The purpose of this IHS grant program is to enhance and develop health management infrastructure and assist Tribes/Tribal Organizations (T/TO) in assuming all or part of existing Indian Health Service (IHS) programs, functions, services and activities (PFSA) through a Title I Indian Self-Determination
and Education Assistance Act (ISDEAA) contract and assist established Title I ISDEAA contractors and Title V ISDEAA compactors to further develop and improve management capability.
In addition, Tribal Management Grants are available to T/TOs under the authority of 25 U.S.C.
Section 5322(e) for the following:
(1) obtaining technical assistance from providers designated by the T/TO (including T/TOs that operate mature contracts) for the purposes of program planning and evaluation, including the development of any management systems necessary for contract management, and the development of cost allocation plans for indirect cost rates; and (2) planning, designing, monitoring, and evaluating Federal programs serving T/TOs, including Federal administrative functions.
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Federal Register publication of full Notice of Funding OpportunityAdditional Information of Eligibility:
"Indian Tribes" and "Tribal Organizations" (T/TOs) as defined by the ISDEAA are eligible to apply for the TMG Program.
The definitions for each entity type are outlined below.
Only one application per Tribe/Tribal organization is allowed.
--> An Indian Tribe as defined by 25 U.S.C.
The term "Indian tribe" means any Indian tribe, band, nation, or other organized group or community, including any Alaska Native village or group or regional or village corporation as defined in or established pursuant to the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (85 Stat.
688) [43 U.S.C.
1601 et seq.], which is recognized as eligible for the special programs and services provided by the United States to Indians because of their status as Indians.
--> A Tribal organization as defined by 25 U.S.C.
The term "tribal organization" means the recognized governing body of any Indian tribe; any legally established organization of Indians which is controlled, sanctioned, or chartered by such governing body or which is democratically elected by the adult members of the Indian community to be served by such organization and which includes the maximum participation of Indians in all phases of its activities: provided that, in any case where a contract is let or grant made to an organization to perform services benefiting more than one Indian tribe, the approval of each such Indian tribe shall be a prerequisite to the letting or making of such contract or grant.Full Opportunity Web Address:https://www.federalregister.gov/d/2019-11099Contact: Agency Email Description:
Grants Management Office Agency Email: Date Posted:
2019-05-29Application Due Date: Archive Date: