Grant Opportunities

The Native Learning Center (NLC) offers free learning opportunities to Native Americans and those working in Indian Country. In addition to providing both online and on-site Grants Education courses and trainings, the NLC offers helpful resources that can be accessed at anytime by our learners.

Below, you’ll find three categories: Government Agency Grants, Private Foundation, Other Funding Opportunities.

Government Agency Grants

Choice Neighborhoods Implementation NOFA

 

DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 22, 2017

Illinois AmeriCorps State Grant Program

 

DEADLINE: December 1, 2017

Community Food Projects Competitive Grant Program

 

DEADLINE: December 4, 2017

Sustaining Cultural Heritage Collections

 

DEADLINE: December 5, 2017

Farmer Rancher Grant Program

 

DEADLINE: December 7, 2017

Farm to School Grant Program

 

DEADLINE: December 8, 2017

Specialty Crop Research Initiative

 

DEADLINE: December 8, 2017

PRO*ACT expands local farm grant program

 

DEADLINE: December 15, 2017

New York State Companion Animal Capital Fund

 

DEADLINE: January 10, 2018

AmeriCorps State and National Grants

 

DEADLINE: January 17, 2018

Native American Affairs: Technical Assistance to Tribes

Federally recognized Indian tribes or tribal organizations in the 17 Western States identified in the Reclamation Act of June 17, 1902 (Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming).

 

DEADLINE: January 17, 2018

Tribal Clean Diesel Funding Assistance Program

 

DEADLINE: January 18, 2018

USDA’s Value-Added Producer Grant.

 

DEADLINE: January 18, 2018

Land Buy-Back Program for Tribal Nations

 

DEADLINE: September 30, 2018

Integrated Food Defense Grant, (HHS/FDA)

 

DEADLINE: April 2, 2019

Federal Home Loan Bank Program

 

DEADLINE: NONE

Indian Community Development Block Grant

 

On Thursday April 13, the FY 2017 Indian Community Development Block Grant NOFA Application Package on grants.gov was modified to include the include the Project/Performance Site location form as an “optional” form.  All applicants applying for this opportunity MUST re-download the application package, any previous package downloaded prior to April 13 will be rejected with errors upon submission.

DEADLINE: ONGOING

Microloan Program

 

DEADLINE: ONGOING

Financial Literacy Funding

 

DEADLINE: OPEN

Indian Housing Block Grant

 

DEADLINE: OPEN

NEA Will Award $4.3 Million to Support 64 Projects Nationwide Through Our Town

 

DEADLINE: OPEN

New Energy Resource Library

 

DEADLINE: OPEN

Community Building Spaces Grant

 

DEADLINE: ROLLING

Community Facilities Loan Program

 

DEADLINE: ROLLING

Developing Healthy Places

 

DEADLINE: ROLLING

Farm Storage Facility Loans

 

DEADLINE: ROLLING

Good Food Fund in Michigan

 

DEADLINE: ROLLING

Good Neighbor Grant

 

DEADLINE: ROLLING

Illinois Annual Agriculture Loans

 

DEADLINE: ROLLING

IMPACT Model Awards

 

DEADLINE: ROLLING

Rural Business Cooperatives

 

DEADLINE: ROLLING

Rural Economic Development Program

 

DEADLINE: ROLLING

Self-Help Homeownership Opportunity Program

 

DEADLINE: ROLLING

Tribal Funding Resource Database

 

DEADLINE: ROLLING

USDA EZ Guarantee Loans (USDA-FSA)

 

DEADLINE: ROLLING

USDA Microloans (USDA-FSA)

 

DEADLINE: ROLLING

Support for Rural Energy Efforts

 

DEADLINE: VARIES

EDA Planning Program and Local Technical Assistance Program

 

DEADLINE: Applications are accepted on a continuing basis and processed as received. This Planning and Local Technical Assistance opportunity will remain in effect until superseded by a future announcement.

Economic Development Assistance – Planning Program and Local Technical Assistance Program

 

DEADLINE: Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis until the publication of a new program announcement.