July 14, 2021
The U.S. Department of Education has proposed six priorities and related definitions to be used in upcoming discretionary, competitive grant programs, including TRIO. Read more details and submit a comment here.
Note that once finalized, the Secretary may choose to include an entire priority within a grant program or one or more of its subparts. These new proposed priorities and definitions are intended to replace current supplemental priorities published in 2018, 2019, and 2020. (Note, however, that these priorities will remain in effect for notices inviting applications (NIAs) published before the Department finalizes the proposed priorities in this notice.)
The Department's new Proposed Priorities are:
These are open for public comment through July 30, 2021.