COVID-19 Funding in Indian Country

This page has been prepared with the support of Empire Health Foundation and the Montana Healthcare Foundation and is intended as a resource for the Indian Nations, Indian Organizations, Urban Indian Organizations, and not-for-profit organizations of Northeastern Washington and Montana.

The links below will take you to a description of the programs and the funding that may be available to Indian Nations, Indian Organizations, Urban Indian Organizations and not-for-profit organizations. Where available, there are links that further describe the opportunities and how funding may be accessed. As further information is identified, this page will be updated. This includes links to specific requests for proposals (Notice of Funds Available). As time permits, synopses of these opportunities will be prepared to allow you to quickly evaluate the opportunity. 

PLEASE NOTE All information has been date stamped. You may look for new information by simple doing a search (CTRL + F) for the term “ADDED.” Periodically, older information will be eliminated.

If you should have any questions or concerns regarding this information, or if you should need additional information and/or assistance, please feel free to contact Stephen Reichard or call 509-999-3091. If you require assistance in pursuing any of these funding opportunities, for Montana-based Indian nations, Indian Organizations, Urban Indian Organizations and non-profit organizations, please contact Tressie White. For Washington-based Indian nations, Indian Organizations, Urban Indian Organizations and non-profit organizations, please contact Dan Aune.

Urgent/New

Links to new items and items with deadlines will be posted here. As the deadlines pass, these links will be removed. In general, links to new items will be removed every three to seven days although highly important items will remain longer.

FEMA has released a funding opportunity to support pre-disaster mitigation activities. To learn more, click here.

FEMA has released a funding opportunity to reduce the risk of repetitive flood damage. To learn more, click here.

USDA has issued a funding opportunity for Tribal nations to restore priority rural forest landscapes. To learn more, click here.

USDA has issued a funding opportunity to facilitate broadband deployment in rural areas. To learn more, click here.

The EPA has issued a funding opportunity to support Tribal governments upgrade their diesel truck fleets. To learn more, click here.

WA State Department of Commerce is providing grants to address the impact of COVID. To learn more, click here.

The CDC has issued a funding forecast to reduce health disparities among racial and ethnic populations with the highest burden, of chronic disease. To learn more, click here.

The CDC has issued a funding forecast to improve equitable access to diabetes management and type 2 diabetes prevention. To learn more, click here.

SAMHSA has released its Circles of Care funding opportunity. To learn more, click here.

SAMHSA has issued a forecast to support programs to divert adults with a serious mental illness from the criminal justice system. To learn more, click here.

SAMHSA has issued a forecast to reduce the impact of psychotic disorders in youth and young adults. To learn more, click here.

SAMHSA has issued a forecast for Medication Assisted Treatment. To learn more, click here.

SAMHSA has issued a forecast to address underage drinking. To learn more, click here.

#SAMHSA has issued a funding forecast to address homelessness. To learn more, click here.

SAMHSA has issued a funding forecast to promote the wellness of young children. To learn more, click here.

SAMHSA has issued a funding forecast for Assertive Community Treatment. To learn more, click here.

SAMHSA has issued a funding forecast to improve access to treatment and support services for youth and young adults. To learn more, click here.

ACL has issued a funding forecast to support the development and enhancement of Community Care Hubs. To learn more, click here.

CMS has issued a funding forecast to facilitate enrollment in Medicaid in Indian Country. To learn more, click here.

SAMHSA has issued a funding forecast to provide and increase access to effective trauma-focused treatment for youth. To learn more, click here.

SAMHSA has issued a funding forecast to implement suicide prevention and intervention programs. To learn more, click here.

SAMHSA has issued a funding forecast to provide supportive employment for youth with serious emotional disturbances. To learn more, click here.

Seventh Generation Fund is accepting applications for its Thriving Women fund. To learn more, clicking here.

HUD has issued a funding opportunity to promote a community-wide commitment to the goal of ending homelessness. To learn more, click here.

The Endangered Languages Fund has issued an RFP to document and revitalize indigenous languages. To learn more, click here.

ACF has issued a funding forecast to empower individuals with intellectual disabilities. To learn more, click here.

ACF has issued a funding opportunity to reduce falls among older adults. To learn more, click here.

ACF has issued a funding opportunity to empower communities to deliver chronic disease self-management education programs. To learn more, click here.

AIANTA and the U.S. Forest Service have released a RFP to enhance cultural tourism. To learn more, click here.

