Office of Native American Programs Training and Technical Assistance for Indian Housing Block Grant Program

 

To provide technical assistance for Indian tribes , Alaska Native villages, and tribally designated housing entities (TDHEs) in the development of viable communities.

General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Active
Program Number
14.893
Federal Agency/Office
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
Office: Office of Public and Indian Housing
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
Training
Program Accomplishments
Fiscal Year 2014: The program continued to improve the capacity of training and technical assistance beneficiaries. Fiscal Year 2015: The program will continue to improve the capacity of training and technical assistance beneficiaries. Fiscal Year 2016: N/A.
Authorization
The Department of Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Act, 2012, Public Law 112-55; The Department of Defense and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011, Public Law 112-10; The Omnibus Appropriations Act, 2009, Public Law 111-8; The Transportation/HUD Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2010, Public Law 111-117.
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Applicant Eligibility
Depending on the component, any national or regional T&TA provider, or any organization with the capacity to provide services.
Beneficiary Eligibility
N/A.
Credentials/Documentation
Costs will be determined in accordance with OMB Circular A-87, Circular A-122, or 48 CFR 31.2. 2 CFR 200, Subpart E - Cost Principles applies to this program.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Pre-Application Procedure
Preapplication coordination is not applicable. Environmental impact information is not required for this program. This program is excluded from coverage under E.O. 12372.
Application Procedure
This program is excluded from coverage under 2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards.
Award Procedure
The Office of Native American Programs (ONAP) is responsible for rating and approving applications and for notifying applicants of the results.
Deadlines
Contact the headquarters or regional office, as appropriate, for application deadlines.
Approval/Disapproval Decision Time
From 60 to 90 days.
Appeals
None as specified in the General Section.
Renewals
None.
How are proposals selected?
Applications may be submitted by non-profit and for profit organizations that possess the capacity to perform the associated tasks as required in the NOFA. Applications are then rated against factors that measure experience, performance, management and quality control.
How may assistance be used?
Funds are available to national and regional organizations representing Native American housing interests to provide training and technical assistance (T&TA) to Indian tribes and TDHEs (and subrecipients) eligible to receive an Indian Housing Block Grant (IHBG) pursuant to the Native American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Act of 1996 (NAHASDA) (25 U.S.C. 4111 et seq.)(Component One). Funds are also available to national and regional organizations representing Native American housing interests as well as for-profit entities to provide T&TA to tribes/TDHEs (and subrecipients) eligible to receive an IHBG (Component Two). Tribes/TDHEs and their subrecipients eligible to receive assistance provided by T&TA providers are collectively referred to as “T&TA beneficiaries.”.
What are the requirements after being awarded this opportunity?
Reporting
Recipients are required to submit quarterly reports. Recipients are required to submit quarterly reports. Recipients are required to submit quarterly reports. Recipients are required to submit quarterly reports. Recipients are required to submit quarterly reports.
Auditing
In accordance with the provisions of 2 CFR 200, Subpart F - Audit Requirements, non-Federal entities that expend financial assistance of $750,000 or more in Federal awards will have a single or a program-specific audit conducted for that year. Non-Federal entities that expend less than $750,000 a year in Federal awards are exempt from Federal audit requirements for that year, except as noted in 2 CFR 200.503.
Records
All records applicable to the assistance project must be kept for three to five years following the submission of the final expenditure report or until all audit findings have been resolved.
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
This program has no statutory formula.
This program has no matching requirements.
This program does not have MOE requirements.
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance
Assistance is available for two years. See the following for information on how assistance is awarded/released: demand/response.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Regional or Local Office
See Regional Agency Offices. Headquarters.
Headquarters Office
Nicholas C. Zolkowski 451 7th Street, SW, Washington, District of Columbia 20410 Email: nicholas.c.zolkowski@hud.gov Phone: 202-402-4507
Website Address
http://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD?src=/program_offices/administration/grants/fundsavail
Financial Information
Account Identification
86-0313-0-1-604.
Obligations
(Training) FY 14 $7,667,000; FY 15 est $5,200,000; and FY 16 est $0
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
N/A.
Regulations, Guidelines and Literature
24 CFR Part 1000
Examples of Funded Projects
Fiscal Year 2014: No Current Data Available Fiscal Year 2015: No Current Data Available Fiscal Year 2016: No Current Data Available

 


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