Monthly Archives: January 2008

Social and Economic Development Strategies for Native Americans

Social and Economic Development Strategies for Native Americans Sponsor:          Administration for Native Americans/ACF/DHHS SYNOPSIS: Support is provided for projects to promote the goal of social andeconomic self-sufficiency for American Indians, Alaska Natives, NativeHawaiians, and Native American Pacific Islanders through locallydeveloped … Continue reading

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Grants for American Indian communities

Make Criminal Records Accessible in Native American Courts!Tribal Criminal History Record Improvement ProgramPOSTED: 1/25/2008FUNDING SOURCE: DOJELIGIBILITY: Indian Tribes$ AVAILABLE: N.A.GRANTS AVAILABLE: N.A.MAX GRANT SIZE: N.A.DEADLINE: 2/28/08CONTACT INFORMATION: http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/bjs/pub/pdf/tchrip08sol.pdf DESCRIPTION: Grants to promote participation in, and improve data sharing among, tribal, … Continue reading

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Improve School Libraries!

Improve School Libraries!Improving Literacy Through School Libraries Program POSTED: 1/22/2008FUNDING SOURCE: Dept. of EducationELIGIBILITY: LEAs$ AVAILABLE: $18,570,261GRANTS AVAILABLE: 80MAX GRANT SIZE: $500,000DEADLINE: 3/7/08CONTACT INFORMATION: http://a257.g.akamaitech.net/7/257/2422/01jan20081800/edocket.access.gpo.gov/2008/E8-1007.htm DESCRIPTION: Funding to improve student reading skills and academic achievement by providing students with increased … Continue reading

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Household Water Well System Grant

Household Water Well System Grant Sponsor:          Rural Utilities Service/Department of Agriculture SYNOPSIS: The sponsor make grants to qualified private non-profitorganizations to establish lending programs for household water wells.  For FY 2008, the HWWS grant funding available is $993,000. The non-profit … Continue reading

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USDA Community Connect Grants

Community Connect Grants Sponsor:          Rural Utilities Service/Department of Agriculture SYNOPSIS: The purpose of the Community Connect Grant Program is to providefinancial assistance in the form of grants to eligible applicants thatwill provide currently unserved areas, on a “community-orientedconnectivity” basis, with … Continue reading

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Distance Learning and Telemedicine Grant

Distance Learning and Telemedicine Grant Sponsor:          Rural Utilities Service/Department of Agriculture SYNOPSIS: Distance learning and telemedicine loans and grants arespecifically designed to provide access to education, training andhealth care resources for people in rural America. The DistanceLearning and Telemedicine (DLT) … Continue reading

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Help Low-Income Families Invest!

Help Low-Income Families Invest!Assets for Independence (AFI) Demonstration Program POSTED: 1/17/2008FUNDING SOURCE: DHHSELIGIBILITY: Nonprofit and public agencies$ AVAILABLE: $19,000,000GRANTS AVAILABLE: 65MAX GRANT SIZE: $1,000,000DEADLINE: 3/25/08CONTACT INFORMATION: http://www.acf.hhs.gov/grants/open/HHS-2008-ACF-OCS-EI-0053.html DESCRIPTION: Funds to provide financial awards and other supports to help low-income families … Continue reading

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