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Range and Average of Financial Assistance
The range of financial assistance (Federal share) granted in this program's first year was $900 to $700,000. The average award was approximately $51,000. Average size of awards has increased due to flexibilities that have been built into an applicant's scope of application (e.g., combining training and equipment).
This section lists the representative range (smallest to largest) of the amount of financial assistance available. These figures are based upon funds awarded in the past fiscal year and the current fiscal year to date. Also indicated is an approximate average amount of awards which were made in the past and current fiscal years.
(Grants) FY 03 $345,000,000; FY 04 est $720,000,000; and FY 05 est $720,000,000.
The dollar amounts listed in this section represent obligations for the past fiscal year (PY), estimates for the current fiscal year (CY), and estimates for the budget fiscal year (BY) as reported by the Federal agencies. Obligations for non-financial assistance programs indicate the administrative expenses involved in the operation of a program.
Note: This 11-digit budget account identification code represents the account which funds a particular program.
This code should be consistent with the code given for the program area as specified in Appendix III of the Budget of the United States Government.