US DOC MBDA 2019 Grant Competition Announcement – Innovative Proposals to Grow AI/AN/NH Businesses; DEADLINE: May 26th 2019

Today, the U.S. Department of Commerce Minority Business Development Agency announced the opening of a grant competition. Innovative proposals to grow American Indian, Alaska Native, Native Hawaiian (AIANNH) businesses are being sought.

The focus area of the AIANNH projects are job creation and retention, and economic impact for Tribal communities and businesses.  Proposals should address one or more of the core needs identified by the AIANNH community as listed in the Notice of Funding Opportunity Announcement.

To view the full grant announcement and register for the pre-application teleconference scheduled Tuesday, May 14, 2019, please visit

The deadline to submit grant applications is no later than 11:59 pm EDT on May 26, 2019.

Link to announcement: Link to register for pre-application Teleconference: