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AmeriCorps State and National Tribal Grants

This funding record is inactive. Please see the program website or contact the program sponsor to determine if this program is currently accepting applications or will open again in the future.

 
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 94.006
Sponsor
AmeriCorps
Deadlines
May 4, 2022
Contact
Purpose

AmeriCorps State and National Tribal Grants provide funding to engage AmeriCorps members in evidence-based or evidence-informed interventions to strengthen communities.

Priority areas include:

  • Efforts to help local communities respond to and recover from the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Educational opportunity and economic mobility for communities experiencing persistent unemployment or underemployment, and students experiencing homelessness or those in foster care
  • Programs that prioritize civic engagement/social cohesion
  • Working on a nation–to–nation basis with tribal nations and upholding the federal government's tribal trust responsibility
  • Economic opportunity including digital skills and increased access to broadband
  • Education - improving student academic performance in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM), and/or serving students who attend Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) schools
  • Veterans and Military Families – a program model that improves the well-being of military families, caregivers, and survivors
  • Environmental stewardship and climate change including renewable energy and energy efficiency, building community resilience, sustainable food systems and agriculture, water/wastewater, and conservation and habitat preservation
Eligibility

Eligible applicants are federally-recognized tribes and tribal organizations.

Geographic coverage
Nationwide
Amount of funding

AmeriCorps grants can be awarded on a cost reimbursement or fixed amount basis. Matching funds requirements vary depending upon the type of grant award. See the application instructions for complete details.

A first-time successful applicant is required to match 24% for the first 3-year funding period. Starting with year 4, the match requirement gradually increases every year to 50% by year 10. A table is provided in the application instructions.

Application process

Links to the program guidance and application instructions are available on the program website and grants.gov.

Submit applications through the AmeriCorps eGrants system.

Tagged as
American Indian or Alaska Native · Broadband · Children and youth · Community and economic development · Community engagement and volunteerism · Educational attainment · Environmental health · Food security and nutrition · Health disparities · Illicit drug use · Infectious diseases · Poverty · Prescription drug misuse · Schools · Substance use and misuse · Veterans · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention

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