HUD has issued its annual ICDBG funding opportunity for Indian Country. To learn more, click here.

Newman’s Own Foundation has issued a Request for Proposal to support Indigenous Youth Nutrition Security. To learn more, click here.

HRSA has issued a forecast to address the opioid epidemic in Indian Country. To learn more, click here.

HRSA has issued a forecast to address behavioral health in children living in rural areas. To learn more, click here.

HRSA has issued a forecast to address the opioid crisis in rural communities. To learn more, click here.

The CDC has issued a forecast to address disparities in health. To learn more, click here.

National Science Foundation

Last updated on July 18th, 2022

ADDED ON JULY 18, 2022: The National Science Foundation has released its annual funding opportunity to document endangered languages. The program supports projects that contribute to data management and archiving, and to the development of the next generation of researchers. Tribes and tribal organizations are eligible for this opportunity in addition to institutions of higher learning. Proposals are due on October 14, 2022. Up to $4,800,000 is being made available under this opportunity. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

Office of Management and Budget

Last updated on January 11th, 2022

Veterans Affairs

Last updated on January 11th, 2022

National Endowment for the Humanities

Last updated on June 2nd, 2022

Administration for Native Americans

Last updated on April 9th, 2022

TREASURY

Last updated on July 11th, 2022

CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION

Last updated on August 13th, 2022

ADDED ON AUGUST 4, 2022: The CDC has issued a funding forecast to improve health, prevent chronic diseases, and reduce health disparities among racial and ethnic populations with the highest risk, or burden, of chronic disease, specifically for African Americans/Blacks, Hispanic Americans, Asian Americans, Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islanders, American Indians, and Alaska Natives. $222 million will be made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $1.5 million. The expected post date for this opportunity is January 12, 2023. To download this forecast, click here.

ADDED ON AUGUST 4, 2022: The CDC has issued a funding forecast to improve equitable access to and delivery of diabetes management and type 2 diabetes prevention and risk reduction interventions for priority populations.  $50,000,000 will be made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $10,000,000. The expected post date for this opportunity is January 7, 2023. To download the forecast, click here.

ADDED ON JULY 27, 2022: The CDC has added a forecast for a funding opportunity to address disparities in health associated with Healthy Peoples 2030. The purpose of this initiative is to enhance the capacity of state/tribal/territorial government and community agencies to reduce health disparities for racial and ethnic minority populations by applying a public health quality improvement process to a health disparity area. A total of $4,000,000 in funding is expected to be made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $325,000. The expected post date is January 16, 2023 with an expected proposal due date of April 6, 2023. To download the forecast, click here.

CENTERS FOR MEDICARE AND MEDICAID SERVICES

Last updated on August 13th, 2022

ADDED ON AUGUST 3, 2022: CMS has issued a forecast for Connecting Kids to Coverage to American Indian/ Alaska Natives to reduce the number of children who are eligible for, but not enrolled in, Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), and to improve retention of eligible children who are enrolled in the programs. The funding opportunity will be released in the winter of 2023. To download the forecast. click here.

FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION

Last updated on May 11th, 2021

CHILDREN AND FAMILIES

Last updated on July 11th, 2022

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

Last updated on August 10th, 2022

ADDED ON AUGUST 10, 2022: USDA has issued a funding opportunity for Tribal nations to encourage collaborative, science-based restoration of priority rural forest landscapes. Proposals are due on December 15, 2022. $2,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $300,000. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON AUGUST 5, 2022: USDA has issued a funding opportunity to provide loans, grants, and loan/grant combinations to facilitate broadband deployment in rural areas. In facilitating the expansion of broadband services and infrastructure, the program will fuel long-term economic development and opportunities in rural America. $35,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity with a minimum award of $100,000. Proposals are due on November 2, 2022. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON JULY 27, 2022: USDA has issued a Community Wildfire Defense funding opportunity for Tribes to assist at-risk local communities and Indian Tribes with planning and mitigating against the risk created by wildfire. $150,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $10,000,000. Proposals are due on October 7, 2022. To download the synopsis, click here. To access the funding page that describes the opportunity in greater detail, click here.

