Upcoming Grants Related to Native American Concerns

 

New Mexico Community Foundation: Native American Preparatory Scholars (NAPS) Fund

Deadline: Mar 5, 2018

The Native American Preparatory Scholars (NAPS) Fund was established to increase the number of New Mexico Native American students who aspire to, are prepared for, and graduate from college. The NAPS Fund supports Native student mentoring and support programs and initiatives at the secondary, pre-collegiate, and college level so Native students will be far more...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Funds for Support for Expectant and Parenting Teens, Women, Fathers, and Their Families

Deadline: Apr 12, 2018

The Office of Adolescent Health announces the anticipated availability of funds for fiscal year 2018 grant awards under the authority of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Public Law 111-148; Affordable Care Act). This notice solicits applications for projects from States, which includes the District of Columbia, any commonwealth, possession, or other territory of...


 

New Mexico Indian Affairs Department: Basic Emergency Social Care Services for the Albuquerque Area Native American Population

Deadline: Jan 26, 2018

The Basic Emergency Social Care Services for the Albuquerque Area Native American Population program furthers the New Mexico Indian Affairs Department’s (IAD’s) mission to improve the quality of life for the state’s Indian citizens. Funding is available to support basic emergency (crisis) social services for the indigent Native American population residing in the Albuquerque Metropolitan...


 

Institute of Museum and Library Services: Native American Library Services Basic Grants Program

Deadline: Apr 2, 2018

The goal of the FY 2018 Native American Library Services Basic Grants Program is to support existing library operations and maintain core library services. Successful Basic Grants support existing library operations and maintain core library services, particularly as they relate to the following goals in the Museum and Library Services Act: 1. Expanding services for...


 

New Mexico Indian Affairs Department: Language Preservation and Veterans Outreach Programs

Deadline: Jan 11, 2018

The New Mexico Indian Affairs Department will evaluate proposed projects to determine their efficiency and effectiveness in accomplishing stated performance measures in projects focused primarily on language and cultural preservation involving youth and elders or veterans outreach services. Applicants deemed most responsive to the criteria below will be awarded funding: Best demonstrate a thorough understanding...


 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Tribal Practices for Wellness In Indian Country

Deadline: Feb 20, 2018

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) convened tribal health leaders to increase understanding of tribal practices that strengthen physical and mental health, wellbeing, tribal identity, and connection to culture to better support the work tribes and their members do to stay healthy and well. This 3-year funding opportunity supports tribal practices that build...


 

Navajo United Way

Deadline: Jan 26, 2018

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...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control: Tribal Public Health Capacity Building and Quality Improvement Umbrella Cooperative Agreement

Deadline: Mar 6, 2018

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has announced a new cooperative agreement for eligible federally recognized tribes and/or tribally designated organizations to strengthen and improve the public health infrastructure and performance of tribal public health systems. The intent of this program is to assist tribal entities in strengthening tribal public health leadership and workforce; improving...


 

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...