Native Hawaiian Housing Block Grants

 

To provide housing assistance to low-income Native Hawaiian families who are eligible to reside on Hawaiian Home Lands.

General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Active
Program Number
14.873
Federal Agency/Office
Office of Public and Indian Housing, Department of Housing and Urban Development
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
B - Project Grants
Program Accomplishments
Fiscal Year 2016 Through this program, the grant recipient projects to assist 30 homeowners by either building, acquiring, or substantially rehabilitating their homes. Through this program, the grant recipient assisted 65 homeowners by either building, acquiring, or substantially rehabilitating their homes.
Fiscal Year 2017 Through this program, the grant recipient projects to assist 65 homeowners by either building, acquiring, or substantially rehabilitating their homes.
Fiscal Year 2018 Through this program, the grant recipient projects to assist 30 homeowners by either building, acquiring, or substantially rehabilitating their homes.
Fiscal Year 2019 Through this program, the grant recipient projects to assist 30 homeowners by either building, acquiring, or substantially rehabilitating their homes.
Authorization
Hawaiian Homelands Homeownership Act of 2000; Consolidated Appropriations Act 2017, Public Law 113-235
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Applicant Eligibility
The Department of Native Hawaiian Home Lands (DHHL) is the only eligible grant recipient.
Beneficiary Eligibility
Native Hawaiian families who are eligible to reside on the Hawaiian Home Lands.
Credentials/Documentation
Not applicable.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Pre-Application Procedure
Preapplication coordination is not applicable.
Application Procedure
2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards applies to this program. Submission of Housing Plan.
Award Procedure
Native Hawaiian Housing Block Grant funds are provided to the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands (DHHL), the sole eligible grant recipient.
Deadlines
Not applicable.
Approval/Disapproval Decision Time
Not applicable.
Appeals
Not applicable.
Renewals
Grant funds are made available on an annual basis, subject to annual congressional appropriations.
How are proposals selected?
Not applicable.
How may assistance be used?
Eligible affordable housing activities are development, housing services, crime prevention and safety activities, and model activities. NHHBG funds may only be used for eligible activities that are consistent with the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands housing plan.
What are the requirements after being awarded this opportunity?
Reporting
Performance Reports: Annual performance reports to HUD
Auditing
Compliance with the Single Audit Act and OMB Circular A-133.
Records
Grant files are maintained by HUD for one year after grant closeout and destroyed six years after grant closeout pursuant to the HUD Records Disposition Handbook.
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
Statutory formula is not applicable to this assistance listing.

Matching requirements are not applicable to this assistance listing.

MOE requirements are not applicable to this assistance listing.
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance
Annual grants. Upon execution of grant agreement, funds are drawn form HUD's financial system.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Regional or Local Office
None/Not specified.
Headquarters Office
Claudine Allen,
500 Ala Moana Boulevard, Suite 3A
Honolulu, HI 96813 US
Claudine.C.Allen@hud.gov
Phone: (808) 522-8175 Ext. 223.
Website Address
http://www.hud.gov/offices/pih/ih/codetalk/onap/nhhbgprogram.cfm.
Financial Information
Account Identification
86-0235-0-1-604
Obligations
(Project Grants) FY 18$4,339,000.00; FY 19 est $2,000,000.00; FY 20 est $0.00; FY 17$771.00; FY 16$539,000.00; -
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
N/A
Regulations, Guidelines and Literature
Interim Rule published June 13, 2002. Final regulations effective December 29, 2003.
Examples of Funded Projects
Not applicable.

 


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