Hoeven Announces Funding for United Tribes Technical College, Turtle Mountain Community College

WASHINGTON – Senator John Hoeven, chairman of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs and a member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced that the U.S. Department of Education has awarded the following grants under the Demonstration Grants for Indian Children program:

  • United Tribes Technical College – $624,947 to support efforts to increase high school graduation.  
  • Turtle Mountain Community College – $150,263 to expand educational services and activities for parents and students.

“These grants will be used to support programs and services at United Tribes Technical College and Turtle Mountain Community College to enhance educational opportunities and help students to succeed,” said Hoeven.