Publication Date: July 18, 2006
Page Numbers: 40082-40083
Application for the Upward Bound and Upward Bound Math and
Science Centers Program.
Posted on 07-18-2006
[Federal Register: July 14, 2006 (Volume 71, Number 135)]
From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access [wais.access.gpo.gov]
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
AGENCY: Department of Education.
SUMMARY: The Leader, Information Policy and Standards Team, Regulatory Information
Management Services, Office of Management invites comments on the submission for OMB
review as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
DATES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before August 14, 2006.
ADDRESSES: Written comments should be addressed to the Office of
Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attention: Rachel Potter, Desk
Officer, Department of Education, Office of Management and Budget, 725
17th Street, NW., Room 10222, New Executive Office Building,
Washington, DC 20503 of faxed to (202) 395-6974.
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of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35) requires that the Office of Management
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Recordkeeping burden. OMB invites public comment.
Dated: July 10, 2006.
Leo J. Eiden, Leader, Information Policy and Standards Team, Regulatory Information
Management Services, Office of Management.
Office of Postsecondary Education
Type of Review: Reinstatement.
Title: Application for the Upward Bound and Upward Bound Math and
Science Centers Program.
Affected Public: Not-for-profit institutions; businesses or other
for-profit; State, Local, or Tribal Gov't, SEAs or LEAs.
Reporting and Recordkeeping Hour Burden:
Burden Hours: 14,875.
Abstract: The application form is needed to conduct a national
competition for Fiscal Year 2007 for the Upward Bound and Upward Bound
Math and Science Centers. These programs provide federal financial
assistance in the form of grants to institutions of higher education,
public and private agencies and organizations, combinations of
institutions and agencies and in exceptional cases, secondary schools
to establish and operate projects designed to generate skills and
motivation necessary for success in education beyond secondary school.
The Upward Bound Math and Science Centers provide an intensive six-seek
summer math-science curriculum program.
This information collection is being submitted under the
Streamlined Clearance Process for Discretionary Grant Information
Collections (1890-0001). Therefore, the 30-day public comment period
notice will be the only public comment notice published for this
Requests for copies of the information collection submission for
OMB review may be accessed from http://edicsweb.ed.gov, by selecting
the ``Browse Pending Collections'' link and by clicking on link number
3152. When you access the information collection, click on ``Download
Attachments'' to view. Written requests for information shold be
addressed to U.S. Department of Education, 400 Maryland Avenue, SW.,
Potomac Center, 9th Floor, Washington, DC 20202-4700. Requests may also
be electronically mailed to ICDocketMgr@ed.gov or faxed to 202-245-
6623. Please specify the complete title of the information collection
when making your request.
Comments regarding burden and/or the collection activity
requirements should be electronically mailed to ICDocketMgr@ed.gov.
Individuals who use a telecommunication device for the deaf (TDD) may
call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1-800-877-8339.
[FR Doc. 06-6242 Filed 7-13-06; 8:45am]
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