Solicitation of Proposals for Economic Development Feasibility Study Funding from the Native American Business Development Institute

Type: 
Funding
Organization: 
NABDI, DOI, BIA
Description: 

Deadline Passed 07/01/2019. Deadline Unknown for 2020. The Office of Indian Energy and Economic Development (IEED), through its Native American Business Development Institute (NABDI), is soliciting proposals from federally recognized American Indian Tribes and Alaska federally recognized Tribal entities for technical assistance funding to hire consultants to perform feasibility studies of economic development opportunities. These feasibility studies will empower American Indian Tribes/Alaska federally recognized Tribal entities and Tribal businesses to make informed decisions regarding their economic futures. Feasibility studies may concern the viability of an economic development project or business or the practicality of a technology a Tribe or entity may choose to pursue.  Grant selection priority will be given to applicants whose proposals focus on businesses and projects located in Opportunity Zones.

Category: 
economy, business, development, infrastructure, growth, technology, energy
Funding Amount: 
NA
Matching Funds: 
No

Geography:

Eligibility: 
Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized) and Alaska Federally Recognized Tribal Entities
Contact Information: 
James R. West Phone: (202) 595-4766 Email: jamesrwest@bia.gov