Upcoming Grants Related to Native American Concerns

 

U.S. Department of Education: Demonstration Grants for Indian Children Program – Native Youth Community Projects

Deadline: Jun 29, 2015

The purpose of the Demonstration Grants for Indian Children program is to provide financial assistance to projects that develop, test, and demonstrate the effectiveness of services and programs to improve the educational opportunities and achievement of preschool, elementary, and secondary level Indian students. The absolute priority for Native Youth Community Projects is a new priority...


 

U.S. Department of Justice: Tribal Civil and Criminal Legal Assistance Grants, Training, and Technical Assistance

Deadline: Jun 9, 2015

Tribal Civil and Criminal Legal Assistance (TCCLA) grants enhance tribal justice systems and improve access to those systems. Related objectives are to provide quality technical and legal assistance and to encourage collaboration among grantees, Indian tribes, and tribal justice communities to  enhance the provision of legal services in tribal justice systems. There are three categories...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Indian Health Service Injury Prevention Program

Deadline: Jun 16, 2015

The purpose of this funding opportunity from Indian Health Services (IHS) is to promote the capability of tribes, Indian organizations, and urban Indian organizations to build and maintain sustainable, effective injury prevention programs. The IHS Injury Prevention Program priorities are prevention of motor vehicle crash related injuries and unintentional fall injuries. For American Indians/Alaska Natives...


 

New Mexico Public Education Department: Indian Education School District and Cultural Inclusion Initiative

Deadline: May 8, 2015

The Indian Education School District Initiative seeks to fund the 23 school districts, district-chartered, or state-chartered schools that enroll a significant number of American Indian students for the purpose of improving academic and cultural achievement opportunities related to one of the following Indian Education Act purposes: Ensure equitable and culturally relevant learning environments, educational opportunities,...


 

U.S. Department of Education: State Tribal Education Partnership Program

Deadline: Jun 15, 2015

The purposes of the State Tribal Education Partnership program are to: Promote increased collaboration between tribal education agencies (TEAs) and the State educational agencies (SEAs) and local educational agencies (LEAs) that serve students from the affected tribes; and Build the capacity of TEAs to conduct certain administrative functions under certain Elementary and Secondary Education Act...


 

U.S. Department of Education: Impact Aid Discretionary Construction Grant Program

Deadline: Jun 30, 2015

The Impact Aid Discretionary Construction Grant program provides grants for emergency repairs and modernization of school facilities to certain local educational agencies (LEAs) that receive Impact Aid formula funds. Impact Aid was designed to assist local school districts that have lost property tax revenue due to the presence of tax-exempt Federal property, or that have...


 

Indian Land Tenure Foundation

Deadline: May 7, 2015

The Indian Land Tenure Foundation (ILTF) provides funding to Indian nations to support various aspects of land recovery with a focus on reacquiring alienated federal lands. Returning lands to Indian ownership and control is important to ensure that Indian people have, at minimum, access to the financial and natural resources within their own reservations. ILTF...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Health Profession Opportunity Grants for Tribes, Tribal Organizations or Tribal College or University

Deadline: May 29, 2015

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Administration for Children and Families (ACF), Office of Family Assistance (OFA) anticipates competitively awarding cooperative agreements to support demonstration projects that are designed to provide eligible individuals with the opportunity to obtain education and training for occupations in the health care field that pay well and are...


 

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

Deadline: Jun 3, 2015

The Indian Health Service (IHS) is accepting competitive grant applications for the Tribal Management Grant (TMG) program. The TMG program is capacity building and developmental in nature. It was established to assist Tribes and Tribal Organizations to assume all or part of existing IHS programs, functions, services, and activities (PFSA) and further develop and improve...


 

New Mexico Children, Youth and Families Department: Native American Domestic Violence and Education Services

Deadline: Mar 26, 2015

The Children, Youth and Families Department (CYFD) seeks to solicit sealed proposals to establish a contract through competitive negotiations for the procurement of statewide up-to-date training and technical assistance resources to tribal entities and domestic violence agencies specifically serving the various tribes and pueblos in New Mexico. The purpose is to ensure services provided to...


 

First Nations Development Institute: Native Agriculture & Food Systems Initiative

Deadline: Mar 25, 2015

First Nations Development Institute is accepting proposals for its Native Agriculture & Food Systems Initiative (NAFSI). Through the generous support of the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, First Nations plans to distribute up to eight grant awards averaging $26,000 to support projects that address food system control, food insecurity, and food deserts, with an emphasis on serving...


 

Corporation for National and Community Service: AmeriCorps Indian Tribes Grants

Deadline: Apr 29, 2015

The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) seeks to expand economic opportunity by helping Americans acquire the skills, education, and training they need for productive employment. By helping more Americans graduate, pursue higher education, and find work, national service can provide immediate and long term benefits by expanding individual opportunity, building family stability, and...


 

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...