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.

Test 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.

The Department of Energy has issued a funding opportunity for Indian Tribes to install clean energy generating systems or deploy community-scale clean energy on Tribal lands. To learn more, click here.

DOJ has issued a funding opportunity to fund programs to reduce criminal justice system involvement and improve outcomes for individuals with mental health disorders. To learn more, click here.

DOJ has issued a funding opportunity to support local government and tribal governments to support those impacted by the use of opioids, stimulants, and other substances. To learn more, click here.

DOJ has issued a funding opportunity to improve public safety responses for individuals with mental health disorders who come in contact with law enforcement. To learn more, click here.

The CDC has issued a funding opportunity to establish and strengthen collaborations to support community coalitions working to reduce substance use among youth. To learn more, click here.

SAMHSA has issued a funding opportunity to provide comprehensive services for pregnant and postpartum women with substance use disorders. To learn more, click here.

SAMHSA has issued a funding opportunity to increase access to trauma- and grief-focused treatment for children, adolescents, and their families, who experience traumatic events. To learn more, click here.

WA State Commerce has issued a funding opportunity to install electric vehicle supply infrastructure. To learn more, click here.

Interior’s Bureau of Reclamation has issued a funding opportunity for applicants to leverage their resources by cost sharing with Reclamation on Water Resources Projects. To learn more, click here.

SAMHSA has issued a funding opportunity to expand access to overdose reversing medications. To learn more, click here.

SAMHSA has issued a funding opportunity to to provide resources to improve the mental health outcomes for youth through age 21 at risk for serious emotional disturbances. To learn more, click here.

The Indian Health Service has issued a funding opportunity to ensure the highest possible health status for Urban Indians. To learn more, click here.

WA State Commerce has issued a funding opportunity to support the development of low income housing. To learn more, click here.

The CDC has issued a funding opportunity to fund public health departments to increase their capacity to contribute to the field of Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias. To learn more, click here.

DOJ has issued a funding opportunity to provide assistance to local courts and federally recognized Indian tribal governments to enhance the operations of adult treatment courts. To learn more, click here.

The Department of the Treasury has issued a funding opportunity to finance the development of affordable housing for low-income families and economic development. To learn more, click here.

INSTITUTE OF MUSEUM AND LIBRARY SCIENCES

Last updated on January 5th, 2023

ADDED ON JANUARY 5, 2023: IMLS has issued a funding opportunity to assist Native American tribes in improving core library services for their communities. $3.3 million is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $150,000. Proposals are due on April 3, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON DECEMBER 3, 2022: IMLS has issued a funding opportunity to assist Native American tribes in improving core library services for their communities. $1.8 million is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $10,000. Proposals are due on March 1, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Last updated on January 27th, 2023

ADDED ON JANUARY 27, 2023: The Department of Energy has issued a projection to solicit applications from Indian Tribes to: Install clean energy generating system(s) and/or energy efficiency measure(s) for Tribal Building(s); or deploy community-scale clean energy generating system(s) or energy storage on Tribal Lands; or, install integrated energy system(s) for autonomous operation (independent of the traditional centralized electric power grid) to power a single or multiple essential tribal buildings during emergency situations or for tribal community resilience; or power unelectrified Tribal Buildings. Proposals are due on March 26, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. The Funding Opportunity itself will be issued in the near future.

ADDED ON NOVEMBER 2, 2022: The Department of Energy has issued a funding opportunity t0 provide electric power to Tribal Buildings, which otherwise would be un-electrified, by deploying integrated energy system(s) or energy infrastructure. $15,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $4,000,000. Proposals are due on February 23, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To access the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON NOVEMBER 2, 2022: The Department of Energy has issued a funding opportunity to install clean energy generating system(s) and energy efficiency measure(s) for Tribal Building(s); deploy community-scale clean energy generating system(s) or energy storage on Tribal Lands; or, install integrated energy system(s) for autonomous operation (independent of the traditional centralized electric power grid) to power a single or multiple essential tribal facilities during emergency situations or for tribal community resilience. Up to $20 million is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $4,000,000. Proposals are due on February 9, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

NATIONAL PARK SERVICE

Last updated on January 1st, 2023

ADDED ON JANUARY 1, 2022: The National Park Service has issued its annual Tribal Heritage Grant funding opportunity to protect and promot their unique cultural heritage and traditions. From the beginning, the program has been shaped by Indian tribes. It focuses on what they are most concerned about protecting: Traditional skills, oral history, plant and animal species important in tradition, sacred and historic places, and the establishment of tribal historic preservation offices. $500,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $75,000. Proposals are due on March 29, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

National Science Foundation

Last updated on November 14th, 2022

Office of Management and Budget

Last updated on January 11th, 2022

Veterans Affairs

Last updated on November 2nd, 2022

ADDED OCTOBER 28, 2022: The Department of Veterans Affairs has issued a funding opportunity to provide per diem payments for the TIP (Transition in Place) transitional housing model to facilitate housing stabilization for Veterans experiencing homelessness. Funding is made available on a per diem basis. Veterans Affairs anticipates making 40 awards for up to 600 beds. The due date for this proposal is January 6, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

