US Labor Department awards funds to North Dakota tribes, Tribal College


U.S. Senator Kevin Cramer (R-ND) announced today the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) awarded the following grants totaling $931,011 to four North Dakota tribes and United Tribes Technical College:

  • $297,394 to Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians,
  • $232,770 to United Tribes Technical College,
  • $218,418 to Standing Rock Sioux Tribe,
  • $182,429 to Three Affiliated Tribes, and
  • $150,874 to Spirit Lake Sioux Tribe.

These funds come as part of a nationwide DOL investment through the Indian and Native American Programs (INAP), which provides training opportunities at the local level.