Native American Business Development Institute Grant
James R. West
The Native American Business Development Institute (NABDI) Grant will provide funding for tribes to hire consultants to perform feasibility studies of economic development opportunities located in designated Opportunity Zones.
Feasibility studies may be conducted by:
- Universities and colleges
- Private consulting firms
- Non-academic, non-profit entities
Applications should address a single project. Tribes that have more than one proposed project should submit multiple applications.
Eligible applicants are Tribes, as defined at 25 U.S.C. 5304(e), including:
- Tribal organizations
- Alaska Native villages
- Regional and village corporations
Funding must be used for proposed economic development projects, businesses, and technologies that will be located within designated Opportunity Zones.
Award ceiling: $75,000
Award floor: $25,000
Project period: 1 year
Estimated number of awards: 20-25
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