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Tribal Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program: Development and Implementation 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: 93.872
Sponsor
Administration for Children and Families
Deadlines
Letter of Intent (Optional): Feb 18, 2022
Application: Apr 20, 2022
Contact

For programmatic or technical questions:
Farha Marfani
farha.marfani@acf.hhs.gov

For grants management or budget questions:
David Lee
david.lee@acf.hhs.gov

Purpose

The Tribal Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program (Short title: Tribal MIECHV) provides grants to develop and implement evidence-based home visiting services in tribal communities.

Funds will be used to support:

  • Conducting or updating a coordinated community needs and readiness assessment of at-risk tribal communities through a collaborative process that engages all relevant stakeholders
  • Collaborative planning efforts to address identified needs by developing capacity and infrastructure to fully plan and implement high-quality home visiting programs
  • Providing high-quality culturally relevant, evidence-based home visiting services to expectant families, and parents and primary caregivers of young children aged birth to kindergarten entry
  • Engaging in activities to support stronger early childhood systems and cross-program collaboration in tribal communities to maximize the success of home visiting programs and support the comprehensive needs of the target population
  • Engaging in CQI activities and participating in MIECHV-funded evaluation opportunities
Eligibility

Eligible applicants include:

  • Federally-recognized tribes (or consortia of tribes)
  • Tribal organizations
  • Urban Indian organizations
Geographic coverage
Nationwide
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $600,000 per year
Award floor: $100,000 per year
Project period: 63 months
Estimated number of awards: 6
Estimated total program funding: $2,800,000

Application process

Links to the full announcement and online application process are available through grants.gov. The application instructions will be found on the related documents tab.

Applicants are encouraged, but not required, to email a letter of intent to Farha Marfani by February 18, 2022.

Tagged as
American Indian or Alaska Native · Child welfare · Children and youth · Culture and cultural competency · Families · Home and community-based services · Maternal health and prenatal care · Networking and collaboration · Planning and strategy methods and resources · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Women

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