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HUD’s Southwest Office of Native American Programs Weekly Information Bulletin July 31, 2017

by nlc-admin | August 3, 2017

 HUD’s Southwest Office of Native American Programs is pleased to share the attached Information Bulletin highlighting Training Opportunities, Funding Announcements, and Tribal News throughout our southwest region. For additional program information, HUD’s PIH Notices to Tribes and TDHEs are electronically posted to the internet at http://www.hud.gov/offices/pih/ih/regs/notices.cfm.  Additionally, find government forms and applications on USA.gov’s Government […]

New Funding to Support Women in Apprenticeship and Nontraditional Occupations

by nlc-admin | July 31, 2017

Last week, the Women’s Bureau announced the availability of nearly $1.3 million in grant funds to boost women’s participation and success in skilled jobs.   The WANTO Technical Assistance Grant Program is designed to help employers and labor unions recruit, train and retain women in apprenticeship and nontraditional occupations. This year, grant funds will be awarded […]

USDA Notice of Funds Availability (NOFA) – Rural Broadband Access Loan and Loan Guarantee Program for FY 2017

by nlc-admin | July 31, 2017

Notice of Funds Availability (NOFA) Rural Utilities Service, USDA  Rural Broadband Access Loan and Loan Guarantee Program for FY 2017. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development announced this week that USDA is accepting applications for the Rural Broadband Access Loan and Loan Guarantee Program for FY 2017.  Applications will be accepted until September 30, […]

Documenting Endangered Languages

by nlc-admin | July 25, 2017

The Documenting Endangered Languages (DEL) program is a partnership between the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the National Science Foundation (NSF) to develop and advance knowledge concerning endangered human languages. Made urgent by the imminent death of an estimated half of the 6000-7000 currently used languages, this effort aims also to exploit advances […]

Humanities Open Book Program

by nlc-admin | July 25, 2017

The Humanities Open Book Program is designed to make outstanding out-of-print humanities books available to a wide audience. By taking advantage of low-cost “ebook” technology, the program will allow teachers, students, scholars, and the public to read humanities books that have long been out of print. Humanities Open Book is jointly sponsored by NEH and […]