National Endowment for the Humanities

Last updated on October 22nd, 2022

ADDED ON OCTOBER 22, 2022: The National Endowment for the Humanities has released a funding opportunity to mitigate climate change and COVID-19 pandemic impacts, safeguard cultural resources, and foster cultural resilience through identifying, documenting, and/or collecting cultural heritage and community experience. The program prioritizes projects from disadvantaged communities in the United States or its jurisdictions. NEH will award $1.5 million through its Cultural and Community Resilience opportunity with maximum awards of $150,000. Proposals are due on January 12, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

Administration for Native Americans

Last updated on November 2nd, 2022

ADDED ON NOVEMBER 2, 2022: The Administration for Native Americans has issued its annual environmental and regulatory enhancement opportunity to support projects that plan, develop, and implement initiatives designed to improve the capability of the governing body of an Indian tribe to regulate environmental quality pursuant to federal and tribal environmental laws. $2,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $200,000. Proposals are due on March 31, 2023. To download this funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON NOVEMBER 2, 2022: The Administration for Native Americans has issued its annual Native American Language Preservation and Maintenance-Esther Martinez Immersion funding opportunity to provide financial assistance to community-driven projects designed to preserve Native American languages through Native American language nests and Native American language survival schools. $1,500,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $300,000. Proposals are due on March 31, 2023. To download this funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON NOVEMBER 2, 2022: The Administration for Native Americans has issued its annual Native American Language Preservation and Maintenance funding opportunity to ensure the survival and vitality of Native American languages. ANA supports locally determined projects that achieve community goals through specific, measurable outcomes. $2,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $300,000. Proposals are due on March 31, 2023. To download this funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON NOVEMBER 2, 2022: The Administration for Native Americans has issued its annual Social and Economic Development Strategies -SEDS funding opportunity tto promote social and economic 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 and essential for the development of thriving Native communities. $9,500,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $400,000. Proposals are due on March 31, 2023. To download this funding opportunity, click here.

TREASURY

Last updated on January 18th, 2023

ADDED ON JANUARY 18, 2022: The Department of the Treasury has issued a funding opportunity for certified Community Development Financial Institutions and certain nonprofit organizations to finance: (1) the development, preservation, rehabilitation, or purchase of affordable housing for primarily extremely low-, very low-, and low-income families; and (2) economic development activities or community service facilities, such as day care centers, workforce development centers, and health care clinics, which in conjunction with affordable housing activities implement a concerted strategy to stabilize or revitalize a low-income area or underserved rural area. $320,600,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $48,090,000. Proposals are due on February 23, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. For further information, click here.

CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION

Last updated on January 27th, 2023

ADDED ON JANUARY 27, 2023: The CDC has issued a funding opportunity to establish and strengthen collaborations to support the efforts of community coalitions working to prevent and reduce substance use among youth. $62.5 million will be made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $125,000. Proposals are due on April 11, 2023.  To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON JANUARY 20, 2023: The CDC has issued a funding opportunity to fund public health departments to increase their capacity to contribute to the field of Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias (ADRD) to expand and improve the response to ADRD in their jurisdictions and develop a connected approach to build the dementia infrastructure, including addressing social determinants of health to facilitate health equity, to improve the public health approach to Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias (ADRD) using the CDC Healthy Brain Initiative State and Local Public Health Partnerships to Address Dementia. $70 million will be made available under this opportunity. Proposals are due on March 23, 2023.  To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON JANUARY 12, 2023: The CDC has issued a funding opportunity to build and enhance the primary prevention capacity of State, Territorial, and Tribal Sexual Assault Coalitions in preparation for sexual violence prevention strategy implementation focused on advancing health equity. This NOFO builds upon and complements work funded though the Rape Prevention and Education: Using the Best Available Evidence for Sexual Violence Prevention. Over $6.8 million will be made available under this opportunity with maximum awards around $115,000. Proposals are due on March 14, 2023.  To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON DECEMBER 15, 2022: The CDC has issued a funding forecast to provide resources to eligible entities as they improve the public health of AI/AN communities. This program’s purpose is to strengthen the quality, performance, and infrastructure of tribal public health systems, including workforce, data and information systems, and programs and services. This program’s ultimate outcome is to improve public health outcomes and health inequities. $75 million will be made available under this opportunity. The expected post date for this funding opportunity is March 7, 2023. To download this funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON DECEMBER 12, 2022: The CDC has issued a funding forecast to support healthy behaviors, facilitate community-clinical linkages to build support for interventions to prevent and reduce STD disparities, enhance and sustain partnerships, support communication strategies that promote STD program successes and leverage additional resources for STD, HIV, viral hepatitis control and prevention, and evaluate the efficacy of this intervention approach. $3.9 million has been allocated to this funding opportunity with maximum awards of $325,000. The funding opportunity is expected to post on March 31, 2023. To download the forecast, click here.

