Program Name: Tribal college initiative grants
Organization: United States Department of Agriculture – Rural Development
Address: 2118 W. Part Court, Suite A, Champaign, IL 61821
Phone: 217-403-6200
Briefly Describe the Purpose of the Program
Funds capital improvements to educational facilities and for cultural projects at 1994 Land Grant Institutions (Tribal Colleges).
Year Program Established:
Eligibility Requirements or Restrictions
Open to: Tribal Colleges listed in Section 7402 of the Agricultural Act of 2014 (Available at this link: PDF)

Terms and Conditions: Grants of up to $250,000. A minimum five percent match is required. Partnerships with other federal, state, local, private, and nonprofit organizations are encouraged.

Application Deadline: Rolling bases
Application Guidelines:
Funding Cap Per Application or Fiscal Year Program Funding:
How Must Funds Be Used:
Funds can be used for infrastructure development or upgrades, along with equipment purchases for schools, libraries, and dormitories.