UN SDG #9 Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure UN SDG #9
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Field Initiated Projects Program: Minority-Serving Institution (MSI...

$200,000

deadline:

02/02/21
Geographic Area

funding

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Field Initiated Projects Program: Minority-Serving Institution (MSI...

$200,000

deadline:

02/02/21
Geographic Area

Description

The purpose of the Field Initiated (FI) Projects program is to develop methods, procedures, and rehabilitation technology that maximize the full inclusion and integration into society, employment, independent living, family support, and economic and social self-sufficiency of individuals with disabilities, especially individuals with the most severe disabilities. Another purpose of the FI Projects program is to improve the effectiveness of services authorized under the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended. The purpose of this MSI-FI competition is to improve the capacity of minority entities to engage in disability and rehabilitation research and development activities. NIDILRR will accomplish this by limiting eligibility for this completion to minority entities and Indian tribes in a manner consistent with Sections 21(b)(2)(A) of the Act, which authorizes NIDILRR to make awards to minority entities and Indian tribes to carry out activities authorized under Title II of the Act. NI...

Eligibility

  • Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
  • Private institutions of higher education
  • Others

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