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Indian Child and Family Education Benefits

Program Description

The purpose of the program is to begin educating children at an early age through parental involvement, to increase high school graduation rates among Indian parents, and to encourage life-long learning.

General Program Requirements

In order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a Native American/American Indian who is a parent or primary caregiver responsible for children under the age of seven years, you must live on or near an Indian reservation, and you or a family member must be enrolled in a Federally recognized American Indian tribe or Alaska Native village.

Your Next Steps

The following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this program.

Application Process

For more information, see the Program Contact Information below.

Program Contact Information

Please write to us at:
Early Childhood Program
Division of Performance & Accountability
Bureau of Indian Education
1011 Indian School Road, NW
Suite 332
Albuquerque, NM 87104

Please call us at:
505-563-5258