ADDED ON OCTOBER 4, 2022: The CDC has issued a funding opportunity to: 1) Decrease or eliminate exposures to hazardous substances through site-related health assessments and 2) Prevent exposures to hazardous substances through proactive programs that inform knowledge, behavior, process, and policy changes through dissemination of best practices. More than $73 million is being made available under this opportunity with no award minimum or maximum. Proposals are due on December 9, 2022. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here

ADDED ON SEPTEMBER 22, 2022: The CDC has issued a funding forecast to improve our nation’s capacity to address the growing health threat of vector-borne diseases by building the vector-borne disease prevention and control workforce and its capacity, improving adoption and evaluation of vector-borne disease prevention control programs, tools, and technologies, and facilitating partnerships between academic institutions and federal, local, state, territorial, tribal public health agencies and/or other interested parties. Nearly $44 million will be made available under this funding opportunity with awards ranging from $300,000 to $1.75 million. The expected post date for this funding opportunity is November 15, 2022. To download the forecast, click here

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 October 18th, 2022

ADDED ON October 18, 2022: CMS has issued a funding opportunity 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. Up to $6 million is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $1,000,000. Proposals are due on December 20, 2022. To download the synopsis. click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION

Last updated on November 11th, 2022

ADDED ON NOVEMBER 11, 2022: The FCC has issued a funding opportunity  to increase awareness of and participation in the Affordable Connectivity Program among those households most in need of affordable connectivity. Awards of between $50,000 and $1,000,000 are being made available under this opportunity. Proposals are due on January 9, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

CHILDREN AND FAMILIES

Last updated on December 24th, 2022

ADDED ON DECEMBER 24, 2022: The Administration for Children and Families has issued a funding forecast that will award twelve cooperative agreements to implement culturally relevant sexual assault and domestic violence services for individuals and families impacted by domestic violence, sexual assault, dating violence and family violence. The intent of the FVPSA Culturally Specific Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault discretionary grant program is to build and sustain organizational capacity in delivering trauma-informed, developmentally sensitive, culturally relevant services for children, individuals, and families affected by sexual assault, domestic violence and other traumas. $3,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity; each award will be for $250,000.  The expected post date for this opportunity is April 26, 2023. To download the funding forecast, click here.

ADDED ON OCTOBER 26, 2022: The Administration for Children and Families has issued a funding forecast to generate evidence for how best to effectively implement child welfare practices and ongoing active efforts to maintain AI/AN families by funding state and tribal partnerships to jointly design and operate Indian child welfare best practice implementation demonstration sites. The expected post date is April 23, 2023. $4.5 million is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $500,000. To download the forecast, click here.

ADDED ON  OCTOBER 22, 2022: The Administration for Children and Families has issued a funding forecast to build, expand, and sustain organizational and community capacity to deliver services to Native American adults and minors who have experienced a severe form of human trafficking. The expected opportunity post date is March 16, 2023. $1,000,000 will be made available under this opportunity with an average award of $333,000.  To download the forecast, click here.

ADDED ON OCTOBER 6, 2022: The Administration for Children and Families has posted a funding forecast to support the following: conduct community needs and readiness assessments; develop the infrastructure needed for planning and implementation of evidence-based maternal, infant, and early childhood home visiting programs; provide high-quality, evidence-based home visiting services to pregnant women and families with young children aged birth to kindergarten entry; implement performance measurement and continuous quality improvement (CQI) activities; and engage in activities to strengthen early childhood systems of support for families with young children. $2,800,000 will be made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $600,000. The expected post date for this opportunity is February 6, 2023. To download the funding forecast, click here.

ADDED ON OCTOBER 6, 2022: The Administration for Children and Families has posted a funding forecast to support home visiting within indigenous communities. This funding is intended for tribal entities that have an established history of implementation of high-quality, culturally grounded, evidence-based home visiting services to AI/AN families and children and are currently operating these services. Applicants may include existing grant recipients under the Tribal MIECHV program that are proposing to sustain or expand services, as well as other tribal entities that can demonstrate past and current experience with conducting such activities and are proposing to expand services.  $12 million will be made available under this funding opportunity with maximum awards of $800,000. The expected proposal release date is March 15, 2023. To download the forecast, click here.

ADDED ON OCTOBER 2, 2022: The Administration for Children and Families has issued a funding forecast to provide tribes and tribal consortia the opportunity to compete for grants to enable tribal courts to design and implement projects and/or activities to assess, expand, or enhance the effectiveness of tribal courts and/or legal representation in cases related to child welfare, family preservation, family reunification, guardianship, and adoption. . Just under $1,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $150,000. The expected post date for this opportunity is April 2, 2023. To download the forecast, click here.

ADDED ON OCTOBER 2, 2022: The Administration for Children and Families has issued a funding forecast to develop and/or enhance strategic multi-system and multi-level collaboration between child welfare, ECE, and other relevant partners to effectively prevent child abuse and neglect and provide comprehensive supports to children and families. The expected post date for this opportunity is April 6, 2023. $2,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $275,000. To download this forecast, click here.

\ADDED ON OCTOBER 2, 2022: The Administration for Children and Families has issued a funding forecast to support the development, implementation, and evaluation of field-initiated approaches to addressing racial bias and inequity in child welfare to improve the safety, stability, and well-being of families in traditionally underserved communities.  This funding opportunity is intended to enable communities to design and lead targeted solutions to systemic issues of disproportionality experienced by racial and ethnic minorities at varying points across the child welfare continuum. The expected proposal post date is April 23, 2023. Up to $5,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $500,000. To download the forecast, click here.

ADDED ON SEPTEMBER 22, 2022: The Administration for Children and Families has issued a funding forecast to provide street-based services to runaway, homeless, and street youth who have been subjected to or are at risk of being subjected to sexual abuse, prostitution, sexual exploitation, and severe forms of human trafficking in persons. The expected post date is April 23, 2022. Approximately $4.5 million is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $150,000. To download the funding forecast, click here.