ADDED ON JUNE 4, 2022: USDA has issued a funding opportunity to develop and test strategies for planning and implementing municipal compost plans and food waste reduction plans. More than $10,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $300,000. Proposals are due on September 1, 2022. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Last updated on August 13th, 2022

ADDED ON JULY 14, 2022: DOJ has issued a funding opportunity to develop/enhance strategies to prevent youth violence, including youth gang/group involvement and youth gang/group violence. $1,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $250,000. Proposals are due on August 29, 2022. To download the funding opportunity, click here.

DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Last updated on July 11th, 2022

COMMERCE

Last updated on January 11th, 2022

Environmental Protection Agency

Last updated on August 5th, 2022

ADDED ON AUGUST 5, 2022: The Environmental Protection Agency to incentivize and accelerate the upgrading or retirement of the legacy diesel fleets of Tribal governments. $8,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $800,000. Proposals are due on October 26. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ADMINISTRATION (FEMA)

Last updated on August 13th, 2022

ADDED ON AUGUST 13, 2022: FEMA has released a funding opportunity to support local communities for pre-disaster mitigation activities. More than $2 billion has been set aside for this opportunity, including a $50 million tribal set-aside. Maximum awards of $2,000,000. Proposals are due on January 27, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON AUGUST 13, 2022: FEMA has released a funding opportunity to reduce or eliminate the risk of repetitive flood damage to buildings and structures insured under the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). $800,000,0000 is being made available under this opportunity. Depending upon the project type, maximum awards may be as high as $900,000. Proposals are due on January 27, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

INTERIOR/BIA

Last updated on July 11th, 2022

ADDED ON MAY 2, 2022: The Department of Interior’s Bureau of Reclamation has issued a funding opportunity to provide funding for projects that result in quantifiable water savings, implement renewable energy components, and support broader sustainability benefits. Interior will fund between 25-35 projects. Three distinct funding groups are available with awards ranging from $500,000 (Group 1) to $5,000,000 (Group 3). Proposals are due on July 28, 2022. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON APRIL 27, 2022: The Bureau of Indian Affairs has issued a funding opportunity through the Native American Business Development Institute to provide tribes and tribal organizations the opportunity to hire consultants to facilitate informed decision-making regarding Tribes’ economic futures. Feasibility studies may concern the viability of an economic development project or business, or the practicality of a technology, that a Tribe may choose to pursue to explore how a current Tribal business or enterprises could recover and adapt to the challenges resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic. NABDI awards may be used to develop business plans for eligible applicant’s goals for economic opportunity and recovery, such as the economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. Awards up to $75,000 are available. Proposals are due on June 27, 2022. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON APRIL 14, 2022: Fish and Wildlife has issued a funding opportunity to establish and enhance Tribal fish and wildlife agencies’ capabilities to effectively address health issues involving free-ranging terrestrial, avian, and aquatic wildlife and minimize the negative impacts of health issues affecting free-ranging wildlife through surveillance, management, and research to protect the public against zoonotic disease outbreaks. $4.5 million has been made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $750,000. Proposals are due on June 13, 2022. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON APRIL 1, 2022: The Bureau of Indian Affairs has issued a funding opportunity to provide competitive grants to establish and run business incubators that serve entrepreneurs who will provide products or services in American Indian and Alaska Native communities. Proposals are due on June 17, 2022. $2,500,000 is being made available under this opportunity with an award ceiling of $300,000 annually. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON FEBRUARY 15, 2022: The Department of the Interior has issued a funding opportunity under the Tribal Wildlife Grants (TWG) Program to support the development and implementation of programs for the benefit of wildlife and their habitats and species of Tribal cultural or traditional importance, including species that are not hunted or fished. Up to $6,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity with an award ceiling of $200,000. Proposals are due on June 24, 2022. To download the synopsis, click here. To access detailed information about this funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON FEBRUARY 3, 2022: The Department of the Interior is requesting proposals for its Energizing Insular Communities (EIC) Program which provides grant funding for sustainable energy strategies that mitigate climate change, reduce reliance and expenditures on imported fuels, develop and utilize domestic energy sources, and improve the performance of energy infrastructure and overall energy efficiency in the territories. Up to $15,500,000 is being made available under this opportunity. Proposals are due on June 15, 2022. To download the synopsis, click here. To access detailed information about this funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON JANUARY 6, 2022: The Department of the Interior has issued a funding opportunity to establish partnerships that collaboratively encourage the public to learn about and engage with heritage resources in OR/WA, with the goals of building a meaningful conservation stewardship legacy through expanding recreation opportunities on public lands, working to ensure meaningful consultation and self-determination for Tribes, enhancing visitor experience on public lands by better meeting our infrastructure and maintenance needs, and eliminating unnecessary steps and duplicative reviews while maintaining rigorous environmental standards. Up to $100,000 is being made available under this opportunity with an award ceiling of $100,000. Proposals are due on September 30, 2022. To download the synopsis, click here. To access detailed information about this funding opportunity, click here.

