Program to Support Tribal Resilience and Ocean and Coastal Management and Planning

Type: 
Funding
Organization: 
DOI, BIA
Description: 

Deadline Passed 07/12/2018. Deadline Unknown for 2019. The Secretary of the Interior (Secretary), through the Office of Trust Services, Tribal Resilience Program (Program) hereby solicits proposals from tribal not-for-profit and tribal non-governmental organizations and associations to receive grants to support tribal resilience and ocean and coastal management and planning. This program supports tribes preparing for extreme events and harmful environmental trends that impact tribal treaty and trust resources, economies, infrastructure, and human health and safety. The Program will provide funding for projects that support tribal resilience and ocean and coastal management planning as tribes incorporate science (including Traditional Knowledge) and technical information to prepare for the impacts of extreme events and harmful environmental trends.

Category: 
ocean management, coastal management, extreme events, environmental trends, treaty rights, resources, infrastructure, human health and safety, traditional knowledge
Funding Amount: 
$5,000-$150,000
Matching Funds: 
No

Geography:

Eligibility: 
Eligibility is limited to not-for-profit, non-governmental tribal organizations and associations, and tribally-controlled colleges and universities (TCUs), referred to as “tribal organization(s)” hereafter.
Contact Information: 
Rachael Novak Phone (202) 219-1652