Managing Agency National Park Service

Program Description

The National Park Service’s (NPS) FY 2016 African American Civil Rights Grant Program will document, interpret, and preserve the sites and stories related to the African American struggle to gain equal rights as citizens in the 20th Century.

General Program Requirements

Eligibility requirements will be listed in the grant opportunity posted on

Your Next Steps

The following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this program.

Application Process

The application process will be included on the grant opportunity posted on

Program Contact Information

Megan Brown
Chief, State, Tribal and Local Plans and Grants

Additional Information

Tribes Funded by this ProgramUnknown, 2016 first year of program
Number of People Served by this Program (Approximate)Unknown, 2016 first year of program
Entities Eligible for Grant AssistanceFederally Recognized Tribes and Tribal Organizations, Non-Tribal Entities
Current Method of Tribal EligibilityProgram not specific to American Indians and Alaska Natives, but they are eligible
Do Tribes compete with other entities for funding from the program?Yes
Type of Assistance ProvidedGrant
Recurring Base Funding for TribesNo
Funding TypeDiscretionary
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number15.904
Matching Funds RequiredNo
Can the funding from the program be renewedNo

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