Discretionary Grants

Each year under Perkins IV, Congress appropriates roughly $25 million for the administration and improvement of career and technical education for Native Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Alaskan Natives.

Native American Career and Technical Education Program

Native Hawaiian Career and Technical Education Program

Tribally Controlled Postsecondary Career and Technical Institutions Program


Finding Federal Grants: Advancing Your Work in CTE (PPTX, 2.7 MB)

Discretionary Grants
Administration Training


Gwen Washington

(202) 245-7790

Linda Mayo
(202) 245-7792

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