NIHB requests Applications for Tribal School Readiness Mini-Grants

With funding from the Indian Health Service, the National Indian Health Board (NIHB) is offering a funding opportunity for Tribes and Tribal Organizations seeking to strengthen school preparation and readiness for safe operations during the COVID pandemic.  This funding is intended to fulfill immediate Tribal school readiness needs.

NIHB will provide mini-grants to a maximum of 15 Tribes or Tribal organizations in amounts up to $2,000 each.  Tribes may use these funds for activities in one or more of these categories:

  • Materials and Equipment Acquisition
  • Facilities & Infrastructure
  • Outreach and Education
  • Training and Technical Assistance
  • Evaluation and Assessment

The completed application is due by 11:59 PM EDT on Friday, August 28, 2020. The project period will run from approximately September 1 through October 31, 2020.