ERIC Number: ED418644
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
An Introduction to HUD for Institutions of Higher Education.
Haynes, Elizabeth A., Comp.
This guide describes programs relevant to institutions of higher education administered by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (other than those administered by the Office of University Partnerships). Each program description provides information on: the program's purpose, possibilities for involvement, funding information, examples of program accomplishments by institutions of higher education, and sources of further information. The programs covered are: Bridges to Work, Campus of Learners, Community Development Block Grant Program, Comprehensive Grant Program, Economic Development and Supportive Services Grant Program, Empowerment Zones/Enterprise Communities, Fair Housing Initiatives Program--Education and Outreach Initiative, Fair Housing Initiatives Program--Fair Housing Organizations Initiative, Family Investment Center, Family Self-Sufficiency, Historically Black Colleges and Universities, HOPE VI Urban Revitalization Demonstration, Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS, Moving to Work, Neighborhood Networks, Public and Indian Housing Drug Elimination Program, Public Housing Apprenticeship Demonstration in the Construction Trades and PH Operations, Research and Technology Activity, Step-Up, Supportive Housing, Technical Assistance for Troubled Public Housing Authority Recovery, Youth Apprenticeship Program, and Youth Development Initiative. An appendix provides brief descriptions of additional programs under the Office of University Partnerships or other departments. (DB)
Descriptors: Federal Aid, Federal Programs, Government School Relationship, Higher Education, Housing, Outreach Programs, School Community Programs, Urban Areas, Urban Improvement
University Partnerships Clearinghouse, P.O. Box 6091, Rockville, MD, 20849-6091; phone: 1-800-245-2691.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Department of Housing and Urban Development, Washington, DC. Office of Policy Development and Research.