National Park Service (NPS) Tribal Historical Preservation Officers Program

Type: 
Climate Programs
Organization: 
NPS, DOI
Description: 

This program is dedicated to working with Indian tribes, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians, and national organizations, to preserve and protect resources and traditions that are of importance to Native Americans by strengthening their capabilities for operating sustainable preservation programs. The Historic Preservation Fund supports two grants programs: Tribal Historic Preservation Officers (THPO) and the Tribal Heritage Grants. These two grant programs provide much needed assistance to Native American communities interested in protecting their cultural heritage. Grant information can be found http://www.nps.gov/history/tribal_heritage/

Category: 
Cultural Preservation
Funding Amount: 
Varies
Matching Funds: 
Unknown
Eligibility: 
Tribal, Alaska Native and Hawaiian Native Communities
Status/Type: 
Program