Upcoming Grants Related to Native American Concerns

 

Bureau of Indian Education: Native Language Immersion Cooperative Agreement

Deadline: Jul 20, 2018

The Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) is responsible for educating approximately 45,000 American Indian and Alaska Native students. These students attend school in one of the 183 BIE elementary, secondary, residential, and peripheral dormitories located on 64 reservations across 23 states. Of the 183 BIE funded schools, 53 are operated by the Bureau and the...


 

U.S. Department of Education: Indian Education Discretionary Grants Programs — Professional Development Grants Program

Deadline: Jul 30, 2018

The Indian Education Professional Development Grants program works to: 1) increase the number of qualified Indian individuals in professions that serve Indians; and 2) to provide training to qualified Indian individuals to become teachers and administrators. The program contains two absolute priorities, and four competitive preference priorities, as follows. Absolute Priority 1: Pre-Service Training for...


 

U.S. Department of Commerce: Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) Broad Agency Announcement

Deadline: Jul 11, 2018

The Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) will provide federal assistance to support projects seeking to promote and ensure the inclusion and use of minority enterprises. Funding will encourage new activities, education, outreach, innovative projects or sponsorships that are not addressed through other MBDA programs. MBDA has established key priorities designed to overcome the unique challenges...


 

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development: Healthy Homes Production Grant Program for Tribal Housing

Deadline: Jul 18, 2018

The Healthy Homes Production (HHP) Program takes a comprehensive approach to addressing multiple childhood diseases and injuries in the home by focusing on housing-related hazards in a coordinated fashion, rather than addressing a single hazard at a time. This round of program funding is only available to American Indian and Alaska Native tribal governments and...


 

National Endowment for the Humanities: Humanities Initiatives at Tribal Colleges and Universities

Deadline: Jul 19, 2018

National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Humanities Initiatives at Tribal Colleges and Universities help strengthen the teaching and study of the humanities by developing new humanities programs, resources, or courses, or by enhancing existing ones. Each project must be organized around a core topic or set of themes drawn from areas of study in the...


 

U.S. Department of Homeland Security: Tribal Homeland Security Grant Program

Deadline: Jul 20, 2018

The Tribal Homeland Security Grant Program (THSGP) provides funding directly to eligible tribes to support the building, sustainment, and delivery of core capabilities to enable tribes to strengthen their capacity to prevent, protect against, mitigate, respond to, and recover from potential terrorist attacks. Performance metrics for this program are as follows: Percentage of funding building...


 

Environmental Protection Agency: Hazardous Waste Management Grant Program For Tribes

Deadline: Jun 28, 2018

The Hazardous Waste Management Grant Program For Tribes will support projects designed to develop and implement hazardous waste management programs. These programs must improve the applicant’s ability to properly identify, manage, or dispose of hazardous waste. Each of the following hazardous waste management program activities are considered central to a “cradle to grave” program: Hazardous...


 

New Mexico Public Education Department: Indian Education School District and Cultural Inclusion Initiative

Deadline: Jun 1, 2018

The Indian Education School District Initiative aims to provide grants for a one to three-year period to New Mexico public school districts and district-chartered or state-chartered schools that enroll a significant number of American Indian students for the purpose of improving academic and cultural achievement opportunities in alignment with the requirements of the Indian Education...


 

New Mexico Public Education Department: Strengthening Tribal Programs

Deadline: Jun 1, 2018

The New Mexico Indian Education Strengthening Tribal Programs (STP) aims to provide grants for a one to three-year period, contingent on annual appropriation to the Public Education Department (PED) Indian Education Division (IED), for the purpose of funding the New Mexico tribal governments: (a) to promote increased collaboration and capacity building between tribal education departments,...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: Grants to Tribal Governments to Exercise Special Domestic Violence Criminal Jurisdiction

Deadline: May 24, 2018

The Tribal Jurisdiction Program is designed to assist Indian tribes in exercising “special domestic violence criminal jurisdiction” (SDVCJ). Through this program, Indian tribes will receive support and technical assistance for planning, developing, and implementing changes in their criminal justice systems necessary to exercise SDVCJ. The program encourages collaborations among tribal leadership, tribal courts, tribal prosecutors,...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Tribal Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program – Implementation and Expansion Grants

Deadline: Jun 25, 2018

The Tribal Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program (Tribal MIECHV) Implementation and Expansion Grants program will provide grants (cooperative agreements) to tribal entities that are currently operating an evidence-based home visiting program and propose to sustain or expand their established infrastructure for home visiting services in tribal communities. Funding is intended for tribal...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Tribal Behavioral Health Grant – Native Connections

Deadline: Jun 22, 2018

The Tribal Behavioral Health Grant (Native Connections) works to prevent and reduce suicidal behavior and substance abuse, reduce the impact of trauma, and promote mental health among American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) young people up to and including age 24. Native Connections is intended to reduce the impact of mental and substance use disorders, foster culturally...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Office of Tribal Self-Governance Planning Cooperative Agreement

Deadline: Jun 17, 2018

The Tribal Self-Governance Program (TSGP) is an expression of the government-to-government relationship between the U.S. and Indian tribes. Through the TSGP, tribes negotiate with the Indian Health Service (IHS) to assume Programs, Services, Functions, and Activities (PSFAs), or portions thereof, which gives tribes the authority to manage and tailor health care programs in a manner...


 

U.S. Department of Labor: Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), Indian and Native American Program – Employment and Training Grants

Deadline: May 18, 2018

The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), Indian and Native American Program – Employment and Training Grants are intended to support employment and training activities for Indians and Native Americans throughout the United States. The purpose of the program is to support employment and training activities for Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian individuals in...


 

Corporation for National and Community Service: AmeriCorps Indian Tribes Grants

Deadline: May 2, 2018

The mission of the Corporation for National and Community Services (CNCS) is to improve lives, strengthen communities, and foster civic participation through service and volunteering. The AmeriCorps Indian Tribes competition will prioritize the investment of national service resources in: Disaster Services: Improving community resiliency through disaster preparation, response, recovery, and mitigation Economic Opportunity: Increasing economic...