FY2018 AmeriCorps Indian Tribes Grants Corporation for National and Community Service

Type: 
Funding
Organization: 
Corporation for National and Community Service
Description: 

Deadline Passed 5/02/2018. Deadline Unknown for 2019. AmeriCorps grants are awarded to eligible organizations proposing to engage AmeriCorps members in evidence-based or evidence-informed interventions 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 from the National Service Trust that members can use to pay for higher education expenses or apply to qualified student loans.

Category: 
community service, disaster prevention and relief, education, employment, labor, training, environment
Matching Funds: 
Yes

Geography:

Eligibility: 
Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized) and Native American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments) are included in eligibility.
Contact Information: 
americorpsgrants@cns.gov