Social and Economic Development Strategies for Alaska-SEDS-AK

Active
No
Status
Posted
Published Date
March 19th, 2024
Close Date
May 20th, 2024
Total Funding
$1,000,000.00
Award Ceiling
$300,000.00
Award Floor
$50,000.00
Expected No. Awards
2
Opportunity No.
HHS-2024-ACF-ANA-NK-0051

Agency

Administration for Children and Families - ANA (HHS-ACF-ANA)

Eligible Applicants

Others

Funding Category

Income Security and Social Services

Funding Instrument

Grant

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Additional Information

https://www.acf.hhs.gov/ana

Summary

The Administration for Children and Families - ANA is offering a grant opportunity titled "Social and Economic Development Strategies for Alaska-SEDS-AK". This grant aims to provide targeted support for Village-specific projects to improve and enhance the core capacity of Alaska Native Village governments in order to achieve social and economic self-sufficiency in Alaska. The grant supports the principle that social and economic development is interrelated and essential for the growth of thriving Native communities. The funding instrument type is a grant and the category of funding activity is Income Security and Social Services. The grant requires cost sharing or matching. The estimated total program funding is $1,000,000, with an award ceiling of $300,000 and an award floor of $50,000. The expected number of awards is 2. The eligible applicants for this grant are Federally-recognized Indian tribes in Alaska, Alaska Native villages, non-profit village consortia, non-profit Native organizations in Alaska, incorporated non-profit multi-purpose community-based Indian organizations, Urban Indian Centers, Native Community Development Financial Institutions, incorporated non-profit Alaska Native multipurpose, community-based organizations, non-profit Alaska Native Regional Corporations/Associations, and non-profit Alaska Native community entities or tribal governing bodies. The close date for applications is May 20, 2024, and the close date explanation states that electronically submitted applications must be submitted no later than 11:59 pm Eastern Standard Time on the listed application due date. For more information and to apply, visit the following website: https://www.acf.hhs.gov/ana.

Description

The Administration for Children and Families (ACF), Administration for Native Americans (ANA) announces the availability of Fiscal Year (FY) 2024 funds for community-based projects for the Social and Economic Development Strategies-Alaska (SEDS-AK) program.SEDS-AK is designed to provide targeted support for Village-specific projects to improve and enhance the core capacity of Alaska Native Village governments, who are central to fulfilling social and economic self-sufficiency in Alaska. This program promotes economic and social self-sufficiency for Alaska Natives and is intended to respond to the unique governmental structures and needs in Alaska. The SEDS-AK supports the principle that social and economic development is interrelated and essential for the growth of thriving Native communities. ANA is interested in supporting community-driven projects that build and strengthen core governmental capacity in the areas of administration and project management at the Alaska Native Village level.

Contact Information

Opportunity Lifecycle

Title
Type
Grant