NHTSA's Child Car Seat Inspection Station Locator

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has created a program, in partnership with State, tribal, and local agencies, where families can go to get their child car seats checked. Car crashes are a leading cause of death for children in this country.…

1994 Institutions Endowment Fund

An interest distribution earned on an invested corpus to all eligible 1994 Land-Grant Institutions. Provides funding for institutional development to support food, agriculture and the mechanic arts. Educational activities, facilities, faculty hiring and development ar…

21st Century Community Learning Centers Program

This State formula grant program supports the creation of community learning centers that provide academic enrichment opportunities during non-school hours for children, particularly students who attend high-poverty and low-performing schools. The program helps…

Academic Units for Primary Care Training and Education (AU-PCTE)

The overarching purpose of the AU-PCTE program is to establish, maintain or improve academic units or programs that improve clinical teaching and research in the fields of family medicine, general internal medicine, or general pediatrics2 in order to strengthen the…

Advanced Nursing Education

The Advanced Nursing Education (ANE) program supports projects that implement and test creative academic-practice partnership models aimed at improving the didactic and experiential training for advance practice nursing students in primary care settings located in…

Alaska Native Education Program

The purpose of the Alaska Native Education (ANE) program is to support innovative projects that enhance the educational services provided to Alaska Native children and adults. The activities included in these projects are authorized under Section 7304(a)(2) and (a…

American Indian/Alaska Native Health Disparities Program

The AI/AN Health Disparities Program is intended to strengthen the capacity of Tribal Epidemiology Centers (TECs) and Urban Indian Health Programs (UIHPs) to: collect and manage data more effectively; better understand and develop the link between public health…

Area Health Education Center (AHEC)

The objective of the AHEC program is to: Educate and train students to become culturally competent primary care health professionals who will provide healthcare in underserved areas and to health disparity populations; Increase the number and variety of prima…

Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS)

As a designated Principal Federal Statistical Agency, the Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) informs public and private decision-making through the collection, compilation, analysis, and dissemination of objective, comprehensive statistics on the extent and us…

Career and Technical Education - Grants to Native Americans and Alaska Natives

The Native American Vocational and Technical Education Program (NAVTEP) provides grants to projects that improve vocational and technical education that benefits American Indians and Alaska Natives. NAVTEP gives special consideration to exemplary approaches that…

Centers of Excellence

The Centers of Excellence (COE) program assists eligible schools in supporting programs of excellence in health professions education for underrepresented minority (URM) individuals. The COE program is a catalyst for institutionalizing a commitment to URM…

Certified Federal Surveyor Program

The Certified Federal Surveyor Program (CFedS) is co-administered by the Department of the Interior's Bureau of Land Management and the National Society of Professional Surveyors (NSPS). It provides a unique and extensive training course for state licensed su…

Certified Federal Surveyor Program Scholarship

The CFedS Program offers up to five scholarships annually for the full tuition and fees ($1200) to participate in the CFedS Program. These scholarships cover the costs of the CFedS training material, which is comprised of video lectures, exercises, web problems and we…

Children's Hospitals Graduate Medical Education (CHGME)

The purpose of the Children's Hospitals Graduate Medical Education (CHGME) Payment Program is to compensate for the disparity in the level of federal funding for pediatric teaching hospitals versus other types of teaching hospitals that serve adult patients. The CHGME…

Commercial Motor Vehicle Operator Safety Training

The Commercial Motor Vehicle Operator Safety Training (CMVOST) grant is a nationwide Federal financial assistance program intended to reduce the severity and number of crashes on U.S. roads involving commercial motor vehicles (CMV) by training operators and future op…

Demonstration Program for Indian Children

This program is designed to improve the education opportunities and achievement of preschool, elementary, and secondary school Indian children by developing, testing, and demonstrating effective services and programs.

