IRA - Indigenous Engagement Program (IEP)

Active
No
Status
Posted
Published Date
February 21st, 2024
Close Date
April 26th, 2024
Award Ceiling
$150,000.00
Award Floor
$15,000.00
Opportunity No.
NOAA-NMFS-FHQ-2024-25622

Agency

DOC NOAA - ERA Production (DOC-DOCNOAAERA)

Eligible Applicants

Small Businesses

Funding Category

Natural Resources

Funding Instrument

Cooperative Agreement

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The DOC NOAA - ERA Production is offering a federal grant opportunity titled "IRA - Indigenous Engagement Program (IEP)". The program aims to facilitate collaboration with Indigenous Knowledge holders to develop bi-directional and parallel knowledge pathways to support climate-informed fisheries and ecosystem policies regionally and internationally. Additionally, the program may support consortia that bring together Alaska Native community members to promote environmental monitoring and knowledge sharing workshops. The grant provides approximately $500,000 for projects addressing Indigenous engagement in Fiscal Year 2024, with an additional $250,000 available for multiple year projects in FY2025 and FY2026. Small businesses are eligible to apply. The deadline for applications is April 26, 2024. For more information, contact Laura.hoberecht@noaa.gov.

Description

The mission of the Alaska Fisheries Science Center (AFSC) Indigenous Engagement Program (IEP) is to facilitate collaboration with Indigenous Knowledge holders to develop bi-directional and parallel knowledge pathways to support climate-informed fisheries and ecosystem policies regionally and internationally. In addition, the IEP may support consortia that bring together Alaska Native community members to promote environmental monitoring and knowledge sharing workshops. For Fiscal Year 2024, NMFS anticipates that approximately $500,000 could be made available for projects that address Indigenous engagement as identified in the Program Priority Section (I.B.1 - I.B.3). An additional $250,000 in each of FY2025 and FY2026 could be made available as well for multiple year projects.

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Type
Grant