ADDED ON SEPTEMBER 22, 2022: The Administration for Children and Families has issued a funding forecast to provide temporary shelter and counseling services to youth who have left home without permission of their parents or guardians, have been forced to leave home, or other homeless youth who might otherwise end up in the law enforcement or in the child welfare, mental health, or juvenile justice systems. More than $22 million will be made available under this funding opportunity with maximum awards of $250,000. The expected post date for this opportunity is April 23, 2022. To download the forecast, click here.

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

Last updated on December 22nd, 2022

ADDED ON DECEMBER 22, 2022: The USDA has issued a funding opportunity to promote economic development and job creation projects through the awarding of grant funds to eligible entities in rural areas.his program is designed to provide technical assistance and training for small rural businesses. Small means that the business has fewer than 50 new workers and less than $1 million in gross revenue. Proposals are due on February 28, 2022. There is no maximum grant amount; however, smaller requests are given higher priority. There is no cost sharing requirement. There are two types of RBDG projects, Opportunity grants and Enterprise grants. Opportunity type grants are limited to up to 10 percent of the total Rural Business Development Grant annual funding. Enterprise type grants must be used on projects to benefit small and emerging businesses in rural areas as specified in the grant application. To learn more about this opportunity, you may visit the dedicated webpage here.

will compete in two separate categories, business opportunity grants and business enterprise grants, for use in funding various business and community projects that serve rural areas.

ADDED ON DECEMBER 5, 2022: The USDA has issued a funding opportunity to provide technical assistance and training for small rural businesses. Proposals are due on February 28, 2023.  Small means that the business has fewer than 50 new workers and less than $1 million in gross revenue. To learn more about this opportunity, click here. To apply for this opportunity, you must contact your local office of the USDA.  You can locate your local office here.

ADDED ON DECEMBER 3, 2022: USDA has issued a funding opportunity to  support the use of telecommunications-enabled information, audio and video equipment, and related advanced technologies by students, teachers, medical professionals, and rural residents. These grants are intended to increase rural access to education, training, and health care resources that are otherwise unavailable or limited in scope. $64,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $1,000,000. Proposals are due on January 30, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here.  To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON NOVEMBER 2, 2022: USDA has issued a funding opportunity t0 address gaps in surveillance and investigation activities for SARS-CoV-2 in animals, including farmed animals, captive wildlife, free-ranging wildlife, and companion animals within Tribal nations. Proposals are due on January 31, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON OCTOBER 6, 2022: USDA has issued a funding opportunity to increase the capacity for food, garden, and nutrition education within host organizations or entities, such as school cafeterias and classrooms, while fostering higher levels of community engagement between farms and school systems by bringing together stakeholders from distinct parts of the food system. The initiative is part of a broader effort to not only increase access to school meals for low-income children, but also to dramatically improve their quality. $1,920,000 has been made available under this opportunity. The award ceiling is $225,000. Proposals are due on January 7, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON OCTOBER 4, 2022: USDA has issued a funding opportunity to evaluate current landfill conditions to determine threats to water resources; provide technical assistance and/or training to enhance operator skills in the operation and maintenance of active landfills; provide technical assistance and/or training to help communities reduce the solid waste stream; provide technical assistance and/or training for operators of landfills which are closed or will be closed in the near future with the development and implementation of closure plans, future land use plans, safety and maintenance planning, and closure scheduling within permit requirements. $4 million is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $1,000,000. Proposals are due on December 31, 2022. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON SEPTEMBER 1, 2022: USDA has issued a funding opportunity to provide loans and grants to Microenterprise Development Organizations. Nonprofits, higher education and federally-recognized tribes are eligible to apply for up to $500,000 in lending authority. Proposals are due on June 30, 2023. To learn more about this program, click here.

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. First Nations Development Group is offering technical assistance to tribes interested in pursuing this opportunity. Contact Emilie Ellis at eellis@firstnat​ions.org for more information on getting support and technical assistance through the application process.

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Last updated on January 27th, 2023

