[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 165 (Tuesday, August 26, 2014)]
[Notices]
[Page 50895]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-20242]


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CORPORATION FOR NATIONAL AND COMMUNITY SERVICE


Request for Informal Public Comment

AGENCY: Corporation for National and Community Service.

ACTION: Notice inviting informal public comment on operation AmeriCorps 
grant competition.

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SUMMARY: The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) is 
inviting informal public comment concerning the concept for a new grant 
competition. The concept paper describing this competition may be 
obtained via email to Operation AmeriCorps@cns.gov. The concept paper 
is also available on www.regulations.gov. Individuals who use a 
telecommunications device for the deaf (TTY-TDD) may call 1-800-833-
3722 between 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time, Monday through 
Friday.

ADDRESSES: Comments may be submitted, identified as Comment on 
Operation AmeriCorps, by any of the following two methods within 30 
days from the date of publication in the Federal Register:
    (1) Electronically via www.regulations.gov.
    (2) By email to: OperationAmeriCorps@cns.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: CNCS is particularly interested in comments 
which:
     Lead to clarification of the funding priorities and other 
components of the concept.
     Deepen the impact of this initiative in achieving 
measurable change in communities.
     Make the concept more accessible to diverse audiences.
     Make it easier for applicants to apply.
     Add elements that would make it easier for an applicant 
with no experience with CNCS or national service to apply.
    CNCS will not respond individually to those providing input, but 
will consider comments in preparing for a future competition.

    Dated: August 18, 2014.
Jed Herrmann,
Senior Advisor to the CEO.
[FR Doc. 2014-20242 Filed 8-25-14; 8:45 am]
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