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Tribal Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program: Implementation and Expansion 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): May 10, 2018
Application: Jun 25, 2018
Contact

For programmatic or technical questions:
Moushumi Beltangady
202.260.3613
moushumi.beltangady@acf.hhs.gov

For grants management or budget questions:
Tim Chappelle
202.401.4855
tichappelle@acf.hhs.gov

Purpose

The Tribal Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program (Short title: Tribal MIECHV) provides grants to sustain and/or expand 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
  • Implementing high-quality, culturally relevant, evidence-based home visiting programs that meet the needs of at-risk tribal communities
  • Improving and enhancing infrastructure and capacity necessary to implement, sustain, and/or expand home visiting programs in AI/AN communities
  • Engaging with tribal, local, and state early childhood program partners and other stakeholders to maximize the success of home visiting programs and support the comprehensive needs of pregnant women, parents and caregivers, and children from birth to kindergarten entry living in at-risk tribal communities
  • Participating in and/or conducting rigorous program evaluation activities that will contribute to the empirical evidence base on implementation, efficacy, effectiveness, and/or adaptation of home visiting programs in AI/AN communities
Eligibility

Eligible applicants include:

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

Award ceiling: $800,000 per year
Award floor: $250,000 per year
Project period: 5 years
Estimated number of awards: 5
Estimated total program funding: $2,000,000

Application process

Links to the full announcement and online application process are available through grants.gov.

Applicants are encouraged, but not required to email a letter of intent to Moushumi Beltangady by May 10, 2018.

Tagged as
American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians · Child welfare · Children and youth · Families · Home and community-based services · Prenatal care and obstetrics · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Women



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