Upcoming Grants Related to Native American Concerns

 

U.S. Department of the Interior: Technical Assistance to Tribes

Deadline: Jan 17, 2018

The Bureau of Reclamation (Reclamation), through the Native American Affairs Technical Assistance to Tribes Program (Technical Assistance Program [TAP]), provides technical assistance to Indian tribes and tribal organizations. The TAP is intended to establish cooperative working relationships, through partnerships with Indian tribes and tribal organizations, to ensure that tribes have the opportunity to participate fully...


 

Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company Foundation

Deadline: Nov 30, 2017

The Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company Foundation grants financial assistance to organizations that support the preservation, promotion, and advancement of American Indian self-sufficiency and culture in the United States, including programs for: The development of American Indian entrepreneurism Facilitating American Indian education (particularly college, graduate, and post-graduate education) The preservation and enhancement of American Indian...


 

Nike N7 Fund: Native American Youth Sports Grants

Deadline: Nov 13, 2017

The Nike N7 Fund is committed to bring sport and all its benefits to Native American and Aboriginal communities in North America, with a focus on youth. It believes that kids are made to play, and through sport, Native youth can unleash the power of their generation. It believes in the unifying power of sport...


 

Institute of Museum and Library Services: Native American/Native Hawaiian Museum Services Program

Deadline: Dec 1, 2017

The Native American/Native Hawaiian Museum Services (NANH) program supports Indian tribes and organizations that primarily serve and represent Native Hawaiians. These grants are intended to provide opportunities to sustain heritage, culture, and knowledge through strengthened activities in areas such as exhibitions, educational services and programming, professional development, and collections stewardship. Applicants may propose projects including,...


 

Native Americans in Philanthropy: #GenIndigenous Response Fund

Deadline: Oct 20, 2017

Native Americans in Philanthropy (NAP) acts as a connector between grantmakers and Native organizations and communities. The #GenIndigenous Response Fund will provide responsive funding to support youth organizing and activism that requires immediate action. This new Response Fund will bridge funders and organizers to support youth organizing and a collective commitment to systemic change and...


 

Seventh Generation Fund for Indigenous Peoples: General Support Grants

Deadline: Dec 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...


 

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...