Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) seeks to provide national service resources to address pressing community challenges in Native American communities. CNCS has the following funding opportunities available:
Senior Corps Indian Tribes Funding Opportunities
Senior Corps seeks to increase the impact of national service in Indian County by offering funding opportunities for new grants to Indian Tribes in geographic areas not currently served by Foster Grandparent Program (FGP) and Senior Companion Program (SCP) grantees. CNCS intends to fund FGP and SCP Tribal grants that support volunteers age 55 years and older in activities that serve community needs and respond to the National Performance Measures.
The following funding opportunities are available for Tribal applicants interested in one or more of CNCS’ Senior Corps programs.
AmeriCorps Indian Tribes Funding Opportunity
The AmeriCorps funding opportunity for federally-recognized Indian Tribes is designed to target resources on a core set of challenges: disaster services, economic opportunity, education, environmental stewardship, healthy futures, and veterans and military families.