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ATTENTION: The SABIT Program will not offer competitive funding opportunities in FY2008.

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SABIT accepts applications once a year based on the availability of funding. Interested organizations may apply following the announcement of funding availability, as published in the Federal Register (the official daily publication for notices of federal agencies and organizations). Upon release of this announcement, interested organizations should obtain the SABIT Grant Program Competitive Application Kit (request a copy from our offices, download from our website or access via and return the completed application as soon as possible. Applications are not accepted prior to the announcement.


An independent panel made up of academic, government, and industry experts rigorously evaluates each grant proposal. Grant proposals of a technical nature are also subject to evaluation by a technical review panel and may require licensing or other additional documentation to be awarded funding. Review and processing of complete applications takes approximately three to five months.


The following links provide more detailed information on the application process, as well as a list of Frequently Asked Questions:


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SABIT Program


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An Executive Summary of the FY2005 SABIT Grant Program

Application FAQ
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Grantee Profile
An example of how a SABIT Grantee achieved success in Eurasia through training
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