SPONAP ensures that safe, decent and affordable housing is available to Native American families, creates economic opportunities for Tribes and Indian housing residents, assists Tribes in the formulation of plans and strategies for community development, and assures fiscal integrity in the operation of the programs.
Service Area: Arkansas, Kansas, Louisiana, Missouri, Oklahoma, and Texas
2013 NOFA ICDBG Training Announcement - February 12, 2013
February 1, 2013
February 12, 2013 NOFA ICDBG Training: SPONAP area Tribes City of Oklahoma City Public Works Department, 3738 SW 15th Street, Classroom 1 Oklahoma City, OK 73102.
Participants at this training will be provided a review of the FY 2013 Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for the Indian Community Development Block Grant (ICDBG) program including changes, the application process and the submission requirements. The training will provide valuable information for applicants as to regulatory and statutory requirements as well as guidance on grants.gov. www.hud.gov/oklahoma
For more information, contact:
Virginia L. Fredman
Lead Grants Management Specialist
Southern Plains Office of Native American Programs Department of HUD
301 NW 6th Street, Ste. 200
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
Request for Nominations of NAHASDA Formula Negotiated Rule Making Committee Membership
September 19, 2012
Request for Nominations of NAHASDA Formula Negotiated Rule Making Committee Membership. Deadline to submit nominations is November 19, 2012. For more information go to:http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2012-09-18/pdf/2012-22986.pdf.
HUD Annouces New Webpage for Updates on Housing Needs of Native American Communities Study
Tuesday, October 18, 2011
Please visit webpage and sign up for the e-list. The goal of the study is to provide clear, credible, and consistent information to assess the housing conditions in Native American, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian communities. The information will inform policy and allow HUD to serve tribes more effectively.
Fiscal Year 2012 Indian Community Development Block Grant (ICDBG) NOFA published
Wednesday, October 5, 2011
The purpose of the ICDBG program is to assist Indian tribes and Alaska Native villages to develop viable communities, including rehabilitating housing or building new housing or to buy land to support new housing construction. The funding can also be used to build infrastructure such as roads, water and sewer facilities, to create suitable living environments, and to spur economic development. Deadline January 4, 2012. Read more...
Tunica Biloxi go green
On February 26, 2009
HUD staff from the Southern Plains Office of Native American Programs attended the Grand Opening of a "solar home" constructed by the Tunica-Biloxi Tribe in Marksville, Louisiana. [Continue Reading...]
Southern Plains Office of Native American Programs
301 N.W. 6th Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
Phone: (405) 609-8520
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