Denali Commission Program - Energy/Water Discretionary Funding

Funding is used for a variety of purposes as identified and prioritized by the six Commissioners for the Denali Commission. Typical investments include rural energy, clinic, transportation, and other core community infrastructure needs and community economic de…

Distance Learning and Telemedicine Grant Program

The purpose of the Distance Learning and Telemedicine (DLT) Grant Program is to encourage and improve the use of telemedicine, telecommunications, computer networks, and related advanced technologies to provide educational and medical benefits through distance learning…

DOI VISTA Program

The DOI/VISTA Initiative is a collaboration between the Department of the Interior (DOI) and AmeriCorps Volunteers in Service to America (VISTA), Conservation Legacy, and many local non-profit partners - placing VISTAs in some of the poorest places in which the DOI ha…

Engaging the Next Generation

The goal of this program is to build the next generation of conservation and community leaders by supporting efforts to get young people to play, learn, serve, and work outdoors. Specific goals established by the Secretary are:

Play: Interior will develop or…

Every Kid in a Park

To help engage and create the next generation of park and public land visitors, supporters and advocates, the White House, in partnership with the Federal Land Management agencies, launched the Every Kid in a Park initiative in 2015. The immediate goal is to provide an…

Faculty Development in General, Pediatric, Public Health Dentistry and Dental Hygiene

Funds may be used to: Plan, develop, and operate a program for the training of oral health care providers who plan to teach in general, pediatric, public health dentistry, or dental hygiene, Provide financial assistance in the form of traineeships and…

Farmers Market Promotion Program

GRANT: The purpose of the Farmers Market Promotion Program (FMPP) is to increase domestic consumption of, and access to, locally and regionally produced agricultural products, and to develop new market opportunities for farm and ranch operations serving local ma…

Federally Recognized Tribes Extension Program (FRTEP)

To establish Extension offices on Indian reservations that provide science-based knowledge to increase reservation farm productivity, engage youth and promote a healthier, more prosperous knowledge empowered community.

FEMA Youth Preparedness Council

The FEMA Youth Preparedness Council was formed in 2012 to bring together youth leaders from across the country that are highly interested and engaged in advocating youth preparedness and making a difference in their communities. This is a great opportunity for tribal…

Geriatric Workforce Education Program (GWEP)

The purpose of this cooperative agreement program is to establish and operate geriatric education centers that will implement the Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program (GWEP) to develop a health care workforce that maximizes patient and family engagement and improves…

Hazardous Materials Emergency Grant Program

The Hazardous Materials Transportation Safety and Security Reauthorization Act of 2005 authorizes DOT to provide assistance to public sector employees through training and planning grants to States, Territories, and federally recognized Native American Tribes for em…

Health Careers Opportunity Program (HCOP)

The goal of the HCOP program is to provide students from economically and educationally disadvantaged backgrounds who are interested in pursuing a health profession, to develop the needed skills to compete for, enter, and graduate from a health or allied health…

Health Careers Opportunity Program (HCOP) Skills Training and Health Workforce Development of Paraprofessionals

The HCOP Skills Training and Health Workforce Development of Paraprofessionals grant program will offer funding to colleges and universities to operate and expand paraprofessional training programs that will meet the employment needs of a community, especially in rural…

Health Professions Pregraduate Scholarship Program for Indians

Indian Health Service (IHS) Pre-Graduate Scholarship Program provides financial aid to qualified American Indian and Alaska Native undergraduate students.

Impact Aid

Impact Aid's Section 8003 Formula Grant provides funding to the general fund of school districts that provide a free public education to children living on Indian Lands, military children or children living in low rent housing on federal property. The distircts ap…

Indian Arts and Crafts Development

The purpose of the program is to encourage and promote the development of American Indian and Alaska Native arts and crafts

Indian Education Assistance to Schools

The purpose of the program is to fund other programs that meet the unique and specialized needs of eligible Native American students in a wide range of areas.

Indian Education Professional Development

The program is designed to prepare and train Indians to serve as teachers and school administrators. Professional development grants are awarded to: increase the number of qualified individuals in professions that serve American Indians; provide training to qu…

Indian Health Service (IHS) Preparatory Scholarship Program

Indian Health Service (IHS) Preparatory Scholarship Program provides financial aid to qualified American Indian and Alaska Native undergraduate students.

Indian Health Service (IHS) Recruitment Program

PeopleSmart, an Indian Health Service (IHS) recruitment and retention initiative, is designed to develop a culture of caring, emphasizing loyalty and growth among those working within Indian health programs while supporting the retention of Indian Health Service…

Indian Health Service (IHS) Scholarship Program

Indian Health Service (IHS) Health Professions scholarship provides financial aid to qualified American Indian and Alaska Native undergraduate and graduate-level students.

