Basic Field Grant Key Dates

Grant Applications

The grants process for grant award and grant renewal applicants follows three schedules as described below. Review the schedules for a current listing of key activities and dates.

Schedule A is for the Standard Grant Application for applicants that

  • are current recipients and have not had an LSC Program Quality Visit since January 1, 2015 and
  • for applicants who are not current LSC recipients.

Schedule B is the Post Program Quality Visit Grant Application for applicants that

  • are current recipients and have had a Program Quality Visit since January 1, 2015;
  • will have received a final Program Quality Visit report by April 28, 2017; and
  • are the only applicant for the service area.

Schedule C is the Post Program Quality Visit Application for applicants that

  • are current recipients and have had a Program Quality Visit since January 1, 2015;
  • will have received a final Program Quality Visit report by July 3, 2017; and
  • are the only applicant for the service area.

You can determine whether to file a Standard Grant Application or Renewal Grant Application by visiting Service Areas in Competition and using the map to click on a service area for information on when it is next in competition. Visit How to Apply for more information on application instructions.

Standard Grant Schedules

 
 

Schedule A

Schedule B

Schedule C

March

Service areas in competition for 2017 grant awards are announced on this website and in the Federal Register.

April

Notice of Intent to Compete application forms are available.
Request for Proposals are available for new applicants and applicants that have not had a Program Quality Visit since January 1, 2015.    

late April

Information about the grants competition process for the Standard Grant Application and the Post Program Quality Visit Grant Application will be provided in an informational webinar.

May 5

Deadline to file the Notice of Intent to Compete application form.

May

  Applicants are notified by email that they are the only applicant for the service area and are eligible to file the Post Program Quality Visit Grant Application.

mid May

 

Post Program Quality Visit applications are available for applicants that have

  • had a Program Quality Visit since January 1, 2015;
  • received a final Program Quality Visit report by April 28, 2016; and
  • are the only applicant for the service area.
 

May 26

Deadline to file the Fiscal Application

June 5

Deadline to file the Standard Grant Application    
Deadline to file subgrant application.    

June 12

  Deadline to file the Post Program Quality Visit Application for Schedule B. Review Schedules.  
  Deadline to file subgrant application.  

July

   

The Post Program Quality Visit Request for Proposal is available for applicants that have

  • had a Program Quality Visit since January 1, 2015;
  • received a final Program Quality Visit report between May 1, 2017 and July 3, 2017; and
  • are the only applicant for the service area.

August 7, 2017

    Deadline to file the Post Program Quality Visit Grant Application for Schedule C. Review Schedules.
    Deadline to file subgrant application.

October 2017

The list of applicants that filed a qualified grant application is available.

December 2017

Grant awards are available.

 Grant Renewal Schedules

 
 

Schedule A

Schedule B

Schedule C

April

The Standard Grant Renewal Application is available to current recipients that have not had a Program Quality Visit since January 1, 2015.     

late April

Information about the grants competition process for the Standard Renewal Application will be provided in an informational webinar.  

mid-May

 

Post Program Quality Visit Renewal Application is available to current recipients that have

  • had a Program Quality Visit since January 1, 2015;
  • received a final Program Quality Visit report by April 28, 2017; and
  • are the only applicant for the service area.
 

June 5

Deadline to file the Standard Grant Renewal Application.    
Deadline to file subgrant application.    

June 12

  Deadline to file the Post Program Quality Visit Grant Renewal Application for Schedule B. Review Schedules.  
  Deadline to file subgrant application.  

July

   

The Post Program Quality Visit Renewal Application is available for applicants that have

  • had a Program Quality Visit since January 1, 2015 and
  • received a final Program Quality Visit report between May 1, 2017 through July 3, 2017 and
  • are the only applicant for the service area.

August 7, 2016

    Deadline to file the Post Program Quality Visit Grant Renewal Application for Schedule C. Review Schedules.
    Deadline to file subgrant application.

December 2016

Grant awards are available.