Tribal Support for Participation in the National Environmental Information Exchange Network

Type: 
Funding
Event Date: 
Grant Deadline: 
Organization: 
EPA
Description: 

Deadline Passed 02/22/2019. Deadline Unknown for 2020. This notice announces the availability of funds and solicits applications from eligible organizations to provide the outreach and technical assistance necessary to increase tribal participation in the National Environmental Exchange Network (EN), which is an element of E-Enterprise for the Environment (EE). The EN is an Internet-based system used by state, tribal and territorial partners to securely share environmental and health information with one another and EPA. The objective of the cooperative agreement is to strengthen the data and information technology (IT) management skills of tribes so they can fully participate in innovative technology efforts of the EN, and incorporate data schema, software, and services developed by EN partnerships into their environmental management programs.

Category: 
technical assistance, information exchange, environment, health, information technology, management
Funding Amount: 
up to $1,500,000
Matching Funds: 
No

Geography:

Eligibility: 
Federally Recognized Indian Tribes included as eligible applicants
Contact Information: 
Edward Mixon, (202) 566-2142 mixon.edward@epa.gov