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Native American Affairs Technical Assistance to Tribes

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Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 15.519
U.S. Department of the Interior Bureau of Reclamation
Mar 12, 2024

For questions about application submission and award administration:
Christina Munoz

Regional points of contact:


The U.S. Department of the Interior Bureau of Reclamation offers financial assistance for projects and activities that develop, manage, and protect water and related resources on tribal lands.

The program supports a broad range of activities including water needs assessments, improved water management studies, water quality data collection and assessments, and water measurement studies. Projects should address public health, safety, social risk, regulatory compliance, protection of water related resources, and/or drought conditions.


Eligible applicants are federally recognized Indian Tribes in the 17 Western States identified in the Reclamation Act of June 17, 1902.

Geographic coverage
Federally recognized Indian Tribes in the 17 Western States identified in the Reclamation Act of June 17, 1902
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $400,000
Project period: 2 years
Estimated number of awards: 10-15
Estimated total program funding: $4,000,000

Application process

Links to the full announcement and online application process are available through The application instructions will be found on the related documents tab and the program website.

Applicants may request an exemption from the required electronic application submission due to exigent circumstances by submitting an email request to the Reclamation Grants Officer for approval (

Tagged as
American Indian or Alaska Native · Environmental health · Infrastructure · Needs assessment methods and resources · Planning and strategy methods and resources · Public health · Arizona · California · Colorado · Idaho · Kansas · Montana · Nebraska · Nevada · New Mexico · North Dakota · Oklahoma · Oregon · South Dakota · Texas · Utah · Washington · Wyoming

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