Indian Economic Development

To assist Federally Recognized Indian Tribal Governments by providing the resources necessary to develop a self-sustaining economic base.

The program provides opportunities for business development, the coordination and integration of programs through out the Federal government, and the partnering
of Federally Recognized Indian Tribal Governments with local government and the public and private business sector.
Related Programs

Examples of Funded Projects

A Commercial Center Expansion in New Mexico creating/retaining 25 jobs.

A combined dental office and social services center in the Washington which created 20 new jobs.


Agency - Department of the Interior

The Department of the Interior protects and provides access to the Nation's natural and cultural heritage, including responsibilities to Indian tribes and island communities. Departmental goals include resource protection and usage, overseeing recreational opportunities, serving communities and excellence in management.

Office - Applications may be filed with the local Bureau of Indian Affairs agency office as listed in Appendix IV of the Catalog.