ADDED ON JANUARY 27, 2023: DOJ has issued a funding opportunity to fund cross-system collaboration programs to reduce criminal justice (CJ) system involvement and improve outcomes for individuals with mental health disorders (MHDs) or co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders (MHSUDs) who have come into contact with the CJ system or are leaving a custodial setting. Maximum awards are $550,000. Proposals are due on March 21, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON JANUARY 27, 2023: DOJ has issued a funding opportunity to support states, units of local government, and tribal governments to plan, develop, and implement comprehensive efforts that identify, respond to, treat, and support those impacted by the use and misuse of opioids, stimulants, and other substances. Maximum awards are $7,000,000. Proposals are due on March 21, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON JANUARY 27, 2023: DOJ has issued a funding opportunity to fund cross-system collaboration programs that improve or enhance public safety and public health responses to and outcomes for individuals with mental health disorders or co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders who come in contact with law enforcement. BJA provides grant funding to help entities prepare, create, or expand comprehensive plans and then implement these collaborative projects to target preliminarily qualified individuals. Maximum awards are $550,000. Proposals are due on April 24, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON JANUARY 18, 2023: DOJ has issued a funding opportunity to provide financial and technical assistance to states, state courts, local courts, units of local government, and federally recognized Indian tribal governments to plan, implement, and enhance the operations of adult treatment courts. Maximum awards are $2,500,000. Proposals are due on April 11, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON JANUARY 11, 2023: DOJ’s Office of Violence Against Women has issued a funding opportunity which supports a comprehensive approach to addressing abuse in later life, including domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, stalking, neglect, abandonment, economic abuse, or willful harm committed against victims who are 50 years of age or older. $5,500,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $750,000. Proposals are due on February 28, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON JANUARY 10, 2023: DOJ’s Office of Violence Against Women has issued a funding opportunity to develop and implement outreach strategies targeted at, and provide victim services to, adult or youth victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, or stalking in underserved populations. $9,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $600,000. Proposals are due on February 27, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON JANUARY 7, 2023: DOJ’s Office of Violence Against Women has issued a funding opportunity to create sustainable change within and between organizations that improves the response to individuals with disabilities and Deaf individuals who are victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking, and to hold perpetrators of such crimes accountable. Nearly $5,400,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $500,000. Proposals are due on March 6, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON DECEMBER 22, 2022: DOJ’s Office of Violence Against Women has issued a funding opportunity to increase the availability of civil and criminal legal assistance needed to effectively aid adult and youth (ages 11 to 24) victims of domestic violence, dating violence, stalking, or sexual assault, by providing funds for comprehensive direct legal services to victims in legal matters relating to or arising out of that abuse or violence. $3.2 million is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $400,000. Proposals are due on March 6, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON DECEMBER 20, 202: DOJ has issued its annual Coordination Tribal Assistance Solicitation funding opportunity for 2023.  CTAS combines many of the Department of Justice’s (DOJ’s) existing tribal government-specific competitive solicitations into a single solicitation requiring only one application from each tribe or tribal consortium. Proposals are due on March 21, 2023. Just under $2 billion is being made available under this funding notice. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON DECEMBER 14, 2022: DOJ’s Office of Violence Against Women has announced a funding opportunity to improve the response of the civil and criminal justice system to families with a history of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking, or in cases involving allegations of child sexual abuse. The program supports the following activities for improving the capacity of courts and communities to respond to families affected by the targeted crimes: court-based and court-related programs; supervised visitation and safe exchange by and between parents; training for people who work with families in the court system; civil legal services; and the provision of resources in juvenile court matters. $14 million is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $700,000. Proposals are due on February 13, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

COMMERCE

Last updated on January 11th, 2022

DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Last updated on July 11th, 2022

Environmental Protection Agency

Last updated on January 11th, 2023

ADDED ON JANUARY 11, 2023: The EPA has issued a funding opportunity for government to government projects that support and/or create model state, tribal, local, and territorial government activities that lead to measurable environmental or public health results in communities disproportionately burdened by environmental harms and risks. These projects will help transform disadvantaged and underserved communities into healthy, thriving communities capable of addressing the environmental and public health challenges they have historically faced, as well as current and future challenges. $70 million is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $1 million. Proposals are due on April 10, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON JANUARY 11, 2023: The EPA has issued a funding opportunity to request applications for projects supporting community-based nonprofit organizations (CBOs) in their efforts to collaborate and partner with other stakeholders (e.g., local businesses and industry, local government, medical service providers, academia, etc.) to develop solutions that will significantly address environmental and/or public health issue(s) in communities disproportionately burdened by environmental harms and risks. $30 million is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $500,000. Proposals are due on April 10, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON JANUARY 5, 2023: The EPA has issued a funding opportunity to assist local waste management authorities by supporting improvements to local post-consumer materials management, including municipal recycling programs, and assisting local waste management authorities in making improvements to local waste management systems. $40 million is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $1.5 million. Proposals are due on April 4, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON DECEMBER 15, 2022: The EPA has issued a funding opportunity to support Tribal projects primarily focused on implementing on-the-ground best management practices (BMPs) that will help protect or restore waters from sources of NPS (nonpoint source) pollution. $3 million is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $125,000. Proposals are due on February 14, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ADMINISTRATION (FEMA)

Last updated on August 29th, 2022

ADDED ON AUGUST 29, 2022: FEMA has released a funding forecast to provide up to $50,000,000 in revolving loan funds to state, local and tribal governments to financial mitigation activities. The expected post date for this opportunity is November 30, 2022. To download the forecast, click here.

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.

Health & Human Services

Last updated on January 18th, 2023

ADDED ON JANUARY 14, 2023: Health and Human Services has issued a funding opportunity to provide trauma-informed, evidence-based interventions to youth and young adults (not more than 25 years of age) who are at clinical high risk for psychosis. More than $4,500,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $400,000. Proposals are due on March 14, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON JANUARY 13, 2023: Health and Human Services has issued a funding opportunity which will support the development of policy, quality practice, and other strategies across systems that work to support children and families at-risk or engaged with the child welfare system.  Grant recipients will implement strategies to ensure that coordination and communication between relevant partners becomes institutionalized. More than $2,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $275,000 and minimum awards of $250,000. Proposals are due on March 13, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON JANUARY 10, 2023: Health and Human Services has issued a forecast to support and promote the development and expansion of dementia-capable home and community-based service (HCBS) systems in communities. More than $15,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $1,000,000 and minimum awards of $750,000.  HHS expects to post this opportunity on February 3, 2023. To download the forecast, click here.