Health & Human Services

Last updated on July 26th, 2022

ADDED ON JULY 26, 2022: Health and Human Services has issued a forecast to fund diverse organizations working to reach adolescents to improve sexual and reproductive health outcomes and promote positive youth development. More than $68,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $2,000,000 and minimum awards of $350,000.  HHS expects to post this opportunity on December 1, 2022. To download the forecast, click here.

DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Last updated on August 13th, 2022

HEALTH RESOURCES & SERVICES ADMINISTRATION

Last updated on August 13th, 2022

ADDED ON JULY 14, 2022: HRSA has issued a Rural Communities Opioid Response Program – Tribal Communities forecast to expand access and improve quality of behavioral health care services across the care continuum for rural American Indian/Alaska Native populations.  The expected post date is September 1, 2022. Up to $15,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity. To download the forecast, click here.

ADDED ON JULY 14, 2022: HRSA has issued a Rural Communities Opioid Response Program-Child and Adolescent Support forecast to expand access and improve quality of behavioral health care services across the care continuum for rural children and adolescents. The expected post date is December 13, 2022. Up to $30,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity. To download the forecast, click here.

ADDED ON JULY 14, 2022: HRSA has issued a Rural Communities Opioid Response Program-Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome forecast to reduce the incidence and impact of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) in rural communities by improving systems of care, family supports, and social determinants of health.. The expected post date is November 28, 2022. Up to $20,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity. To download the forecast, click here.

ADDED ON JULY 14, 2022: HRSA has issued a Rural Communities Opioid Response Program-Overdose Response forecast to support immediate responses to the overdose crisis in rural areas through improving access to, capacity for, and sustainability of prevention, treatment, and recovery services for substance use disorder.  The expected post date is September 1, 2022. Up to $12,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity. To download the forecast, click here.

ADDED ON JULY 14, 2022: HRSA has issued a launched a new funding opportunity entitled Healthy Tomorrows Partnerships for Children to support community-based partnerships and collaborations aimed at promoting access to health care for under-resourced and underserved children, youth, and their families nationwide, through the implementation and evaluation of new or enhanced community-based projects and models of care. $450,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $50,000 per year for five years. Proposals are due on October 12. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here

ADDED ON JUNE 4, 2022: HRSA has issued a funding forecast to promote the planning and development of integrated rural health care networks to: (i) achieve efficiencies; (ii) expand access to, coordinate, and improve the quality of basic health care services and associated health outcomes; and (iii) strengthen the rural health care system as a whole. Up to $20,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity. The expected post date is October 27, 2022. To download the funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON JUNE 4, 2022: HRSA has issued a funding forecast to improve access to and continuity of maternal and obstetrics care in rural communities. $4 million is expected to be made available under this opportunity with an estimated funding opportunity post date of January, 2023. To download this forecast, click here

 

 

Americorps

Last updated on April 9th, 2022

HOUSING/HOMELESS

Last updated on August 13th, 2022

ADDED ON AUGUST 2, 2022: The Department of Housing and Urban Development has issued a funding opportunity to promote a community-wide commitment to the goal of ending homelessness. Nearly $3 BILLION has been made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $2,000,000. Proposals are due on September 29, 2022. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here

ADDED ON JULY 30, 2022: The Department of Housing and Urban Development has issued its annual Indian Community Development Block Grant funding opportunity. More than $92 million is being made available under this annual competitive funding opportunity. Awards will range between $500,000 and $5 million. Applications are due on October 24, 2022. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here

ADDED ON JULY 27, 2022: The Department of Housing and Urban Development has issued its annual Indian Housing Development Block Grant Competitive Grant Program funding opportunity. Under the program, eligible Indian tribes and tribally designated housing entities (TDHEs) receive grants to carry out a range of affordable housing activities. Grant funds may be used to develop, maintain, and operate affordable housing in safe and healthy environments on Indian reservations and in other Indian areas and carry out other affordable housing activities. $7,500,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $500,000. Proposals are due on November 17, 2022. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here

