Program to Support Tribal Resilience Grants and Ocean and Coastal Management and Planning Grants- Federally Recognized Tribes

Type: 
Funding
Organization: 
DOI, BIA
Description: 

Deadline Passed 06/10/2019. Deadline Unknown for 2020. The Secretary of the Interior (Secretary), through the Office of Trust Services, Tribal Resilience Program (Program) solicits proposals from federally recognized tribes 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: 
There is a limit of one award per category per tribal organization, not to exceed two awards per tribal organization. There are six total award categories- Adaptation Planning (Categories 1-3): Category 1. Trainings and Workshops (maximum: $150,000); Category 2. Adaptation Planning (maximum: $150,000); Category 3. Travel Support for Adaptation Planning (maximum: $15,000); Ocean and Coastal Management Planning (Categories 4-5): Category 4. Ocean and Coastal Management Planning: ($150,000); Category 5. Travel Support - Ocean & Coastal: ($15,000); Capacity Building (Category 6): Category 6. Capacity Building for Scoping Efforts to Support Development of future; Category 2 Proposals: (maximum: $50,000);
Matching Funds: 
No

Geography:

Eligibility: 
Federally recognized tribes listed in the current Federal Register Notice of Indian Entities Recognized and Eligible to Receive Services from the United States Bureau of Indian Affairs, which is the official listing of all federally recognized tribes in the U.S. pursuant to Section 104 under the Federally Recognized Indian Tribe List Act of 1994 (Pub. L. 103-454; 108 Stat. 4791-4792). The most recent Notice was published in the Federal Register, 84, FR 1200 (February 1, 2019). Tribal organizations and other entities may participate as sub-grantees to federally recognized Tribes.
Contact Information: 
Rachael Novak Email: rachael.novak@bia.gov Phone (505) 563-5253