ADDED ON JANUARY 7, 2023: Health and Human Services has issued a funding opportunity targeted towards underserved populations and people to prevent or delay onset of type 2 diabetes among adults with prediabetes and improve self-care practices, quality of care, and early detection of complications among people with diabetes. Additionally, this NOFO will support implementation of evidence-based, family-centered childhood obesity interventions as a type 2 diabetes risk reduction strategy. $411,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of about $3,300,000. Proposals are due on March 7, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON JANUARY 7, 2023: Health and Human Services has issued a funding opportunity to directly fund organizations that will build, expand, and sustain organizational and community capacity to deliver services to Native American adults and minors who have experienced a severe form of human trafficking as defined by the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000, through the provision of direct services, assistance, and referrals. $1,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of about $330,000. Proposals are due on June 30, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON JANUARY 6, 2023: Health and Human Services has issued a funding opportunity to expand substance use disorder (SUD) treatment and recovery support services in existing drug courts. The program recognizes the need for treatment instead of incarceration for individuals with SUDs. More than $32,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $400,000. Proposals are due on March 6, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

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 December 1st, 2022

ADDED ON DECEMBER 1, 2022: The Department of Transportation has issued a funding opportunity for surface transportation infrastructure projects that will improve: safety; environmental sustainability; quality of life; mobility and community connectivity; economic competitiveness and opportunity including tourism; state of good repair; partnership and collaboration; and innovation. Up to $1.5 billion is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $25,000,000 and minimum awards of $1,000,000. Proposals are due on February 28, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON OCTOBER 2, 2022: The Department of Transportation has issued a funding opportunity to address highway safety problems on Tribal Lands. Just over $23 million is being made available under this opportunity. Proposals are due on January 15, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON SEPTEMBER 20, 2022: The Department of Transportation has issued a funding opportunity to conduct demonstration projects focused on advanced smart city or community technologies and systems to improve transportation efficiency and safety.   $100 million is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $2,000,000. Proposals are due on November 18, 2022. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

INTERIOR/BIA

Last updated on January 26th, 2023

ADDED ON JANUARY 25, 2023: Interior’s Bureau of Reclamation has issued a funding opportunity to invite eligible applicants to leverage their money and resources by cost sharing with Reclamation on Environmental Water Resources Projects, including water conservation and efficiency projects that result in quantifiable and sustained water savings and benefit ecological values or watershed health, water management or infrastructure improvements to benefit ecological values or watershed health, and restoration projects benefitting ecological values or watershed health that have a nexus to water resources or water resources management. Proposals are due on March 28, 2023. Maximum awards are $3 million. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON JANUARY 12, 2023: Interior’s Bureau of Indian Affairs has issued a funding opportunity for implementing traffic safety programs and projects which are designated to reduce the number of traffic crashes, deaths, injuries and property damage within tribe populations. Indian Highway Safety Grants are reimbursable grants available to federally recognized tribes, and support personnel, including overtime, and other direct costs associated with implementing traffic safety programs. Proposals are due on May 1, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the grant application, click here.

ADDED ON JANUAY 5, 2023: Interior’s Bureau of Land Management’s Washington State Office has issued a funding opportunity for its Aquatic Habitat Management Program which conserves and restores riparian, fisheries, and water resources to provide resource values and ecosystem services. $1 million is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $250,000. Proposals are due on April 19, 2023. To download the funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON DECEMBER 22, 2022: The Department of Interior’s Fish and Wildlife Service has issued a funding opportunity to support the implementation of priority recovery actions for federally endangered and threatened species. $14 million is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $2 million. Proposals are due on September 30, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON DECEMBER 14, 2022: Interior’s Bureau of Land Management has issued a funding opportunity to promote ecosystem health and one of the greatest obstacles to achieving this goal is the rapid expansion of weeds across public lands. $3.5 million is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $1,000,000. Proposals are due on March 16, 2023. To download the funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON NOVEMBER 17, 2022: The Department of Interior’s Bureau of Reclamation has issued a funding opportunity to support planning for water managers to plan, prioritize, and design projects that conserve and use water more efficiently; mitigate conflict risk in areas at a high risk of future water conflict; and accomplish other benefits that contribute to sustainability in the Western United States. There is an award ceiling of $50,000 for planning purposes. Proposals are due on January 31, 2022. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

HEALTH RESOURCES & SERVICES ADMINISTRATION

Last updated on January 3rd, 2023

>ADDED ON JANUARY 2, 2023: HRSA has released a Rural Communities Opioid Response Program to reduce the incidence and impact of neonatal abstinence syndrome in rural communities by improving systems ofc care, family supports, and social determinants of health.  $20 million is being made available under this opportunities with maximum awards of $500,000. Proposals are due on March 8, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON OCTOBER 22, 2022: HRSA has issued a Rural Communities Opioid Response Program-Overdose Response opportunity 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. $12 million is being made available under this opportunity with an average award of $300,000.  Proposals are due on January 19, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here.  To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON OCTOBER 5, 2022: HRSA has issued a funding opportunity to promote the planning and development of integrated health care networks to address the following legislative aims: (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. A total of $2,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity with awards of $100,000 each. Proposals are due on January 6, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity click here.

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 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.