 

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ADMINISTRATION

Last updated on June 17th, 2022

INDIAN HEALTH SERVICE (IHS)

Last updated on August 13th, 2022

ADDED ON JULY 27, 2022: The Indian Health Service has issued its annual Special Diabetes Program for Indians grant opportunity to provide diabetes treatment and/or prevention activities and/or services  for American Indian / Alaska Native (AI/AN) communities. $136,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $7,500,000.  Proposals are due on October 7, 2022. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON JULY 12, 2022: The Indian Health Service has issued its annual Tribal Self-Governance Planning Cooperative Agreement Program funding opportunity to provide resources to Tribes interested in entering the Tribal Self-Governance Program (TSGP) and to existing Self-Governance Tribes interested in assuming new or expanded Programs, Services, Functions, and Activities (PSFAs).  $900,000 has been made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $180,000. Proposals are due on August 31, 2022. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here

ADDED ON JULY 12, 2022: The Indian Health Service has issued its annual Tribal Self-Governance Negotiation Cooperative Agreement Program to provide Tribes with resources to help defray the costs associated with preparing for and engaging in Tribal Self-Governance Program (TSGP) negotiations.  $424,000 has been made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $81,000. Proposals are due on August 31, 2022. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

OFFICE OF MINORITY HEALTH

Last updated on July 27th, 2022

ADDED ON JULY 27, 2022: The Office of Minority Health has issued a forecast for the Health Families Community-Based Perinatal Health Initiative. This initiative is designed to demonstrate the effectiveness of innovative or enhanced payment models for community-based maternal support services. Up to $10,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $1,250,000. The expected post date for this opportunity is January 12, 2023. To download the forecast, click here.

NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH

Last updated on May 11th, 2021

National Endowment for the Arts

Last updated on May 7th, 2022

OLDER AMERICANS

Last updated on December 2nd, 2020

SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

Last updated on June 2nd, 2022

 

 

SUBSTANCE ABUSE AND MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES ADMINISTRATION (SAMHSA)

Last updated on August 14th, 2022

ADDED ON AUGUST 3, 2022: SAMHSA has released a forecast for its annual Circles of Care funding opportunity which will provide resources to improve the mental health outcomes for children and youth, birth through age 21, with serious emotional disturbances, and their families. This program supports the implementation, expansion, and integration of the System of Care approach by creating sustainable infrastructure and services that are required as part of the Comprehensive Community Mental Health Services for Children and their Families Program. The expected post date is December 30, 2022. More than $36,000,000 will be made available under this opportunity. To download the forecast, click here.  

ADDED ON AUGUST 3, 2022: SAMHSA has issued a funding forecast to establish or expand programs that divert adults with a serious mental illness or a co-occurring disorder from the criminal justice system to community-based services prior to arrest and booking.  The expected post date is January 3, 2023. Nearly $2,000,000 will be made available under this opportunity. To download the forecast, click here

ADDED ON AUGUST 3, 2022: SAMHSA has issued a funding forecast to identify, prevent, intervene, and/or lessen the impact of psychotic disorders in youth and young adults, not more than 25 years old, who are at clinical high risk for psychosis and provide evidence-based interventions in a trauma-informed manner to prevent the onset of psychosis. Nearly $5,000,000 will be made available under this opportunity. The expected post date is December 30, 2022. To download the forecast, click here.

ADDED ON AUGUST 3, 2022: SAMHSA has issued a funding forecast to provide resource to help expand/enhance access to Medications for Opioid Use Disorder (MOUD). Nearly $10,000,000 will be made available under this funding opportunity. The expected NOFO post date is December 30, 2022. To download the forecast, click here

ADDED ON AUGUST 3, 2022: SAMHSA has issued a funding forecast to prevent and reduce alcohol use among youth and young adults ages 12-20 in communities throughout the United States.  Just over $1,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity. The expected post date is December 30, 2022. To download the forecast, click here.

ADDED ON AUGUST 3,  2022: SAMHSA has issued a funding forecast to support the development and/or expansion of local implementation of a community infrastructure that integrates substance use disorder treatment, housing services and other critical services for individuals (including youth) and families experiencing homelessness. More than $13,000,000 will be made available under this funding opportunity. The expected post date is January 30, 2023. To download the forecast, click here.

