Demonstration Grants for Indian Children

Office of Indian Education


Discretionary/Competitive Grants

Demonstration Grants for Indian Children

This program is designed to improve the education opportunities and achievement of preschool, elementary, and secondary school Indian children by developing, testing, and demonstrating effective services and programs.


In fiscal year 2016 there is a new absolute priority called the Native Youth Community Projects (NYCP). The NYCP is centered on the goal of ensuring that Indian students are prepared for college and careers by promoting partnerships in American Indian and Alaska Native tribal communities.


Demonstration Grants for Indian Children is a competitive discretionary grant program that supports projects to develop, test and demonstrate the effectiveness of services and programs to improve educational opportunities and achievement of Indian children

Contact Information

  • Bianca Williams
    U.S. Department of Education, OESE
    Office of Indian Education
    400 Maryland Avenue, SW, Suite 3W239
    LBJ Bldg. Washington, DC 20202-633
Last Modified: 07/22/2020