Upcoming Grants Related to Native American Concerns

 

Federal Transit Administration: Public Transportation on Indian Reservations Program – Tribal Transit Program

Deadline: Sep 10, 2018

Tribal Transit Program (TTP) grants support public transportation planning and capital expenses. Operating projects are eligible in limited circumstances (operating assistance requests will only be considered from tribes without existing transit service, or those tribes who received a TTP formula allocation of less than $20,000). Public transportation includes regular, continuing shared-ride surface transportation services open...


 

Department of Health and Human Services: Native American Independent Living Demonstration Project

Deadline: Aug 24, 2018

The Native American Independent Living Demonstration Project will support Native American Independent Living (IL) Specialists who have similar responsibilities to the non-Native American IL Specialist counterpart in the center for independent living, but with a focus in Indian Country. The project will provide independent living core services including: information and referral; skills training; peer counseling;...


 

First Nations Development Institute: Native Arts Initiative

Deadline: Aug 30, 2018

The goal of First Nations Development Institute’s 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...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Pediatric Mental Health Care Access Program

Deadline: Aug 13, 2018

The Pediatric Mental Health Care Access Program aims to promote behavioral health integration in pediatric primary care by supporting the development of new or the improvement of existing statewide or regional pediatric mental health care telehealth access programs. For purposes of this funding opportunity, telehealth is defined as the use of electronic information and telecommunication...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Tribal Management Grant Program

Deadline: Aug 17, 2018

The Tribal Management Grant (TMG) Program is a competitive grant program that is capacity building and developmental in nature. It was established to assist tribes and tribal organizations to prepare for assuming all or part of existing Indian Health Services (IHS) programs, functions, services, and activities (PFSAs) and further develop and improve their health management...


 

The Notah Begay III Foundation: 2018 Native Youth on the Move Grants

Deadline: Aug 3, 2018

This funding opportunity, made possible by the Nike N7 Fund, supports Native American communities in Albuquerque and surrounding pueblos and tribes working to increase the number of Native American youth ages 7-18 participating in physical activity, play, and sports. Prospective grantees/community partners must be interested in and committed to participating in the Native Youth on...


 

U.S. Department of Education: Special Programs for Indian Children-Demonstration Grants

Deadline: Aug 10, 2018

The Demonstration Grants for Indian Children program aims to provide financial assistance to projects that develop, test, and demonstrate the effectiveness of services and programs to improve the educational opportunities and achievement of Indian students in preschool, elementary, and secondary schools. The program contains one absolute priority and four competitive preference priorities, as follows. Absolute...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Tribal Opioid Response Grants

Deadline: Aug 20, 2018

The Tribal Opioid Response Grants (TOR) program aims to address the opioid crisis in tribal communities by increasing access to culturally appropriate and evidence-based treatment, including medication-assisted treatment (MAT) using one of the three FDA-approved medications for the treatment of opioid use disorder (OUD). The intent is to reduce unmet treatment need and opioid overdose...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: Tribal Victim Services Set-Aside Program

Deadline: Aug 6, 2018

The Tribal Victim Services Set-Aside Program aims to provide support to Indian tribes to improve services for victims of crime. Funding may be used for a wide range of programs, activities, equipment, and supplies to develop, enhance, sustain, or procure victim services. These allowable activities and costs include, but are not limited to: Needs assessment:...


 

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...