ADDED ON AUGUST 3, 2022: SAMHSA has issued a funding forecast to promote the wellness of young children, from birth to 8 years of age, by addressing the social, emotional, cognitive, physical, and behavioral aspects of their development. More than $8.5 million will be made available under this funding opportunity. The expected post date is December 30, 2022. To download the forecast, click here.

ADDED ON AUGUST 3, 2022: SAMHSA has issued a funding forecast to establish or expand and maintain ACT programs for individuals with a serious mental illness. Nearly $5,000,000 will be made available under this opportunity. The expected post date is January 30, 2023. To download the forecast, click here.

ADDED ON AUGUST 3, 2022: SAMHSA has issued a funding forecast to improve access to treatment and support services for youth and young adults, ages 16-25, who have a serious emotional disturbance or a serious mental illness. More than $8.5 million will be made available under this opportunity. The expected post date is January 30, 2022. To download the forecast, click here.

>ADDED ON AUGUST 3, 2022: SAMHSA has issued a funding forecast to implement suicide prevention and intervention programs for individuals who are 25 years of age or older. This program is designed to raise awareness of suicide, establish referral processes, and improve care and outcomes for such individuals who are at risk for suicide. Recipients will implement the Zero Suicide model throughout their health system. More than $8.5 million will be made available under this opportunity. The expected post date is January 30, 2023. To download the forecast, click here

ADDED ON AUGUST 3, 2022: SAMHSA has issued a funding forecast to provide and increase access to effective trauma-focused treatment and services systems in communities for children and adolescents, and their families who experience traumatic events throughout the nation. $4,000,000 will be made available under this  opportunity. The expected post date is December 30, 2022.  To download the forecast, click here.

ADDED ON AUGUST 3, 2022: SAMHSA has issued a funding forecast to support state and community efforts to refine, implement, and sustain evidence-based supported employment programs and mutually compatible and supportive evidence-based practices (e.g., supported education) for transition-aged youth/young adults (ages 16-25) with serious emotional disturbance (SED), and adults with serious mental illness (SMI) or co-occurring mental and substance use disorders (COD). Approximately $4,000,000 will be made available under this opportunity. The expected post date is January 30, 2022. To download the forecast, click here.

TEMPORARY ASSISTANCE FOR NEEDY FAMILIES (TANF)

Last updated on May 11th, 2021

INDIVIDUAL IMPACTS

Last updated on December 2nd, 2020

STATE SPECIFIC

Last updated on August 13th, 2022

MONTANA

WASHINGTON STATE

ADDED ON AUGUST 4, 2022: Washington State Department of Commerce has issued a funding opportunity address the economic outfall of COVID-19 and its derivatives. $500,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity. The application portal opens on August 17. To learn more, click here.

ADDED ON AUGUST 1, 2022: Washington State Department of Commerce has issued a funding opportunity to help communities prepare to construct and/or expand electric vehicle supply equipment (EVSE). Tribal governments are eligible to apply. Phase One proposals are due on September 15, 2022. An RFP for the second phase will be issued in early October. To download the RFP for Phase One, click here

ADDED ON JUNE 15, 2022: The Washington State Housing Trust Fund and the Department of Commerce have issued three separate funding opportunities  for  Multifamily Rental and Community Housing/Cottage Community projects seeking capital financing from the Washington State Housing Trust Fund (HTF), HOME, and National Housing Trust Fund (NHTF) programs. Proposals are due on September 13, 2022 and award announcements will be made in December of 2022. A total of $203 million is being made available from the HTF to create rental housing; this includes a $5,000,000 set-aside for individuals with developmental disabilities. To download this funding opportunity, click here. Washington State Department of Commerce is making more than $7 million  available for community and cottage community housing. To download this funding opportunity, click here. Finally, Washington State Department of Commerce is making nearly $5,000,000 available to support the development of multifamily housing. To download that funding opportunity, click here.

 

 

 

 

HOMELAND SECURITY

Last updated on August 13th, 2022

PRIVATE RESOURCES

Last updated on August 13th, 2022

ADDED ON AUGUST 2, 2022: The Endangered Languages Fund will soon be accepting applications to document and revitalize indigenous languages across the United States and Canada. Proposals are due on October 7. To learn more, click here.

