Native American Affairs Office Technical Assistance Program


Deadline for 2018 Unknown. The Bureau of Reclamation’s Office of Native American and International Affairs has a Technical Assistance for Tribes program. This program assists Federally recognized Indian Tribes to develop, manage and protect their water and related resources. Past project have included water needs assessments, improved water management studies, water quality data collection and assessments, and water measurement studies.

Funding Amount
Individual awards of up to $100,000
Matching Funds
Federally recognized tribes, institutions of higher education, Indian organizations, and Tribal organizations in the 17 western states. Does not include Alaska.
Contact Information
Corey Carmack, Yakima area,,(509)575-5848 (ext. 210),
Tino Tafoya, Special Assistant Pacific Northwest Region,, 208-378-5008 ( also contact for the Snake river area)

The activities eligible for this award are very specific. Please contact a Tribal Assistance Program representative to determine if your proposed project is eligible before developing an application.