Upcoming Grants Related to Native American Concerns

 

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

Deadline: Feb 12, 2020

The Tribal Jurisdiction Program provides support to exercise special domestic violence criminal jurisdiction (SDVCJ) and technical assistance (TA) for planning and implementing changes in criminal justice systems necessary to exercise jurisdiction. The program encourages collaborations among tribal leadership, courts, prosecutors, attorneys, defense counsel, law enforcement, probation, victim services providers, and other partners to ensure that...


 

First Nations Development Institute: Native Agriculture & Food Systems Initiative – Keepseagle Fast Track Grants

Deadline: Dec 16, 2019

The First Nations Development Institute (First Nations) recognizes that Native food systems are important assets to Native communities. As a result, First Nations has long supported Native communities as they fortify traditional food systems, seek to increase access to healthy and fresh foods, increase awareness of and involvement with where food comes from, and expand...


 

Chamiza Foundation

Deadline: Feb 7, 2020

The Chamiza Foundation is committed to supporting the continuation of Pueblo culture. It uses a grassroots approach to grantmaking that supports leadership in Pueblo communities and their efforts to effect positive and innovative change that sustains culture and traditions. Current funding priorities include: Language Revitalization Sustainable Agriculture Traditional Building Traditional Arts and Crafts Storytelling/Oral History...


 

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development: Community Development Block Grant Program for Indian Tribes and Alaska Native Villages

Deadline: Feb 3, 2020

The purpose of the Indian Community Development Block Grant (ICDBG program) is the development of viable Indian and Alaska Native communities, including the creation of decent housing, suitable living environments, and economic opportunities primarily for persons with low- and moderate- incomes. Amount: Approximately $65,000,000 is available to make up to 120 awards ranging from $50,000-$7,000,000...


 

First Nations Development Institute: GATHER Food Sovereignty Grant

Deadline: Feb 27, 2020

First Nations recognizes that Native food systems are important assets to Native communities. As a result, First Nations has long supported Native communities as they fortify traditional food systems, seek to increase access healthy and fresh foods, increase awareness of and involvement with where food comes from, and expand knowledge of the linkages between foods...


 

U.S. Department of Energy: Energy Infrastructure Deployment on Tribal Lands

Deadline: Feb 6, 2020

The Energy Infrastructure Deployment on Tribal Lands program seeks to maximize the deployment of energy solutions for the benefit of American Indians and Alaska Natives and help build the knowledge, skills, and resources needed to implement those energy solutions. In support of these objectives, this program is consistent with the principles of tribal sovereignty and...


 

Environmental Protection Agency: Indian Tribes and Intertribal Consortia Nonpoint Source Management Grants

Deadline: Dec 20, 2019

Nonpoint Source Management Grants will support projects that develop and/or implement watershed-based plans and implement watershed projects that will result in significant steps towards solving Nonpoint Source (NPS) impairments on a watershed-wide basis. Eligible entities are strongly encouraged to submit applications that develop and/or implement watershed-based plans designed to restore NPS-impaired waters and protect waters...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: Sexual Assault Forensic-Medical and Advocacy Services for Tribes (FAST) Initiative

Deadline: Jan 10, 2020

The Sexual Assault Forensic-Medical and Advocacy Services for Tribes (FAST) Initiative is a special initiative designed to increase the availability of trained Sexual Assault Forensic Examiners (SAFEs) and trained sexual assault victim advocates in tribal communities, including Alaska Native villages. The FAST Initiative seeks to ensure that sexual assault victims in tribal communities where there...


 

Navajo United Way

Deadline: Nov 8, 2019

The mission of the Navajo United Way is to empower and support human care organizations that deliver services to improve the lives of the Navajo Nation and neighboring communities. Local agencies provide various basic needs, health care, and education services. Funding decisions are based on quantifiable results-based performance and on the impact that these agencies...


 

The Atlantic and Allstate: Renewal Awards

Deadline: Dec 10, 2019

The Renewal Awards are a program from the Atlantic and Allstate that recognizes the social innovation demonstrated by thousands of nonprofits that are finding creative solutions to America’s most pressing problems. Nominated nonprofits will be judged on: 501(c)(3) status and an online presence, including a Facebook account, Twitter account, YouTube channel, or website Score on...


 

Running Strong for American Indian Youth: Dreamstarter Grants

Deadline: Nov 14, 2019

Running Strong for American Indian Youth believes in the dreams of young American Indians: creating stronger communities, overcoming poverty, and building a better tomorrow for themselves and their families. Every year, Running Strong grants are awarded to community non-profits who will mentor a young Dreamstarter and work with them to implement a project inspired by...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Funding for Older Americans Act Title VI Native American Programs

Deadline: Dec 18, 2019

The purpose of Title VI of the Older Americans Act (OAA) is to promote the delivery of nutrition, supportive, and caregiver services to American Indians, Alaskan Natives, and Native Hawaiians that are comparable to services provided under Title III of the OAA. The goal of these programs is to support the independence and well-being of...


 

First Nations Development Institute: Fertile Ground Advocacy Campaign Grant

Deadline: Nov 14, 2019

First Nations Development Institute has launched the Fertile Ground Advocacy Campaign that will provide grants to promote policy activity and development. The grants will support Native-led advocacy efforts to advance new policies and innovative policymaking approaches that will benefit Native American nutrition and health by improving access to healthy foods, reducing consumption of sugary beverages...


 

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

Deadline: Dec 10, 2019

The Tribal Behavioral Health Grant Program (Native Connections) seeks to prevent suicide and substance misuse, reduce the impact of trauma, and promote mental health among American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) youth through the age of 24 years. Native Connections is intended to reduce the impact of mental and substance use disorders, foster culturally responsive models that...


 

New Mexico Indian Affairs Department: i Count New Mexico

Deadline: Oct 14, 2019

The New Mexico Indian Affairs Department (IAD) was awarded funds to provide outreach activities that will inform American Indians within New Mexico of the importance of self-responding to the 2020 Census questionnaire and avoiding an undercount. IAD will provide funds to support 2020 Census complete-count efforts. Amount: Not specified. Eligibility: New Mexico nations, tribes, and...