United States Election Assistance Comittee

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Military and Overseas Voters

EAC has several projects under way to assist states in serving military and overseas citizens who register and vote absentee under the Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act. Learn more

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Military Heroes Initiative Grant

Military Heroes Initiative

EAC and the Department of Defense Federal Voting Assistance Program worked together on this initiative to research accommodations and assistance needed for recently injured military personnel to participate in federal elections. Nonprofit organizations and institutions of higher education were eligible to compete for the $500,000 grant. EAC awarded the grant to the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF) in September 2010. Read more about it here.

Background Information
Grant Notice, including Instructions and Deadlines
Frequently Asked Questions