ADDED ON AUGUST 2, 2022: Seventh Generation Fund is accepting applications for its Thriving Women fund which supports grassroots, Indigenous women-led and serving initiatives to prevent and remedy gender oppression including strategies addressing MMIWg2; uplifts matrilineal centered traditional health and wellness practices (birthkeeping, healing, arts, etc.), bolsters coming-of-age ceremonies; advances multi-generational kinship and leadership development, and revives subsistence food systems and traditional women’s healing through land-based practices. Proposals are due on September 7, 2022. To learn more, click here.

ADDED ON AUGUST 2, 2022: The American Indian Alaska Native Tourism Association (AIANTA) and the USDA Forest Service (USFS) have jointly announced the release of a Request for Proposals (RFP) for the U.S. Forest Service/AIANTA NATIVE Act Grant. This program will award grants of up to $250,000 out of a total funding amount of approximately $900,000 and is intended to advance the intent and purpose of the NATIVE Act through supporting and investing in efforts to enhance and integrate cultural tourism/cultural recreation to empower Native American communities and to advance the National Travel and Tourism Strategy. The program seeks applications from Tribal Nations, Tribal Enterprises and native nonprofits that border and/or have historic ties to USFS managed lands and USFS Regions. Proposals are due on September 6. For full details of the U.S. Forest Service/AIANTA NATIVE Act Grant program, RFP timeline and instructions on how to apply, click here.

ADDED ON JULY 29, 2022: Newman’s Own Foundation has issued a Request for Proposal to support organizations that build on the strengths of Native communities to enhance nutrition security for Native youth. Grants will be awarded between $20,000 and $50,000. An eligibility quiz must be completed by August 15 and proposals are due by September 15. To learn more, click here.

ADDED ON JULY 8, 2022: The Tribal Solar Accelerator Fund has released a RFP to help tribal communities quickly and efficiently triage the known practical and impactful strategies to reduce greenhouse gas, reduce energy costs, and operate more sustainably. The grants can be used to compensate the planning team for their time, contract the services of consultants or other third-party experts, and cover the costs of public meetings and other methods soliciting public input. Planning grants up to $25,000 are available until funds are exhausted.  Federally recognized tribes, and tribal organizations, are eligible to apply. To download the RFP, click here.

ADMINISTRATION FOR COMMUNITY LIVING

Last updated on August 14th, 2022

ADDED ON AUGUST 3, 2022: The Administration for Community Living has issued a funding forecast to support the development and enhancement of Community Care Hubs (CCH) which are providing key access functions within a community such as coordination of information and referral, screening, care coordination, care transitions, eligibility and enrollment, and person-centered planning. ACL will fund ten projects around the country with $300,000 in annual funding. The estimated post date is April 23, 2023. To download the forecast, click here.

ADDED ON AUGUST 2, 2022: The Administration for Community Living has issued a funding forecast to empower Individuals with intellectual and disabilities, their families, and the communities  they live in.   Overall, these projects will  “create opportunities for individuals with  developmental disabilities to directly and fully contribute to, and participate in, all facets of community life. Ten million dollars has been made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $1,000,000. The estimated post date is February 23, 2023. To download the forecast, click here.

ADDED ON AUGUST 2, 2022: The Administration for Community Living has issued a funding forecast to support organizations to reduce falls and/or falls risk among older adults and adults with disabilities in their community through the implementation of evidence-based falls prevention programs, focusing on those older adults in underserved areas/populations. The expected post date is November 30, 2022. Up to $3,300,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $600,000. To download this forecast, click here.

ADDED ON AUGUST 2, 2022: The Administration for Children and Families has issued a funding forecast to assist communities in their efforts to develop capacity for, deliver, and sustain evidence-based self-management education and support programs among older adults and adults with disabilities. $5,400,000 has been made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $700,000 . To download the forecast, click here.

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

Last updated on June 4th, 2022

ADDED JUNE 4, 2022: The Department of Education has issued its annual Native American Languages Program grant opportunity. The purpose of this grant is to (1) support schools that use Native American and Alaska Native languages as the primary language of instruction; (2) maintain, protect, and promote the rights and freedom of Native Americans and Alaska Natives to use, practice, maintain, and revitalize their languages, as envisioned in the Native American Languages Act of 1990 (25 U.S.C. 2901, et seq.); and (3) support the Nation’s First Peoples’ efforts to maintain and revitalize their languages and cultures, and to improve educational opportunities and student outcomes within Native American and Alaska Native communities. Proposals are due on August 22, 2022. Just over $1,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

OTHER

Last updated on August 13th, 2022

Resources for Non-Profits

Last updated on April 27th, 2020

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