 

HOUSING/HOMELESS

Last updated on November 14th, 2022

ADDED ON OCTOBER 2, 2022: HUD has issued a funding opportunity for its CHOICE Neighborhoods Implementation Grant Program to replace distressed public and assisted housing with high-quality mixed-income housing that is well-managed and responsive to the needs of the surrounding neighborhood; to improve outcomes of households living in the target housing related to employment and income, health, and children’s education; and  to create the conditions necessary for public and private reinvestment in distressed neighborhoods to offer the kinds of amenities and assets, including safety, good schools, and commercial activity, that are important to families’ choices about their community. Nearly $400,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $50,000,000. Proposals are due on January 11, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here

ADDED ON SEPTEMBER 22, 2022: Housing and Urban Development has issued a funding opportunity to provide Capital Advance funding and project rental subsidies for the development and ongoing  operation of supportive rental housing for very low-income persons, aged 62 years or older.  This funding, leveraged with other financing sources, will expand affordable housing opportunities that are physically designed and that have a robust set of services that will allow seniors to live independently and age in community. $184 million is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $20 million. Proposals are due on January 23, 2022. To download the funding forecast, 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

Americorps

Last updated on December 12th, 2022

ADDED ON DECEMBER 12, 2022: Americorps has issued a funding opportunity to invest in projects focused on underserved Indigenous and Native communities, advancing opportunities for older adults to make an impact, through their time and experience. Through the Native Nations and Indigenous Elders SDP funding opportunity, applicants must demonstrate how they will engage adults ages 55 and older to address one or more of the Native Nations & Indigenous Elders SDP priorities. $5 million is being made available under this opportunity with no minimum or maximum award. Proposals are due on April 5, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON NOVEMBER 5, 2022: Americorps has issued a funding opportunity to create the AmeriCorps Seniors Workforce Development Senior Demonstration Program (herein referred to as WFD) to support projects focused on supporting older adults as they seek to secure employment in professional, skilled labor, or para-professional careers. Up to $5,000,000 in wages/stipends are being made available through this opportunity. Proposals are due on February 1, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON AUGUST 20, 2022: Americorps has issued a funding opportunity to engage AmeriCorps members in evidence-based or evidence-informed interventions/practices to strengthen communities. There are no funding limits attached to this funding opportunity. Proposals are due by January 4, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the full funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON AUGUST 20, 2022: Americorps has issued a funding opportunity  to support to a Tribal Nations to develop an AmeriCorps program that will engage AmeriCorps members in implementing evidence-based interventions to solve community problems. Up to $240,000 will be available to each successful grant applicant. Proposals are due on April 25, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON AUGUST 18, 2022: Americorps has issued its annual funding opportunity to engage AmeriCorps members in evidence-based or evidence-informed interventions/practices to strengthen communities. An AmeriCorps member is an individual who engages in community service through an approved national service position. Members may receive a living allowance and other benefits while serving. Upon successful completion of their service, members earn a Segal AmeriCorps Education Award that they can use to pay for higher education expenses or apply to qualified student loans. Proposals are due on January 23, 2023. 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.

INDIAN HEALTH SERVICE (IHS)

Last updated on January 21st, 2023

ADDED ON JANUARY 21, 2023: The Indian Health Service has issued a funding opportunity to ensure the highest possible health status for Urban Indians. The development of programs for Urban Indians residing in urban areas include Health Promotion and Disease Prevention (HP/DP) services, immunization services, alcohol and substance abuse related services, and mental health services. $450,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of around $249,000 and an award floor of $160,000. Proposals are due on February 21, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH

Last updated on May 11th, 2021

OLDER AMERICANS

Last updated on December 2nd, 2020

National Endowment for the Arts

Last updated on December 19th, 2022

ADDED ON DECEMBER 19, 2022: The National Endowment for the Arts has issued a funding opportunity to support  public engagement with the arts and arts education, for the integration of the arts with strategies promoting the health and well-being of people and communities, and for the improvement of overall capacity and capabilities within the arts sector. Awards of up to $150,000 are available. Proposals are due on February 9, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. For detailed guidelines and application instructions, click here.

SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

Last updated on June 2nd, 2022

 

 

SUBSTANCE ABUSE AND MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES ADMINISTRATION (SAMHSA)

Last updated on January 27th, 2023

ADDED ON JANUARY 26, 2023: SAMHSA has issued a funding opportunity to provide comprehensive services for pregnant and postpartum women with substance use disorders across the continuum of residential settings that support and sustain recovery. As a family-centered program, services also extend to family members and the minor children of the women, the latter whom may reside with the women in the program facilities at the woman’s request. Up to $11.6 million is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $525,000. Proposals are due on March 27, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON JANUARY 26, 2023: SAMHSA has issued a funding opportunity to increase access to effective trauma- and grief-focused treatment and service systems for children, adolescents, and their families, who experience traumatic events. With this program, SAMHSA aims to raise the standard of care and improve access to evidence-based services for children experiencing trauma across the nation. Up to $16.8 million is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $600,000. Proposals are due on March 27, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON JANUARY 23, 2023: SAMHSA has issued a funding opportunity to expand access to Naloxone and other FDA-approved overdose reversal medications. Up to $1.4 million is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $200,000. Proposals are due on March 24, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON JANUARY 21, 2023: SAMHSA has issued a funding opportunity to to provide resources to improve the mental health outcomes for children and youth, birth through age 21, at risk for or with serious emotional disturbances (SED), and their families. About $40,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $3,000,000. Proposals are due on March 21, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON JANUARY 18, 2023: SAMHSA has issued a funding opportunity to provide comprehensive, coordinated, and evidence-based treatment and services for individuals, including youth, and families with substance use disorders (SUDs) or co-occurring mental health conditions and SUDs (CODs) who are experiencing homelessness. More than $15,700,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $500,000. Proposals are due on March 20, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON JANUARY 18, 2023: SAMHSA has issued a funding opportunity 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, as well as prepare them to thrive in school and beyond. The awards will also provide local communities or tribes resources to disseminate effective and innovative early childhood mental health practices and services. More than $10,600,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $800,000. Proposals are due on March 20, 2023. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON AUGUST 3, 2022: SAMHSA has released a forecast for its annual Systems 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 January 26th, 2023

