Native American-Serving Nontribal Institutions Program

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Applicant Information

There are two application processes for this program -- one for eligibility and one for grant funding.

Application for Eligibility

You must be designated an eligible institution before applying for funding under this program. The latest application to request designation as an eligible institution and to request a waiver of the non-federal cost share requirement is available. Please note the closing date(s) and refer to the Federal Register Notice.


Information for Grant Funding


Last competition: FY 2015
Deadline for transmitting applications: July 6, 2015

Federal Register Notice

Current Application

Please note that the FY 2015 grant competition for this program is closed.


Tips and Assistance

FY 2015 Pre-Application Webinars were held on:

  • Thursday, June 25, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.
  • Friday, June 26, 2015 at 2:00 p.m.

Applicant Tools and Tips for

Application Contact

Bora Mpinja, (202) 502-7629,
Don Crews, (202) 502-7574

U.S. Department of Education, OPE
Institutional Service
Native American-Serving Nontribal Institutions Program
1990 K Street N.W., 6th floor
Mail Stop K-OPE-6-6055
Washington, DC 20006
Main Telephone: (202) 502-7777
Fax: (202) 502-7861


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Last Modified: 11/13/2015