Non-Discrimination in Federally Assisted Programs (On the Basis of Race, Color, or National Origin)
Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color or national origin in federally assisted programs.
General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Deleted 08/20/2009 (Archived.)
OFFICE OF FAIR HOUSING AND EQUAL OPPORTUNITY, DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
Investigation of Complaints.
During fiscal year 2001, 237 complaints were received under Title VI. There were 38 Title VI compliance reviews initiated in fiscal year 2001.
Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended, Title VI.
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Persons believing they have been subjected to a discriminatory action on the basis of race, color or national origin may file a complaint with the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
This program is excluded from coverage under E.O. 12372.
Complaints may be sent to any HUD Local Field Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity or HUD Headquarters, Washington, DC.
Complaints must be received within 180 days of the date of the alleged act of discrimination. May be amended.
Approval/Disapproval Decision Time
Recipients may request a hearing.
How are proposals selected?
How may assistance be used?
Pertains to all housing and urban development programs that receive Federal financial assistance from HUD, except contracts of insurance and guaranty.
What are the requirements after being awarded this opportunity?
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
This program has no statutory formula.
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Regional or Local Office
HUD Local Field Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity: Director, Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity in the appropriate HUD Office listed in Appendix IV of the Catalog.
Turner Russell, Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street, SW., Room 5214, Washington, DC 20410. Telephone: (202) 619-8041, ext. 6995. E-mail: Turner_X._Russell@hud.gov.
(Salaries and expenses) Not separately identifiable.
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Regulations, Guidelines and Literature
Housing and Urban Development's Title VI Regulation is published at 24 CFR Part 1.
Examples of Funded Projects