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Community Development Block Grant (ICDBG) Program for Indian Tribes and Alaska Native Villages

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: 14.862
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
May 18, 2017

Frederick J. Griefer


The Indian Community Development Block Grant (ICDBG) Program offers funding for the development of viable Indian and Alaska Native communities.

Funds may be used for projects such as:

  • Housing rehabilitation
  • New housing construction
  • Economic development projects
  • Land acquisition to support new housing, homeownership assistance, public facilities, and microenterprise projects
  • Public services, including:
    • Health
    • Drug abuse
    • Child care
    • Education
    • Welfare
    • Crime prevention
    • Employment

Tribes may also apply for ICDBG Imminent Threat Grants, which provide funds to address issues that have an immediate negative impact on public health or safety of tribal residents.


Eligible applicants include:

  • Native American tribal governments
  • Native American tribal organizations
  • Organizations applying on behalf of eligible tribes
Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Award minimum and maximum vary based on Office of Native American Programs areas.

Estimated program funding: $56,000,000
Expected number of awards: 75

Application process

Links to the full announcement and online application process are available on

Tagged as
American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians · Capital funding · Child care · Community and economic development · Criminal justice system · Employment and unemployment · Healthcare facilities · Healthcare needs and services · Housing and homelessness · Human services · Population health · Public health

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