Upcoming Grants Related to Native American Concerns

 

We Are Family Foundation: Youth to the Front Fund

Deadline: Nov 30, 2020

We Are Family Foundation (WAFF) is committed to fighting systemic racism, inequality, inequity, and injustice. The Foundation’s Youth To The Front Fund (YTTFF) to support and fund under 30-year-old youth activists, youth-led organizations, projects, innovations and creative solutions that are at the forefront of fighting systemic racism, inequality, inequity and injustice in the United States...


 

U.S. Department of Education: Demonstration Grants for Indian Children and Youth Program

Deadline: Aug 31, 2020

The Demonstration Grants for Indian Children and Youth Program seeks to support projects to develop, test, and demonstrate the effectiveness of services and programs to improve education opportunities and achievement of Indian children and youth. The program includes one absolute priority and three competitive preference priorities. Absolute priority – Accessing Choices in Education. To meet...


 

Department of Interior: Living Languages Grant Program

Deadline: Aug 28, 2020

The Living Languages Grant Program (LLGP) will provide support to Tribes for grants to fund Native language instruction and immersion programs for Native students not enrolled at Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) schools, including those Tribes in States without BIE-funded schools.The funding will focus on small or start-up programs whose objective is to document or...


 

Funding Queerly Giving Circle

Deadline: May 30, 2020

The Funding Queerly Giving Circle is a group of young donors who believe that small-budget LGBTQI groups lack the funding resources they need to organize, build power and leadership, and make positive sustainable change. Funding Queerly has partnered with the Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice to make grants to small-budget LGBTQI groups throughout the United...


 

DHHS: Infrastructure to Promote the Mental Health of Children, Youth and Families in American Indian/Alaska Natives Communities

Deadline: Mar 9, 2020

The Planning and Developing Infrastructure to Promote the Mental Health of Children, Youth, and Families in American Indian/Alaska Natives (AI/AN) Communities (Circles of Care) program seeks to provide tribal and urban Indian communities with tools and resources to plan and design a holistic, evidence and community-based, coordinated system of care to support mental health for...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Planning and Developing Infrastructure to Promote the Mental Health of Children, Youth and Families in American Indian/Alaska Natives (AI/AN) Communities

Deadline: Mar 9, 2020

The Planning and Developing Infrastructure to Promote the Mental Health of Children, Youth and Families in American Indian/Alaska Natives (AI/AN) Communities (Circles of Care) grants aim to provide tribal and urban Indian communities with tools and resources to plan and design a holistic, evidence and community-based, coordinated system of care to support mental health for...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: Tribal Sexual Assault Services Program

Deadline: Feb 12, 2020

The Tribal Sexual Assault Services Program (TSASP) supports projects to create, maintain, and expand sustainable sexual assault services provided by Tribes, tribal organizations, and nonprofit tribal organizations within Indian country and Alaska Native villages. TSASP supported projects provide intervention, advocacy, accompaniment (e.g., accompanying victims to court, medical facilities, or police departments), support services, and related...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation

Deadline: Feb 25, 2020

The Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation (CTAS) combines the majority of existing Tribal Government-specific competitive solicitations into a single solicitation requiring only one application from each tribe or tribal consortium. This approach provides federally recognized tribes, tribal consortia, and tribal designees the opportunity to develop a comprehensive approach to public safety and victimization issues. Note: CTAS...


 

Institute of Museum and Library Services: Native American Library Services Basic Grant

Deadline: Apr 1, 2020

The Native American Library Services Basic Grants Program supports existing library operations and maintaining core library services. Basic Grants support existing library operations and maintain core library services, particularly as they relate to the following goals: Expanding services for learning and access to information and educational resources in a variety of formats, in all types...


 

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...