American Job Centers

American Job Centers are at the heart of the workforce investment system under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). These centers provide an integrated array of high-quality services so that workers, job seekers, and businesses can conveniently find the…

Assistance for Indian Children with Severe Disabilities

The purpose of the program is to provide special education and related services to Native American children with severe disabilities, in accordance with the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).

Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) Financial Assistance and Social Services

The Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) Financial Assistance and Social Services (FASS) program provides assistance to federally recognized American Indian and AlaskanNative (AI/AN) tribal members in the following ways: General Assistance: Cash assistance to meet…

Career and Technical Education - Grants to Native Americans and Alaska Natives

The Native American Vocational and Technical Education Program (NAVTEP) provides grants to projects that improve vocational and technical education that benefits American Indians and Alaska Natives. NAVTEP gives special consideration to exemplary approaches that…

Direct Home Loans for Native Americans

The Native American Direct Loan (NADL) program makes home loans available to eligible Native American Veterans who wish to purchase, construct, or improve a home on Federal Trust land or to reduce the interest rate. Veterans who are not Native American, but who…

Division of Indian and Native American Programs (DINAP)

Indian and Native American (INA) Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Section 166 grantees and the Department of Labor share a vision of providing quality employment and training services to Native American communities that not only meet regulatory…

Federal Employees Health Benefits (FEHB) Program (FEDVIP)

The Federal Employees Health Benefits (FEHB) Program can help you and your family meet your health care needs. You can choose from among Consumer-Driven and High Deductible plans that offer catastrophic risk protection with higher deductibles, health…

Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations (FDPIR)

The Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations (FDPIR) provides USDA Foods to income-eligible households living on Indian reservations, and to American Indian households residing in approved areas near reservations or in Oklahoma. Many households participate in…

Health Professions Pregraduate Scholarship Program for Indians

Indian Health Service (IHS) Pre-Graduate Scholarship Program provides financial aid to qualified American Indian and Alaska Native undergraduate students.

Housing Improvement Program

The purpose of the program is to eliminate substantially substandard Indian owned and inhabited housing for very low income eligible Indians living in approved tribal service areas. The Housing Improvement Program (HIP), is a home repair, renovation, replacement and…

Indian Arts and Crafts Development

The purpose of the program is to encourage and promote the development of American Indian and Alaska Native arts and crafts

Indian Child Welfare Act Programs

The purpose of the program is to promote the stability and security of American Indian tribes/Alaska Native and families by protecting American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) children and preventing the separation of AI/AN families. Furthermore, the grants provide…

Indian Child and Family Education

The purpose of the program is to begin educating children at an early age through parental involvement, to increase high school graduation rates among Indian parents, and to encourage life-long learning.

Indian Education Assistance to Schools

The purpose of the program is to fund other programs that meet the unique and specialized needs of eligible Native American students in a wide range of areas.

Indian Health Service (IHS) Preparatory Scholarship Program

Indian Health Service (IHS) Preparatory Scholarship Program provides financial aid to qualified American Indian and Alaska Native undergraduate students.

Indian Health Service (IHS) Recruitment Program

PeopleSmart, an Indian Health Service (IHS) recruitment and retention initiative, is designed to develop a culture of caring, emphasizing loyalty and growth among those working within Indian health programs while supporting the retention of Indian Health Service…

Indian Health Service (IHS) Scholarship Program

Indian Health Service (IHS) Health Professions scholarship provides financial aid to qualified American Indian and Alaska Native undergraduate and graduate-level students.

Indian Health Service Loan Repayment Program

The Indian Health Service (IHS) Loan Repayment Program (LRP) awards up to $20,000 per year for the repayment of your qualified student loans in exchange for an initial two-year service obligation to practice full time at an Indian health program site.

Indian Higher Education Grant Program

The purpose of the program is to provide financial aid to eligible American Indian/Alaska Native students to assist them in attending an accredited institution of higher education.

Indian Home Loan Guarantee Program

This grant provides and operates cost-effective, decent, safe and affordable dwellings for lower income families through an authorized local Public Housing Agency (PHA).

Indian Home Loan Guarantee Program (Section 184)

This program provides home ownership opportunities to Native Americans, Tribes, Tribally Designated Housing Entities (TDHEs), and Indian Housing Authorities on Indian land, through a guaranteed mortgage loan program available through private financial institutions.

Indian Housing Block Grants

This grant provides Federal assistance for Indian tribes for the right of tribal self-governance, housing-related services such as housing counseling, self-sufficiency services, energy auditing, and the establishment of resident organizations.

Indian Loan Guaranty, Insurance, and Interest Subsidy Program

The purpose of the program is to help Indian-owned businesses obtain commercially-reasonable financing from private sources. The Division of Capital Investment manages the Indian Loan Guaranty, Insurance, and Interest Subsidy Program which breaks through the…

Indian Vocational Training-United Tribes Technical College

The purpose of the program is to provide vocational training to individual American Indians through the United Tribes Technical College, located in Bismarck, North Dakota.

Job Placement and Training

The purpose of the program is to provide vocational training and employment opportunities to eligible American Indians.

Matching Grants to Tribes for Scholarship Program

Matching Grants to Tribes for Scholarship program provides grants to Indian tribes and tribal organizations for the purpose of assisting such tribes and tribal organizations in educating American Indian/Alaska Natives to serve as health professionals in Indian…

Native American Congressional Internships

The Udall Foundation provides a ten-week summer internship in Washington, D.C., for Native American and Alaska Native students who wish to learn more about the Federal government and issues affecting Indian Country. The internship is fully funded: the Foundation…

Tribal Recruitment and Retention Program

The Tribal Recruitment and Retention Program provides funding to tribes, tribal and Indian organizations to recruit, place and retain health professionals to meet the staffing needs of Indian health programs.

Tribal Temporary Assistance for Needy Families

The Tribal Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program, formerly Aid to Families with Dependent Children, program provides a variety of benefits and services to Federally-recognized tribes, American Indian, and Alaska Native families. Benefits may include…

Urban Indian Health Program

The Indian Health Service (IHS) Urban Indian Health Program supports contracts and grants that fund outreach and referral, case management, comprehensive primary care, limited primary care, dental, community health, substance abuse (outpatient and inpatient services),…

Vocational Rehabilitation Services Projects for American Indians with Disabilities

The purpose of this program is to assist tribal governments to develop or to increase their capacity to provide a program of vocational rehabilitation (VR) services, in a culturally relevant manner, to American Indians with disabilities residing on or near Federal or…

Weatherization Assistance Program for Low-Income Persons

The Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) enables low-income families to reduce their energy bills by making their homes more energy efficient. Funds are used to improve the energy performance of dwellings families in need, using the most advanced technologies and…