Number of DRS Round 8 Forecasted Grants Increases to 163

This week, 17 additional DRS grant competitions were forecasted on grants.gov. The total number of forecasted grants is now 163. This is an increase from the 146 grants that were forecasted on Friday, June 28, 2019. It is typical for forecasts to continue to appear on...

DRS Round 8 Expected in September 2019

On June 28, 2019, DRS Round 8 forecasts appeared on grants.gov. There are 146 grant competitions forecasted for this fall. A majority of the grant competitions are for Head Start/Early Head Start funding and few are for Early Head Start Expansion or Early Head Start –...

How to Use the Wait for DRS to Enhance Proposal Competitiveness 

If you’re still waiting to see a forecast on grants.gov for the next round of Designation Renewal System (DRS), round 8, you are not alone! There are still not any forecasts for DRS round 8. While it can be unsettling waiting for a DRS competition (an...

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