Inter-Tribal Technical Assistance Energy Providers Network

Type: 
Funding
Event Date: 
02/22/2016 10 am PST
Grant Deadline: 
Organization: 
DOE, Office of Indian Energy Policy and Programs
Description: 

Through this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA), the Department of Energy (DOE) and the Department’s Office of Indian Energy is soliciting applications from “Alaska Native Regional Corporations” and “Inter-tribal Organizations” to provide technical assistance on a regional basis, to best meet the needs of their member Indian tribes, resulting in clear measurable outcomes or end-products that include a plan to become financially sufficient beyond DOE’s Office of Indian Energy funding and a methodology of equitably providing services across member Indian tribes or Alaska Native villages.

Category: 
Technical Assistance, Economic Development, Energy Innovation.
Funding Amount: 
DOE anticipates making awards that range from $300,000 to $1,000,000 for the entire period of performance of 3–5 years. After that time it is expected that the Inter-tribal technical assistance energy provider will be financially sufficient and can continue these efforts without further DOE support.
Matching Funds: 
Unknown.
Eligibility: 
Indian tribes and Alaska Native communities, regionally. The DOE Office of Indian Energy is seeking applications from Inter-tribal Organizations and Alaska Native Regional Corporations interested in establishing internal energy experts to provide technical energy assistance and informational resources to their member Indian tribes, including Alaska Native villages.