Upcoming Grants Related to Native American Concerns

 

First Nations Development Institute: Native Arts Initiative

Deadline: Oct 19, 2017

The goal of the Native Arts Initiative (NAI) is to stimulate long-term perpetuation, proliferation, and revitalization of artistic and cultural assets in Native communities. This is achieved by strengthening the enabling environments in which Native-controlled nonprofit organizations and tribal programs operate to support emerging and established Native artists and sustain traditional Native arts in their...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Indian Health Service Preventing Alcohol-Related Deaths Through Social Detoxification

Deadline: Sep 16, 2017

The purpose of this Indian Health Service (IHS) cooperative agreement is to increase access to community-based prevention strategies to provide social detoxification, evaluation, stabilization, fostering patient readiness for and entry into treatment for alcohol use disorders and when appropriate, other substance use disorders. Applicants must have a fully operational and staffed social detoxification program that...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Indian Health Service Behavioral Health Integration Initiative

Deadline: Sep 16, 2017

The purpose of the Behavioral Health Integration Initiative (BH2I) grant opportunity is to improve the physical and mental health status of people with behavioral health issues by developing an integrative, coordinated system of care between behavioral health and primary care providers. Increasing capacity among Indian Health Service (IHS), Tribal, and Urban Indian Organization (I/T/U) health...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Indian Health Services Domestic Violence Prevention Initiative

Deadline: Aug 31, 2017

The Domestic Violence Prevention Initiative (DVPI) promotes the development of evidence-based and practice-based models that represent culturally appropriate prevention and treatment approaches to domestic and sexual violence from a community-driven context. The primary purpose of this grant program is to accomplish the DVPI goals listed below: Build Tribal, UIO, and Federal capacity to provide coordinated...


 

U.S. Department of Interior: Grant Program to Build Tribal Energy Development Capacity (TEDC)

Deadline: Oct 9, 2017

The Grant Program to Build Tribal Energy Development Capacity (TEDC) seeks to support programs to build tribal capacity for energy resource development or management. For this program, capacity building refers to developing organizational structures, business entity structures, or developing or enhancing regulatory functions, all related to tribal energy development for the purpose of strengthening tribal...


 

New Mexico Indian Affairs Department: Tobacco Cessation and Prevention Programs

Deadline: Jul 31, 2017

The Tobacco Cessation and Prevention Program provides funding to work toward the following goals: To promote cessation and prevention of commercial tobacco abuse in Native communities with special emphasis on Native youth To promote cultural awareness of Native traditional and ceremonial use of tobacco as a means to strengthen cultural identity and resistance to commercial...


 

U.S. Department of Interior: Grant Program to Assess, Evaluate and Promote Development of Tribal Energy and Mineral Resources

Deadline: Sep 25, 2017

The Grant Program to Assess, Evaluate and Promote Development of Tribal Energy and Mineral Resources supports projects that assess, evaluate, or otherwise promote the processing, use, or development of energy and mineral resources on Indian lands. Energy and Mineral Development Program (EMDP) grants must be used by an Indian tribe for energy and mineral projects...


 

New Mexico Indian Affairs Department: Tribal Infrastructure Project Fund

Deadline: Jul 17, 2017

The Tribal Infrastructure Act (“Act”) recognizes that many of New Mexico’s tribal communities lack basic tribal infrastructure, including but not limited water and wastewater systems, roads, and electrical power lines. The lack of such infrastructure results in poor social, health, and economic conditions in communities. The Act created the Tribal Infrastructure Fund, the Tribal Infrastructure...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Native Youth Initiative for Leadership, Empowerment, and Development (I-LEAD)

Deadline: Jul 19, 2017

The Native Youth Initiative for Leadership, Empowerment, and Development (I-LEAD) program supports community-based projects that empower Native youth to address priorities identified by such youth as well as to develop models, approaches, and strategies to foster resiliency and build upon Native youth’s inherent capacities to thrive. The purpose of Native Youth I-LEAD is to support...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Regional Partnership Grants to Increase the Well-Being of, and to Improve the Permanency Outcomes for, Children Affected by Substance Abuse in American Indian/Alaska Native Communities

Deadline: Jul 10, 2017

Regional Partnership Grants to Increase the Well-Being of, and to Improve the Permanency Outcomes for, Children Affected by Substance Abuse in American Indian/Alaska Native Communities will be awarded to regional partnerships that provide, through interagency collaboration and integration of programs, activities, and services that are designed to increase well-being, improve permanency, and enhance the safety...


 

Seventh Generation Fund for Indigenous Peoples: General Support Grants

Deadline: Aug 4, 2017

The mission of the Seventh Generation Fund is to promote Indigenous Peoples’ self-determination and the sovereignty of Native nations. The Foundation recognizes the critical need at the Native grassroots community level for access to resources, technical assistance, and training to address an overall need for healthy and sustainable environments. Its work is based on traditional...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Social and Economic Development Strategies (SEDS)

Deadline: Jun 22, 2017

The purpose of the Social and Economic Development Strategies (SEDS) program is to promote economic and social self-sufficiency for American Indians, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians, and Native American Pacific Islanders from American Samoa, Guam, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. The SEDS program supports the principle that social and economic development are inter-related...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Native American Language Preservation and Maintenance-Esther Martinez Immersion

Deadline: Jun 22, 2017

The Native American Language Preservation and Maintenance – Esther Martinez Immersion (EMI) program is to provide financial assistance to community-driven projects designed to preserve Native American languages through Native American language nests and Native American language survival schools. The EMI program is interested in supporting locally determined projects designed to reduce or eliminate community problems...


 

U.S. Department of Education: Native American Language Program

Deadline: Jun 19, 2017

The purposes of the Native American Language (NAL@ED) program are to support schools that use Native American and Alaska Native languages as the primary language of instruction; maintain, protect, and promote the rights and freedom of Native Americans and Alaska Natives to use, practice, maintain, and revitalize their languages, as envisioned in the Native American...


 

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

Deadline: Jun 22, 2017

National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Humanities Initiatives at Tribal Colleges and Universities are intended to strengthen the teaching and study of the humanities, in subjects such as history, philosophy, literature, religion, and the interpretation of the arts. These grants may be used to enhance existing humanities programs, resources, or courses, or to develop new...