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Indian Housing Block Grant Program

This funding record is inactive. Please see the program website or contact the program sponsor to determine if this program is currently accepting applications or will open again in the future.

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 14.867
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
Aug 8, 2019

The Indian Housing Block Grant (IHBG) Program provides grants to develop, maintain, and operate affordable housing in safe and healthy environments on Indian reservations and in other Indian areas, and to carry out other affordable housing activities that benefit low-income Indian families.

Examples of outcomes may include, but are not limited to:

  • Reduction in the number of families living in substandard housing
  • Reduction in overcrowding
  • Increase in homeownership rates
  • Reduction of drug-related crime
  • Elimination of health-related hazards
  • Increased units connected to utilities
  • Accessibility for persons with disabilities
  • Improved energy efficiency

Eligible applicants include Indian tribes and tribally designated housing entities.

Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $5,000,000
Award floor: $100,000
Project period: Up to 5 years
Estimated number of awards: 80
Estimated total program funding: $198,000,000

Application process

Links to the full announcement, application instructions, and the online application process are available through

Tagged as
American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians · Housing and homelessness · People with disabilities · Poverty · Public health · Substance abuse

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