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Tribal Eligibility


Determining the eligibility of LIHEAP applicants is important so that grantees can ensure, to the extent possible, that program benefits are provided only to eligible households. Section D of the Tribal Manual contains an entire section related to developing eligibility criteria.

In determining eligibility, grantees generally request the following information from applicants:



Income Eligibility

Categorical Eligibility

Assets / Resource Tests

Defining Income

Home Energy Obligation / Housing Type