[Federal Register Volume 86, Number 39 (Tuesday, March 2, 2021)]
[Pages 12182-12183]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2021-04252]



[Docket No.: ED-2021-SCC-0028]

Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the 
Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment 
Request; American Indian Tribally Controlled Colleges and Universities 

AGENCY: Office of Postsecondary Education (OPE), Department of 
Education (ED).

ACTION: Notice.


SUMMARY: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is 
proposing a reinstatement without change of a previously approved 

DATES: Interested persons are invited to submit comments on or before 
April 1, 2021.

ADDRESSES: Written comments and recommendations for proposed 
information collection requests should be sent within 30 days of 
publication of this notice to www.reginfo.gov/public/do/PRAMain. Find 
this information collection request by selecting ``Department of 
Education'' under ``Currently Under Review,'' then check ``Only Show 
ICR for Public Comment'' checkbox. Comments may also be sent to 
[email protected].

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For specific questions related to 
collection activities, please contact Steve Sniegoski, 202-453-7542.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Department of Education (ED), in 
accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA) (44 U.S.C. 
3506(c)(2)(A)), provides the general public and Federal agencies with 
an opportunity to comment on proposed, revised, and continuing 
collections of information. This helps the Department assess the impact 
of its information collection requirements and minimize the public's 
reporting burden. It also helps the public understand the Department's 
information collection requirements and provide the requested data in 
the desired format. ED is soliciting comments on the proposed 
information collection request (ICR) that is described below. The 
Department of Education is especially interested in public comment 
addressing the following issues: (1) is this collection necessary to 
the proper functions of the Department; (2) will this information be 
processed and used in a timely manner; (3) is the estimate of burden 
accurate; (4) how might the Department enhance the quality, utility, 
and clarity of the information to be collected; and (5) how

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might the Department minimize the burden of this collection on the 
respondents, including through the use of information technology. 
Please note that written comments received in response to this notice 
will be considered public records.
    Title of Collection: American Indian Tribally Controlled Colleges 
and Universities Program.
    OMB Control Number: 1840-0817.
    Type of Review: A reinstatement without change of a previously 
approved collection.
    Respondents/Affected Public: State, Local, and Tribal Governments.
    Total Estimated Number of Annual Responses: 70.
    Total Estimated Number of Annual Burden Hours: 840.
    Abstract: The information is required of institutions of higher 
education that apply for grants under the Tribally Controlled Colleges 
and Universities Program authorized under Title III, Parts A and F, of 
the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended. This information will be 
used in making funding recommendations. This collection is being 
submitted under the Streamlined Clearance Process for Discretionary 
Grant Information Collections (1894-0001). Therefore, the 30-day public 
comment period notice will be the only public comment notice published 
for this information collection request.

    Dated: February 25, 2021.
Juliana Pearson,
PRA Coordinator, Strategic Collections and Clearance Governance and 
Strategy Division, Office of Chief Data Officer, Office of Planning, 
Evaluation and Policy Development.
[FR Doc. 2021-04252 Filed 3-1-21; 8:45 am]