MONTANA

WASHINGTON STATE

ADDED ON JANUARY 26, 2023: The Washington State Department of Commerce has issued a funding opportunity to procure, install and integrate electric vehicle supply infrastructure and/or hydrogen refueling station infrastructure. Match investment requirements apply. Federally recognized tribes and local, rural governments are eligible. Grants of between $30,000 and $500,000 are available. To learn more, click here. Phase One of these applications is due on March 6; Phase Two is due on May 15, 2023. To learn more, click here.

ADDED ON JANUARY 20, 2023: The Washington State Department of Commerce has issued a funding opportunity for projects seeking to build affordable housing. Nearly $11 million is being made available under this opportunity, including nearly $5 million from the federal HOME program and additional $6,000,000 from the National Housing Trust Fund. Proposals are due on March 22, 2023. To download the funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON JANUARY 17, 2023: The Washington State Department of Commerce is now accepting applications for Solar plus Storage for Resilient Communities grants to support installation and planning work for solar and battery storage systems at community buildings, including schools, community centers, libraries and other buildings owned by local, state, tribal governments and non-profits in Washington state. Approximately $35.4 million is available for grants. The Request for Applications (RFA) has two separate tracks:

TRACK 1: Planning and Predevelopment funding is available for projects that identify sites, complete community outreach and engagement to identify community needs, complete feasibility studies, or develop cost estimates, specifications, or other early design work. Projects can qualify for up to $100,000 each and no match is required.

TRACK 2: Installation funding is available for projects that complete the installation of solar plus battery storage systems, including final design, purchase and installation of equipment, commissioning, developing operational plans, training and community outreach to increase community awareness of the facility. Projects can qualify for up to $1.5 million each, and require a 30% match.

Proposals are due on March 23, 2023. To learn more, click here.

ADDED ON JANUARY 11, 2022: The Washington State Department of Commerce has issued a funding opportunity to support clean energy projects in rural areas. Approximately $4.6 million is being made available under this opportunity, including a $921,000 tribal set-aside. Proposals are due on March 23, 2023. Pre-application conferences will take place on January 18 and January 25. To learn more about this opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON NOVEMBER 22, 2022: The Washington State Department of Commerce has issued a funding opportunity for broadband infrastructure grants. A total of $120 million is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $12,000,000. Proposals are due on January 17, 2023.  A webinar on this funding opportunity will be held on December 6 from 2:30-4:00 PM. To learn more and to register for the webinar, click here.  To download the funding guidelines, click here.

ADDED ON OCTOBER 21, 2022: The Washington State Department of Commerce has released a funding opportunity to provide capital funding for affordable homeownership projects through the state Housing Trust Fund. This includes down payment assistance funds. $25,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity. Proposals are due on January 19, 2023. To download the funding opportunity, click here

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HOMELAND SECURITY

Last updated on August 13th, 2022

PRIVATE RESOURCES

Last updated on December 3rd, 2022

ADDED ON DECEMBER 3, 2022: Better Health Together is making $2,000,000 available to address Racism as a Public Health crisis and prioritize awarding dollars to organizations led by and serving impacted populations. BHT is expecting to fund up to 20 organizations, at a maximum of $100,000 per proposal for up to two years.  Proposals are due on January 13, 2022. To learn more, click here

ADDED ON NOVEMBER 20, 2022: The Fund for Frontline Power (F4FP) has launched a new funding opportunity as part of its investment in climate solutions that are inclusive, regenerative, replicable, and scalable. The new grants are designed for frontline organizations working to address climate issues in the communities that need it most. To be eligible for funding, applicant organizations must have majority Black, Indigenous, or People of Color leadership among staff and board and must be grassroots-based and serving BIPOC communities as a priority. The F4FP grant applications are open until January 15, 2023. Learn more and apply here.

ADMINISTRATION FOR COMMUNITY LIVING

Last updated on November 4th, 2022

ADDED ON AUGUST 2, 2022: The Administration for Children and Families has issued a funding opportunity 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. $5,900,000 has been made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $600,000 . To download the synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON AUGUST 2, 2022: The Administration for Community Living has issued a funding opportunity 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. Proposals are due on January 11. Up to $3,500,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $600,000. To download this synopsis, click here. To download the entire funding opportunity, click here.

ADDED ON OCTOBER 7, 2022: The Administration for Community Living has issued a funding opportunity to promote the delivery of nutrition, supportive and caregiver services to American Indians, Alaskan Natives, and Native Hawaiians that are comparable to services provided under Title III of the OAA. The goal of these programs is to support the independence and well-being of tribal elders and caregivers living in their communities with nutrition, supportive and caregiver services consistent with locally-determined needs. $45,000,000 is being made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of $1.5 million. Proposals are due on December 6, 2022. To download the synopsis, click here. To download the application, click here. To download the funding application instructions, click here.

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.

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

Last updated on August 29th, 2022

OTHER

Last updated on November 20th, 2022

Resources for Non-Profits

Last updated on April 27th, 2020

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