Indian Child and Family Education

To begin educating children at an early age through parental involvement, to increase high school graduation rates among Indian parents, and to encourage life-long learning.

Examples of Funded Projects

The sites provide such services as parenting skills, adult education and early childhood education in an effort to increase student achievement.

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 - See Education Line Officers' addresses in Appendix IV of the Catalog.

Selected Recipients for this Program

RecipientAmount Start DateEnd Date
Mississippi Band Of Choctaw Indians $ 353,203   1991-09-272023-09-30
Indian Island Penobscot School Committee $ 38,500   2012-05-212023-09-30
Miccosukee Corporation $ 4,255,804   1991-09-272022-06-30
Pleasant Point Passamaquoddy School Committee