Eligibility & Funding Status

Eligible Applicants: TEAs, including a consortium of TEAs.

Demonstrates a Rationale means a key project component included in the project’s logic model is informed by research or evaluation findings that suggest the project component is likely to improve relevant outcomes.
Indian means an individual who is—
  1. A member of an Indian Tribe or Band, as membership is defined by the Indian Tribe or Band, including any Tribe or Band terminated since 1940, and any Tribe or Band recognized by the State in which the Tribe or Band resides;
  2. A descendant of a parent or grandparent who meets the requirements of paragraph (1) of this definition;
  3. Considered by the Secretary of the Interior to be an Indian for any purpose;
  4. An Eskimo, Aleut, or other Alaska Native; or
  5. A member of an organized Indian group that received a grant under the Indian Education Act of 1988 as it was in effect on October 19, 1994.
Logic Model (also referred to as a theory of action) means a framework that identifies key project components of the proposed project (i.e., the active “ingredients” that are hypothesized to be critical to achieving the relevant outcomes) and describes the theoretical and operational relationships among the key project components and relevant outcomes.
Tribal Educational Agency (TEA) means the agency, department, or instrumentality of one or more federally- recognized or State-recognized Indian Tribes, that is primarily responsible for supporting Tribal students’ elementary and secondary education.


Funding Status


New Award Funding $6,637,821
Continuation Award Funding N/A
Average New Award $400,000
Average Continuation Awards N/A
# of New Awards 15
# Continuation Awards N/A
Total # of Awards 15