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Technical Assistance

Connecting Minority Communities


The technical assistance page is a resource center intended to provide you with the tools, information, and support that you need to make your grant a success. Here, you will find guidance on budgeting and financial management, ips for successful project implementation, and resources for reporting and evaluation.

Program Information

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Notice of Funding Opportunity


Environmental Planning and Historic Preservation (EHP) Resources

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National Historic Preservation Act, Section 106, Consultation Process

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Endangered Species Act (ESA) Section 7 Consultations

Wetland Regulatory Authority fact sheet

Wetland Regulatory Authority

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Human Subjects Research (HSR)

Resources provide an overview of the Human Subjects Research (HSR) requirements for the CMC program, including detailed guidance on HSR classification, regulations, and the HSR memo submission process to ensure compliance with Department of Commerce (DOC) standards of protecting human research subjects.


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Categorical Exclusion Questionnaire

Answers questions related to environmental considerations for determining the applicability of a categorical exclusion.

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