8-15767
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-17
Agency: United States Institute of Peace, Agencies and Commissions
Conduct an evaluation to assess the contribution and impact of the work of its Annual Grant Competition Program (formerly unsolicited grant program) from 1996-2006. USIP seeks an assessment of the program's effectiveness in advancing the Institute's mission to ``prevent and resolve violent international conflicts, promote post- conflict stability and development, and increase conflict management capacity, tools, and intellectual capital worldwide.'' The evaluation seeks to address the following concerns: (1) Demographic data of organizations and individuals funded by USIP (670 grantees); (2) Accountability of grantees; (3) Impact of USIP grants on the grantees and the professional field; (4) Perception of Annual Grant Competition Program at home and abroad. The fixed-price contract of $50,000 will be awarded to a not-for- profit organization. Deadline: Received by July 28, 2008, 5 p.m. Proposal must include: Letter of Intent; Proof of non-profit status; Demonstrated knowledge of the conflict management field; Summary of proposed evaluation methodologies and techniques; Two examples of completed evaluation efforts; CVs of lead investigator and team members.
Notice of Meeting
Document Number: E8-11544
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-05-23
Agency: United States Institute of Peace, Agencies and Commissions
Announcement of the Fall 2008 Annual Grant Competition (Formerly Known as the Unsolicited Grant Initiative); Effective October 1, 2008
Document Number: E8-10502
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-05-13
Agency: United States Institute of Peace, Agencies and Commissions
The Agency announces its Annual Grant Competition, which offers support for research, education and training, and the dissemination of information on international peace and conflict resolution. The Annual Grant Competition is open to any project that falls within the Institute's broad mandate of international conflict resolution. Deadline: October 1, 2008. Application material available on request and at http://www.usip.org/grants/unsolicited.html.
Announcement of the Priority Grantmaking Competition (Formerly the Solicited Grant Initiative); Effective Immediately
Document Number: E8-10501
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-05-13
Agency: United States Institute of Peace, Agencies and Commissions
The Agency announces its ongoing Priority Grantmaking Competition. Priority Grantmaking focuses on seven countries as they relate to USIP's mandate. Applications are accepted throughout the year. Priority Grantmaking is restricted to projects that fit specific themes or topics identified for each country. The seven Priority Grantmaking countries are outlined below. The specific themes and topics for each country may be found at our Web site at: http://www.usip.org/grants/solicited.html. Afghanistan; Colombia; Iran; Iraq; Nigeria; Pakistan; Sudan. Deadline: Priority Grantmaking applications are accepted throughout the year. Please visit our Web site at: http://www.usip.org/grants/ solicited.html for specific information on the competition as well as instructions about how to apply.
Notice of Meeting
Document Number: 07-6291
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-01-04
Agency: United States Institute of Peace, Agencies and Commissions