The Bonneville Power Administration has a Low Income Energy Efficiency grant program, with funding set aside to be utilized specifically by tribal members for weatherization and some appliances. Grant amounts vary (typically from $5,000-$100,000) and can be used on a variety of programs options.
Qualified households must fulfill the following requirements:
• Homes must have electric heat as their primary heat source (does not have to be working).
• Homes must be occupied by a member of a federally recognized tribe.
• Homes must be located in a public utility service territory served by BPA.
• Households must be low income, as defined by federal standards (LIHEAP qualification lists are applicable)