AmeriCorps Indian Tribes Grants

Type: 
Funding
Organization: 
Americorps
Description: 

Deadline unknown for FY 2017. AmeriCorps seeks to prioritize the investment of national service resources in economic opportunity, education, veterans and military families, and disaster services in Native American communities. Through this grant competition, CNCS will continue to focus on national service programs that: • Improve academic outcomes for children, youth, and young adults - reflecting the extensive experience and past success of national service programs in education; • Serve veterans and military families or engage veterans and military families in service; • Increase community resiliency through disaster preparation, response, recovery, and mitigation; and • Increase economic opportunities for communities and AmeriCorps members.

Category: 
Veteren Services, Disaster Preparation, Education
Funding Amount: 
varies
Matching Funds: 
yes
Eligibility: 
Native American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments), Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)