ERIC Number: ED470835
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
An Introduction to HUD for Institutions of Higher Education. Revised.
Taylor, Tiffany C., Ed.
This guide contains descriptions of programs offered to colleges by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Originally issued in 1996, the guide has been significantly updated for this edition. Each program description contains a brief description of the program and its purpose, a statement of opportunities for becoming involved with the program, funding information, examples of action, and contact information for additional details. The programs described are: (1) Bridges to Work; (2) Capital Fund Program; (3) Community Development Block Grant; (4) Empowerment Zones/Enterprise Communities; (5) Fair Housing Initiatives Program--Education and Outreach Initiative; (6) Fair Housing Initiatives Program--Fair Housing Organization Initiative; (7) Family Investment Center; (8) Family Self-Sufficiency; (9) Historically Black Colleges and Universities; (10) HOPE IV: Urban Revitalization Demonstration; (11) Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS; (12) Jobs-Plus; (13) Moving-to-Work; (14) Neighborhood Networks; (15) Public and Indian Housing Drug Elimination Program; (16) Research and Technology Activity; (17) Resident Opportunity and Self-Sufficiency; (18) Step-Up; (19) Supportive Housing Program; (20) Twenty/20 Education Communities; and (21) YouthBuild Initiative. Appendixes describe some selected programs of the Office of University Partnerships and non-HUD Federal Departments and list HUD field offices with contact information. (SLD)
Descriptors: Federal Aid, Federal Programs, Higher Education, Housing, Outreach Programs, Program Descriptions, School Community Programs, Urban Improvement
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, University Partnerships Clearinghouse, P.O. Box 6091, Rockville, MD 20849-6091. Tel: 800-245-2691 (Toll Free); TDD: 800-483-2209 (Toll Free).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of Housing and Urban Development, Washington, DC. Office of University Partnerships.