Technical Assistance Session for Round 3 TPSID Funding

Attention potential applicants for the 2020 TPSID application: The Office of Postsecondary Education hosted a technical assistance webinar to review the application materials and address some frequently asked questions with applicants on Wednesday, June 17, 2020.  The PowerPoint that was reviewed during this meeting is below.

FY 2020 Technical Assistance Workshop Slide Presentation PowerPoint (725K)


The Office of Postsecondary Education at the US Department of Education has issed a notice inviting applications for new awards for 2020 - 2025 for the Transition and Postsecondary Education for Students with Intellectual Disability (TPSID) model demonstration projects. These grants are intended to support model demonstration programs that promote the successful transition of students with intellectual disabilities into higher education and enable the creation or expansion of high-quality, inclusive model postsecondary education programs for students with intellectual disability.

Applicant Information from the US Department of Education

Applications may be submitted by institutions of higher education (IHE) or consortia of IHE for awards of up to $500,000 per year for 5 years; approximately 25 grants will be awarded.  The deadline for submission is July 10, 2020.

Information about the competition and the full application package is located HERE

This funding has previously been awarded in 2010 and 2015.  To learn more about the TPSID program and currently funded projects, visit