Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Grant to Help Save Language.(Journal North)

Byline: Journal Staff Reports


Tesuque Pueblo is receiving $150,000 in federal funds to help preserve its native language.

The Department of Health and Human Services awarded the grant to help the pueblo preserve and revitalize the language of the Tewa peoples.

"This grant will help make certain the Tewa language is preserved for generations to come," Rep. Tom Udall, D-N.M., said Wednesday.

Tesuque Pueblo will join Santa Clara Pueblo on the preservation project, he said. …

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