NAICU Washington Update

Federal Grants Available to Recruit College Poll Workers

March 05, 2010

The U. S. Election Assistance Commission, has announced the availability of $750,000 in grant funds for three-year awards to recruit, train and support college poll workers.  The Help America Vote College Program will award grants worth up to $65,000 to recruit students to serve as poll workers during the 2010 mid-term elections. The application deadline is March 31.

The grant application and instructions can be downloaded from the EAC Web site

NAICU through its leadership role in the efforts of the National Campus Voter Registration Project, will again in the forthcoming 2010 elections be encouraging civic participation on campuses across the nation.

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