USDA Program Priorities Under the Trump Administration
January 25, 2018
Proposals for Economic Development Feasibility Study Funding from the Native American Business Development Institute
June 7, 2019
Bureau of Indian Affairs
Solicitation of Proposals for Economic Development Feasibility Study Funding from the Native American Business Development Institute
AGENCY: Bureau of Indian Affairs, Interior.
SUMMARY: The Office of Indian Energy and Economic Development (IEED), through its Native American Business Development Institute (NABDI), is soliciting proposals from federally recognized American Indian Tribes and Alaska federally recognized Tribal entities for technical assistance funding to hire consultants to perform feasibility studies of economic development opportunities. These feasibility studies will empower American Indian Tribes/Alaska federally recognized Tribal entities and Tribal businesses to make informed decisions regarding their economic futures. Feasibility studies may concern the viability of an economic development project or business or the practicality of a technology a Tribe or entity may choose to pursue. Grant selection priority will be given to applicants whose proposals focus on businesses and projects located in Opportunity Zones.
DATES: Submit grant proposals on or before Monday, July 01, 2019 by midnight. The IEED will not consider grant proposals received after this date. All submissions are date and time stamped when received.
GMA has tribal specialists that hae worked with this funding in the past - please contact us if you are seeking grant development support.