Upcoming Grants Related to Native American Concerns

 

Department of Interior: Tribal Heritage Grants

Deadline: Mar 20, 2015

The National Park Service is accepting applications for Fiscal Year 2015 Historic Preservation Fund Grants. Grant categories are as follows: Locating and identifying cultural resources, including: 1) Survey and inventory of historic or significant places; and 2) Survey of traditional skills and information; Preserving a historic property listed on the National Register, including: 1) Project...


 

First Nations Development Institute: Native Youth and Culture Fund

Deadline: Mar 12, 2015

The Native Youth and Culture Fund (NYCF) promotes partnerships with Native nonprofit organizations and Native community groups working in rural and reservation-based communities seeking ways to preserve, strengthen, and/or renew Native culture and tradition among Native youth. In 2015, NYCF is seeking projects that focus on youth, and incorporate culture and tradition to address social...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Native Asset Building Initiative

Deadline: Mar 25, 2015

The Native Asset Building Initiative (NABI) is a joint funding opportunity, offered through a partnership between the Office of Community Services (OCS) Assets for Independence (AFI) program and the Administration for Native Americans (ANA) Social and Economic Development Strategies (SEDS) program. The purpose of this initiative is to support innovative asset-building projects, which feature Individual...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: Coordinated Tribal Assistance

Deadline: Feb 24, 2015

The Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation (CTAS) provides federally-recognized Tribes and Tribal consortia the opportunity to conduct comprehensive planning, enhance law enforcement, bolster justice systems, support and enhance efforts to prevent and control delinquency and strengthen the juvenile justice system, prevent youth substance abuse, serve sexual assault and elder victims, and support other efforts to combat...


 

Project TEAM: Technical Assistance – Tribal, State, and Local Government Collaborative for Joint Jurisdictional Court Initiative

Deadline: Jan 30, 2015

Project TEAM has been funded by the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA), U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) to assist federally-recognized Indian tribes and their state or local government partners with developing a joint jurisdiction collaborative initiative in the courts or criminal justice system. The goal of Project TEAM is to improve client outcomes, build relationships...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Social and Economic Development Strategies (SEDS)

Deadline: Mar 4, 2015

The purpose of the Social and Economic Development Strategies (SEDS) program is to promote economic and social self-sufficiency for American Indians, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians, and Native American Pacific Islanders from American Samoa, Guam, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. The SEDS program supports the principle that social and economic development are inter-related...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Sustainable Employment and Economic Development Strategies (SEEDS)

Deadline: Mar 4, 2015

The purpose of the SEEDS initiative is to promote job growth and business development in Native communities that are experiencing challenging economic conditions. In an effort to reduce un- and under-employment and stimulate local economies, four key priorities that the Administration for Native Americans (ANA) will pursue through the SEEDS initiative are: Creation of sustainable...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Native American Language Preservation and Maintenance

Deadline: Mar 4, 2015

The purpose of the Native American Language Preservation and Maintenance (P&M) program is to assist Native Americans in ensuring the survival and continuing vitality of Native American languages. The Administration for Native Americans (ANA) is interested in supporting locally determined projects designed to reduce or eliminate community problems and achieve community goals. Funded projects reflect...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Native American Language Preservation and Maintenance-Esther Martinez Immersion

Deadline: Mar 4, 2015

The purpose of the Native American Language Preservation and Maintenance – Esther Martinez Immersion (EMI) program is to provide financial assistance to community-driven projects designed to preserve Native American languages through Native American language nests, Native American language survival schools, and Native language restoration programs. The Administration for Native Americans (ANA) is interested in supporting...