Native Small Business Grant Opportunity

Type: 
Funding
Organization: 
The National Congress of American Indians (NCAI)
Description: 

Rolling application process; application window will remain open until all funds are exhausted. 

With generous support from Google.org, NCAI is issuing business stabilization grants in the amount of $5,000 each to a total of 28 selected Native-owned small businesses that have been severely impacted by the curtailing of commercial activity caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Awarded applicants can use the funds to address their most urgent needs to stabilize and strengthen their businesses, such as (but not limited to):  making monthly payments on small business loans that have lapsed due to declining business revenues;  keeping employees employed; paying their vendors; and/or purchasing equipment/software to transition or grow their businesses online.

Category: 
Small Business
Funding Amount: 
$5,000

Geography:

Eligibility: 
1. Applicant must provide proof of enrollment of a U.S. federally recognized tribal nation, a state recognized tribal nation, or be an Alaska Native or Native Hawaiian. 2. Canonlyapplyonceayear.
Contact Information: 
kroyal@ncai.org.