Indian Health Service (IHS) Special Diabetes Program for Indians (SDPI) Grant Program

The SDPI grant program provides funding for diabetes treatment and prevention activities/ services in AI/AN communities. Grantees will implement activities/services based on diabetes-related community needs and be required to develop an evaluation plan. Ac…

Indian Health Service Loan Repayment Program

The Indian Health Service (IHS) Loan Repayment Program (LRP) awards up to $20,000 per year for the repayment of your qualified student loans in exchange for an initial two-year service obligation to practice full time at an Indian health program site.

Indian Higher Education Grant Program

The purpose of the program is to provide financial aid to eligible Native American students to assist them in attending an accredited institution of higher education.

Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) Joint Program Office (JPO)

The Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) program researches ways that information and communications technologies can improve surface transportation safety and mobility and contribute to America’s economic growth. ITS applications focus on both the in…

Jacob K. Javits Gifted and Talented Students Education Program

The purpose of this program is to carry out a coordinated program of scientifically based research, demonstration projects, innovative strategies, and similar activities designed to build and enhance the ability of elementary and secondary schools to meet the sp…

Local and Tribal Technical Assistance Program (LTAP/TTAP)

LTAP /TTAP is established to assist tribal governments and local transportation agencies to develop and expand expertise in the development and delivery of transportation programs and projects.

LTAP/TTAP is composed of a network of 58 Centers - one in every…

Matching Grants to Tribes for Scholarship Program

Matching Grants to Tribes for Scholarship program provides grants to Indian tribes and tribal organizations for the purpose of assisting such tribes and tribal organizations in educating American Indian/Alaska Natives to serve as health professionals in Indian…

McKinney-Vento Education for Homeless Children and Youth program

Formula grants are made to the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico based on each state's share of Title I, Part A, funds. The outlying areas and the Bureau of Indian Affairs also receive funds. Among other things, the program supports an office for co…

Migrant Education Program

The Migrant Education Program (MEP) is authorized under Title I, Part C of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, as amended. The MEP provides formula grants to state education agencies (SEA's) to assist all migrant students in meeting the same challenging ac…

National Transportation Library (NTL)

The National Transportation Library (NTL) is a repository of U.S. DOT transportation information, serves as a portal for transportation data, and provides library services. NTL’s mission is to maintain and facilitate access to research, statistical and other in…

Native American Career and Technical Education Program

The Native American Career and Technical Education Program (NACTEP) is authorized by the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act of 2006, Section 116, and is administered by the Office of Career, Technical, and Adult Education, U.S. Department of Ed…

Native American Congressional Internships

The Udall Foundation provides a ten-week summer internship in Washington, D.C., for Native American and Alaska Native students who wish to learn more about the Federal government and issues affecting Indian Country. The internship is fully funded: the Foundation…

Native American Language Preservation and Maintenance

The purpose of the Native American Language Preservation and Maintenance (P&M) program is to assist Native Americans in ensuring the survival and continuing vitality of Native American languages. ANA is interested in supporting locally determined projects designed…

Native American Language Preservation and Maintenance - Esther Martinez Immersion

The purpose of the Native American Language Preservation and Maintenance - Esther Martinez Immersion (EMI) program is to provide financial assistance to community-driven projects designed to preserve Native American languages through Native American language nests and…

Native Youth Community Project

For FY 2015 there is a new Native Youth Community Projects (NYCP) priority under the Demonstration Program competition in which the Office of Indian Education will be soliciting applications.

Native Youth Initiative for Leadership, Empowerment, and Development (I-LEAD)

The purpose of Native Youth Initiative for Leadership, Empowerment, and Development (Native Youth I-LEAD) is to support local community projects that foster Native youth resiliency, and to empower Native youth across four broad domains of activity: (1) Native youth…

NHTSA's How to Find the Right Car Seat to Fit Your Child

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has created a free online look-up tool to help families find the correct car seat for their child. Car seats can greatly reduce the risk of dying in a crash for infants and young children. They have saved more…

Nurse Anesthetist Traineeship (NAT) Program

The purpose of this program is to award grants to accredited institutions that educate registered nurses to become nurse anesthetists; recipient institutions in turn disburse funds to students in the form of traineeship support.

