The Secretary may award a grant to an eligible institution under this part for 5 years.
In awarding grants under this part the Secretary shall give priority to applicants who are not already receiving a grant under this part, except that for the purpose of this subsection a grant under subsection (c) of this section and a grant under section
1068c(a)(1) of this title shall not be considered a grant under this part.
(c) Planning grants
Notwithstanding subsection (a) of this section, the Secretary may award a grant to an eligible institution under this part for a period of one year for the purpose of preparation of plans and applications for a grant under this part.
Each eligible institution that received a grant under this part for a 5-year period shall not be eligible to receive an additional grant under this part until 2 years after the date on which the 5-year grant period terminates.
1993—Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 103–208inserted before period at end “, except that for the purpose of this subsection a grant under section
1069(a)(1) of this title shall not be considered a grant under this part”.
1992—Subsecs. (a), (b). Pub. L. 102–325amended subsecs. (a) and (b) generally, substituting present provisions for provisions which related: in subsec. (a), to the awarding of grants for not to exceed 3, 4, or 5 years; and in subsec. (b), to waiting periods for awarding of subsequent grants.
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