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.

he Washington State Department of Commerce has issued a funding opportunity for broadband infrastructure grants. To learn more, click here.

Fund for Frontline Power has issued a funding opportunity for BIPOC-led organizations to address climate change. To learn more, click here.

The Department of Interior has issued a funding opportunity to support projects that conserve and use water more efficiently in the Western United States. To learn more, click here.

The FCC has issued a funding opportunity  to increase participation in the Affordable Connectivity Program. To learn more, click here.

WA State Commerce has issued a funding opportunity to work with young people with lived experience of housing instability, child welfare involvement, justice system involvement, or inpatient behavioral health involvement. To learn more, click here.

WA State Office of Crime Victims Advocates has issued a funding opportunity to assist indigenous victims of sex and labor trafficking. To learn more, click here.

Americorps has issued a funding opportunity to create the Seniors Workforce Development Senior Demonstration Program. To learn more, click here.

ACL has issued a funding opportunity to reduce the risk of falls amongst vulnerable populations. To learn more, click here.

ACL has issued a funding opportunity to improve chronic disease management. To learn more, click here.

ANA has issued its annual SEDS funding opportunity. To learn more, click here.

ANA has issued its annual Esther Martinez Language Immersion funding opportunity. To learn more, click here.

ANA has issued its annual Native American Language Preservation and Maintenance funding opportunity. To learn more, click here.

ANA has issued its annual Environmental and Regulatory Enhancement funding opportunity. To learn more, click here.

DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Last updated on November 2nd, 2022

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 September 30th, 2022

ADDED ON SEPTEMBER 30, 2022: The National Park Service has issued a funding opportunity to provide preservation and/or conservation assistance to national significant historic properties and collections. Up to $26,500,000 will be made available under this opportunity with maximum awards of up to $750,000. Proposals are due on December 20, 2022. 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 July 11th, 2022

CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION

Last updated on October 4th, 2022

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 October 26th, 2022

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 November 14th, 2022

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 August 29th, 2022

DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Last updated on July 11th, 2022

COMMERCE

Last updated on January 11th, 2022

Environmental Protection Agency

Last updated on November 14th, 2022

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.

DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Last updated on October 2nd, 2022

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.

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.

INTERIOR/BIA

Last updated on November 17th, 2022

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 October 22nd, 2022

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

 

 

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ADMINISTRATION

Last updated on June 17th, 2022

Americorps

Last updated on November 5th, 2022

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.

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

 

INDIAN HEALTH SERVICE (IHS)

Last updated on November 11th, 2022

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

OLDER AMERICANS

Last updated on December 2nd, 2020

National Endowment for the Arts

Last updated on May 7th, 2022

SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

Last updated on June 2nd, 2022

 

 

SUBSTANCE ABUSE AND MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES ADMINISTRATION (SAMHSA)

Last updated on November 14th, 2022

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 November 22nd, 2022

MONTANA

WASHINGTON STATE

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 NOVEMBER 10, 2022: The Washington State Department of Commerce is making up to $190,000 available to contract with a community-based organization(s) to support involvement with a work group of young people and families with lived experience of housing instability, child welfare involvement, justice system involvement, or inpatient behavioral health involvement. Proposals are due on December 7, 2022. To download a one-page synopsis of the opportunity, click here. To download the application itself, click here.

ADDED ON NOVEMBER 8, 2022: The Washington State Office of Crime Victim Advocates has issued a funding opportunity to support services for Indigenous victims/survivors of labor and sex trafficking. Proposals are due on November 16, 2022. Applicants may request up to $118,000. To download this opportunity, click here

ADDED ON NOVEMBER 2, 2022: The Washington State Office of Crime Victims Advocacy has issued a funding opportunity to support efforts to develop and strengthen services and effective strategies in response to the crime of sexual assault against adults or youth, age 11 and older, in Washington state. Applicants may request up to $118,000. A total of $590,000 is being made available under this opportunity. Proposals are due on November 16, 2022. To download the funding opportunity click here.

ADDED ON NOVEMBER 2, 2022: The Washington State Department of Commerce has up to $672,500 available to implement the Lifeline Support System Pilot program through the Office of Homeless Youth. The pilot will serve as a no-wrong-door access point for support and connection to services for individuals in Washington state who require assistance to overcome a life challenge that could escalate into a crisis if not addressed. Proposals are due on November 23, 2022. To learn more, download the grant application, etc., click here.

ADDED ON OCTOBER 25, 2022: The Washington State Department of Commerce has released a funding opportunity to acquire real property for rapid conversion into enhanced emergency shelters, permanent supportive housing, transitional housing, permanent housing, youth housing or shelter for people with extremely low incomes and people experiencing sheltered and unsheltered homelessness in Washington state. Nearly $85 million is being made available under this opportunity. Proposals are due on January 12. To download the funding opportunity, 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

ADDED ON OCTOBER 1, 2022: The Washington State Department of Commerce has issued a funding opportunity to deploy and demonstrate building electrification strategies and technology to reduce emissions. Up to $9.7 million is available under this opportunity with proposals due January 9, 2023. To download the RFA, click here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HOMELAND SECURITY

Last updated on August 13th, 2022

PRIVATE RESOURCES

Last updated on November 20th, 2022

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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