As many Nurse Anesthesia…

NURSE Corps Loan Repayment Program

The purpose of this program is to assist in the recruitment and retention of professional registered nurses (RN) in: 1) approved critical shortage areas to increase access to quality health care by offering loan repayment in return for full-time service at an eligible…

Nurse Education, Practice, Quality and Retention - Bachelor of Science in Nursing Practicums in Community Settings Program

The Nurse Education, Practice, Quality and Retention - Bachelor of Science in Nursing Practicums in Community Settings (NEPQR-BPCS) program aims to increase experiential training opportunities for senior-level BSN students in primary care community-based settings by…

Nurse Education, Practice, Quality and Retention - Interprofessional Collaborative Practice: Behavioral Health Integration (NEPQR-ICPC: BHI)

The NEPQR-IPCP: BHI program aims to expand the evidence-based practice of integrating behavioral health providers into nurse-led primary care teams, in order to increase access to care, enhance care coordination, and improve patient outcomes in vulnerable and/or…

OSMRE AmeriCorps Program

The OSMRE/AmeriCorps Program provides an opportunity for individuals to engage in national service and explore a career in the Federal Government. OSMRE/AmeriCorps Members are college-educated individuals placed in OSMRE Headquarters, Regional, and Field Offices for a…

OSMRE Semester Internship Program

The OSMRE Semester Internship Program provides college students and recent graduates with opportunities to explore a career in public service and contribute meaningful work with a federal regulatory agency. Interns contribute to OSMRE’s mission to through research …

Personal Responsibility Education Program - Tribes and Tribal Organizations (Tribal PREP)

The purpose of the Tribal Personal Responsibility Education Program (Tribal PREP) is to support projects that educate American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) youth between the ages of 10 and 19 years, and pregnant and parenting youth under age 21, on abstinence and…

Post-doctoral Training in General, Pediatric or Public Health Dentistry and Dental Hygiene

The Postdoctoral Training in General, Pediatric and Public Health Dentistry grant program provides funding to training programs to plan, develop, operate, or participate in approved postdoctoral training programs in general, pediatric or public health dentistry. The…

Pre-doctoral Training in General, Pediatric, Public Health Dentistry and Dental Hygiene

The purpose of this program is to provide grant funding to plan, develop, operate, or participate in, approved pre-doctoral training programs in the fields of general dentistry, pediatric dentistry, public health dentistry, and dental hygiene and to provide financial…

Pregnancy Assistance Fund (PAF)

The Office of Adolescent Health administers the Pregnancy Assistance Fund (PAF), a competitive grant program funded by the Affordable Care Act (Public Law 111-148). Currently, OAH administers 20 competitive grants (17 states and three tribal) entities to provide…

Preventive Medicine Residency with Integrative Healthcare Training Program

The goal of this grant program is to improve the health of communities by increasing the number and quality of preventive medicine physicians who can address public health needs and advance preventive medicine practices, increase access to integrative health care, and…

Primary Care Training and Enhancement (PCTE)

The overarching purpose of the PCTE program is to strengthen the primary care workforce by supporting enhanced clinical training for primary care trainees. The focus of this grant is to produce primary care providers who will be well prepared to practice in and lead…

Project Archaeology

Project Archaeology is a national heritage education program for anyone interested in protecting our shared cultural legacy for present and future generations to learn from and enjoy. Project Archaeology primarily serves educators and their students in grades 3 - 12 an…

Promise Neighborhoods

Promise Neighborhoods, established under the legislative authority of the Fund for the Improvement of Education Program (FIE), provides funding to support eligible entities, including (1) nonprofit organizations, which may include faith-based nonprofit organizations,…

Public Health Training Centers (PHTC)

The purpose of the PHTC Program is to improve the Nation's public health system by strengthening the technical, scientific, managerial, and leadership competence of the current and future public health workforce. Emphasis is placed on developing the existing public…

REAP Rural Low-Income School Program

The RLIS program provides funds to rural, K-12 local education agencies (LEAs) that serve large numbers low-income students. The program was created to help rural LEAs increase student academic achievement and meet their State's definition of adequate yearly pr…

Resident Opportunity & Self-Sufficiency (ROSS) Program

The ROSS program provides funding to Public Housing Authorities, tribes/TDHEs, resident associations, and 501(c)(3) nonprofits supported by one of the above to hire a service coordinator to serve public/Indian housing residents. The service coordinator assesses…

Rural Community Development Initiative Grants

This program provides funding to help non-profit housing and community development organizations support housing, community facilities, and community and economic development projects in rural areas.

