The Department of Education has just issued a notice inviting applications for the Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need (GAANN) Program. You can find the Federal Register notice here. Four broad areas of national need have been identified:
- Computer and Information Sciences
- Rebuilding the Nation's Infrastructure
- National Civic Leteracy
- Workforce Development
See the announcement for details on degrees that qualify. Applications are due Aug. 29, 2018.