Native American Career and
Technical Education Program

Each year under the Perkins statute, Congress authorizes roughly $16 million annually under the Native American Career and Technical Education Program (NACTEP) to federally-recognized Indian tribes, tribal organizations, Alaskan Native entities, and eligible Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA)-funded schools to provide career and technical education programs for Native Americans and Alaskan Natives.

Notice Inviting Applications: Native American Career and Technical Education Program

In FY 2021, the Department awarded 39 grants under the NACTEP program.

The grantees are: 

 

NACTEP Project Abstracts, June 2021 (DOCX, 62 KB)

Federal Register Notice for the FY 2021 NACTEP Competition
(PDF, 284 KB)

QUICK LINKS

Notice Inviting Applications:
Native American Career and Technical Education Program (NACTEP)
(Due January 29, 2021)

NACTEP Tribal Consultation Notes, April 27, 2020
(PDF, 178 KB)

OCTAE CONTACT

Edward Smith
Edward.Smith@ed.gov
(202) 245-7602
(Cohort 2018)

Patti Beltram
Patti.Beltram@ed.gov
(202) 245-7094
(Cohort 2021)