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Social and Economic Development Strategies - Growing Organizations (SEDS-GO)

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: 93.612
Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Jul 13, 2020

For programmatic or technical questions:
Carmelia Strickland

For grants management or budget questions:
Tim Chappelle


The Social and Economic Development Strategies - Growing Organizations Program (Short Title: SEDS-GO) provides grants to build the capacity of health and human service organizations so that they may effectively serve their Native American communities.

Applicants should choose no more than 2 of the program areas of interest to target in the proposed project:

  • Staff development
  • Governance
  • Effective grants management
  • Strategic/community planning
  • Financial management systems
  • Use of technology
  • Ability to track and manage data
  • Partnerships

Eligible applicants include:

  • Federally recognized Tribes
  • Incorporated non-federally recognized Tribes
  • Incorporated state-recognized Tribes
  • Consortia of Tribes
  • Incorporated nonprofit multi-purpose community-based Indian organizations
  • Urban Indian Centers
  • Alaska Native villages
  • Nonprofit native organizations in Alaska with village-specific projects
  • Incorporated nonprofit Alaska Native multipurpose, community-based organizations
  • Nonprofit Alaska Native Regional Corporations/Associations in Alaska with village-specific projects
  • Nonprofit Alaska Native community entities or tribal governing bodies
  • Public and nonprofit private agencies serving Native Hawaiians
  • National or regional incorporated nonprofit Native American organizations with Native American community-specific objectives
  • Public and non-profit private agencies serving native peoples from Guam, American Samoa, or the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands
  • Tribal colleges and universities, and colleges and universities located in Hawaii, Guam, American Samoa, or the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands that serve Native American Pacific Islanders
Geographic coverage
Nationwide and U.S. territories
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $200,000 per year
Award floor: $50,000 per year
Project period: 3 years
Estimated number of awards: 5
Estimated total program funding: $1,000,000

Application process

Links to the full announcement, application instructions, and the online application process are available through

Tagged as
American Indian or Alaska Native · Capital funding · Community and faith-based initiatives · Fundraising · Governance of healthcare organizations · Grant writing · Health workforce education and training · Healthcare business and finance · Human services · Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander · Networking and collaboration · Planning and strategy methods and resources · Statistics and data · Sustainability of programs · Technology for health and human services

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