Climate Ready Tribes Initiative

Type: 
Funding
Event Date: 
11/08/2018 4 am PST
Grant Deadline: 
Organization: 
National Indian Health Board (NIHB)
Description: 

Deadline Passed 11/28/2018. Deadline Unknown for 2019. The National Indian Health Board (NIHB) will offer a CRT Initiative Award of up to $50,000 to up to three Tribes to conduct local work related to Tribal climate health. This can include improving and maintaining partnerships, identifying best practices, and implementing evidence-based programs and services. Possible activities funded include creating a climate adaptation plan or strategy, providing training to health agency personnel or other Tribal stakeholders on climate change topics, collaborating and holding meetings/workshops with community members and stakeholders, planning or implementing a specific intervention, or developing and implementing an educational campaign on climate and health. Possible activities funded include creating a climate adaptation plan or strategy, providing training to health agency personnel or other Tribal stakeholders on climate change topics, collaborating and holding meetings/workshops with community members and stakeholders, planning or implementing a specific intervention, or developing and implementing an educational campaign on climate and health. The project period for this funding award will run from approximately January 1, 2019 through June 30, 2019, with some additional reporting requirements due in July for the Tribes who receive the larger award.

Category: 
climate change, health, tribal communities, adaptation, planning, collaboration, education
Funding Amount: 
up to $50,000
Matching Funds: 
No

Geography:

Eligibility: 
Federally Recognized Tribes
Contact Information: 
Additional questions about this RFA may be directed to Angelica Al Janabi: aaljanabi@nihb.org 202-507-4074