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Native Farm to School Training and Technical Assistance

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First Nations Development Institute
Apr 30, 2024

First Nations Development Institute is offering training and technical assistance to assist native communities that are looking to create or expand farm to school programs, enhance education curriculum, and/or engage new supply chain partners in youth-centered food sovereignty projects. Funding will support program coordinators, school staff, teachers, community and organizers, and knowledge keepers of all ages to ensure young tribal leaders can experience traditional foodways inside culturally inclusive school food systems.

Allowable expenses include:

  • Personnel
  • Contractors
  • Equipment
  • Supplies
  • Meeting expenses
  • Travel
  • Trainings
  • Promotional items

Applicants must be a native controlled entity and one of the eligible entities listed below:

  • Federal and state recognized tribal governments and government programs
  • Native-controlled 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations
  • Native-controlled community organizations with fiscal sponsorship
  • Native 7871 organizations
Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $25,000
Project period: 11 months
Estimated number of awards: 12

Application process

Links to additional guidance, application instructions, and the online application portal are available on the program website.

Tagged as
American Indian or Alaska Native · Children and youth · Culture and cultural competency · Families · Food security and nutrition · Needs assessment methods and resources · Networking and collaboration · Planning and strategy methods and resources · Schools · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention

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