Federal Agencies Native American Offices, Programs, and Resources
Department of Agriculture (USDA)
- Office of Tribal Relations - This office serves as the USDA’s primary contact point for Tribal issues. The office is responsible for government-to-government relations, Tribal consultation, Alaska Native Claims Settlements Act, and other related issues.
- Rural Development - This office supports economic development in American Indian and Alaska Native communities through a variety of financial programs and technical assistance.
Department of Commerce (USDC)
Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
Department of the Interior (DOI)
Small Business Administration (SBA)
- Office for Native American Affairs - The SBA’s Office of Native American Affairs seeks to ensure that American Indians, Native Alaskans and Native Hawaiians seeking to create, develop and expand small businesses have full access to the necessary business development and expansion tools available through the Agency’s entrepreneurial development, lending and procurement programs.