What governs this program?
Code of Federal Re…

Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Awards (NRSA)

The Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Awards (NRSA) in Primary Care seeks to develop a diverse and highly trained primary care research workforce by supporting grantees that prepare qualified individuals for careers that will have significant impact on the…

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program

The Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program (RWHAP) is a Federal program that provides a comprehensive system of care that includes primary medical care and essential support services for people living with HIV who are uninsured or underinsured. A smaller but equally critical…

Social and Economic Development Strategies for Alaska - SEDS-AK

ANA has identified the following program areas of interest for the SEDS-AK funding opportunity announcement (FOA), however funding is not restricted to the areas listed below: (a) Governance: Governance is defined as increasing the ability of tribal and Alaska Na…

Special Education, Grants to States

Special Education,Grants to States, provides formula grants to States, territories, freely associated States and the Bureau of Indian Education to support the provision of special education and related services to students with disabilities, ages 3-21, as required un…

State Tribal Eduction Partnership

The purposes of this program are to: (1) Promote increased collaboration between tribal education agencies (TEAs) and the State educational agencies (SEAs) and local educational agencies (LEAs) that serve students from the affected tribes; and (2) build the capacity of…

Sustainable Employment and Economic Development Strategies - SEEDS

The purpose of the SEEDS initiative is to promote job growth and business development in Native communities that are experiencing challenging economic conditions. In an effort to reduce un-and under-employment and stimulated local economies, SEEDS projects must have as…

Teaching Health Center Graduate Medication Education (THCGME) Payment Program

The purpose of the THCGME Payment Program is for the expansion of primary care and dental residency training programs in community based settings. These community-based settings include, but are not limited to, federally-qualified health centers (FQHCs) and FQHC…

Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program (TPP)

The Office of Adolescent Health is responsible for implementing and administering the national, evidence based Teen Pregnancy Prevention (TPP) Program, a competitive grant program. The OAH TPP program is one of a …

Title II, Part A Improving Teacher Quality State Grants Program

The purpose of the program is to increase academic achievement by improving teacher and principal quality. This program is carried out by: increasing the number of highly qualified teachers in classrooms; increasing the number of highly qualified principals and…

Title VII Formula Program for Indian Children

This program is designed to address the unique education and culturally related academic needs of American Indian and Alaska Native students, including preschool children, so that these students can achieve to the same challenging state performance standards ex…

Tribal Colleges and Universities Program

Download the full program details PDF. The Tribal Colleges and Universities Program (TCUP) provides awards to Tribal Colleges and Universities (TCUs), Alaska Native-serving institutions (ANSIs), and Native Hawaiian-serving institutions (NHSIs) to promote high qualit…

Tribal Colleges Education Equity Program

Assist the 1994 Land-Grants in developing institution capacity for formal post-secondary education in the food, agricultural and natural resource sciences. Program serves primarily American Indian students enrolled in associate or baccalaureate degree granting 1994 in…

Tribal Colleges Extension Grant Program

Provides funding to develop a 1994 extension (non-formal education) capacity to serve the needs of the tribal or reservation community. Each extension office works with reservation communities to build programs that address local needs or opportunities. Within this gr…

Tribal Colleges Research Grants Program

Promote the capacity of 1994 Land Grants to conduct research by enhancing infrastructure and faculty expertise with a focus on bringing scientific inquiry to Tribal needs. Promotes student learning in math and science through participation in research projects.

Tribal Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program

The Tribal Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting (Tribal MIECHV) program, funded from a 3 percent set-aside from the larger Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting program (MIECHV, the Federal Home Visiting Program), has the goals of:…

Tribally Controlled Postsecondary Career and Technical Institutions Program (TCPCTIP)

The Tribally Controlled Postsecondary Career and Technical Institutions Program (TCPCTIP), which is authorized under section 117 of the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act of 2006 (Perkins IV), provides grants to tribally controlled postsecondary and te…

University Transportation Centers (UTC) Program

The purpose of the Program is to advance transportation expertise and technology in the many disciplines that comprise transportation through research, education and workforce development and technology transfer; provide a critical transportation knowledge base ou…

USDA Terra Preta do Indio Tribal Fellowship

The USDA Terra Preta Do Indio Program is a suite of USDA fellowships available to faculty and staff at 1994 land-grant tribal colleges and universities (TCUs). These fellowships target and address mutual areas of interest between 1994 Land-Grant TCUs and USDA and…