Jul 21, 2005
Grant applications must be received by the OSHA Office of Training and Education in Arlington Heights, Illinois, by 4:30 p.m. (central time) on Thursday, July 21, 2005.
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The U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) awards funds to nonprofit organizations to provide training and education programs or to develop training materials for employers and workers about safety and health topics selected by OSHA. The Federal Register Notice announces grant availability for two different categories of Susan Harwood Training grants. General descriptions of the two categories of grants are provided below.
Targeted Topic training category
The Targeted Topic training category grants are available to nonprofit organizations to conduct training for employers and employees on two different occupational safety and health topic areas selected by OSHA. Targeted Topic category grants will be awarded for a 12-month period. The project period for these grants begins September 30, 2005, and ends September 30, 2006. There is approximately $2.9 million available for this grant category. The average Federal award will be $150,000.
Training Materials Development category grants
The OSHA Training Materials Development category grants are available to nonprofit organizations to develop, evaluate, and validate training materials on five different occupational safety and health topic areas selected by OSHA. OSHA Training Materials Development category grants will be awarded for a 12-month period. The project period for these grants begins September 30, 2005 and ends September 30, 2006 There is approximately $4 million available for this grant category. The average Federal award will be $200,000.
Separate grant applications must be submitted by organizations interested in applying for a grant under more than one grant category and by organizations interested in applying for more than one subject area under each category.
The closing date for receipt of applications is Thursday, July 21, 2005. Applications must be received by 4:30 p.m. (central time) at the address below. Applications sent by e-mail, telegram, or facsimile (FAX) will not be accepted. Applications sent by other delivery services, such as Federal Express, UPS, etc., will be accepted; the applicant, however, bears the responsibility for timely submission. Applications that do not meet the conditions set forth in the Federal Register Notice will not be honored. No exceptions to the mailing and delivery requirements set forth in this notice will be granted.
Applications must be delivered to:
U.S. Department of Labor
OSHA Office of Training and Education
2020 S. Arlington Heights Road
Arlington Heights, Illinois 60005-4102
See the Federal Register Notice for more details.
Who can apply:
Eligible functional categories:
Occupational Safety and Health_Susan Harwood Training Grants
Please click here for the application instructions.
If you have problems accessing the full announcement, please contact:
Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Division of Grants Management