Rehabilitation Services Administration

Grant Award Information for H126A160021

For Vocational Rehabilitation State Grants, the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 as amended by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) provides states with some flexibility with respect to the organizational positioning of the program within the state structure. In the State of Iowa, the VR program is located in an independent commission.

For Vocational Rehabilitation State Grants, the Designated State Agency (DSA) is the entity which administers state plan or supervises its administration. For this grant, the DSA is Iowa Department for the Blind.

The Designated State Unit (DSU) - which is responsible for VR service delivery, policy formulation and implementation , and allocation and expenditure of funds - is the same as the DSA for this grant award.

Grantee: Iowa Department for the Blind
Contact person: Emily Wharton

Actual award(s) for H126A160021

Award infoAward throughAmount
CR-1 12/11/2015 1,177,191
85% of Budget 06/30/2016 3,904,925
Relinquished 08/23/2016 -627,360
Awards made during FY 2016 09/30/2016 896,844
Total   5,351,600

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ProgramFY 2016FY 2015FY 2014
Vocational Rehabilitation State Grants5,351,6005,351,6005,351,600
Independent Living Services for Older Individuals Who Are Blind315,736315,736325,101
Supported Employment (SE) Services for Individuals with the Most Significant Disabilities57,00057,00057,000
Rehabilitation Training - State VR In Service Training  16,829


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