The State of Oregon acting by and through the State Board of Higher Education on behalf of the University of Oregon for the University of Oregon School of Law (Grantor) is initiating the application and selection process for grant funds available to one eligible community dispute resolution program in the State under ORS 36.155 and OAR 571. The grant period is July 1, 2007 through June 30, 2009. A start up grant award of a maximum of $29,000 will be given to one new eligible CDRP in the state this biennium. Applications are due by 5:00 p.m. on January 15, 2008. Contact Carrie Heltzel, 541-346-1623, cheltzel@ uoregon.edu, for eligibility criteria and RFA packets.