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Support for Healthy Food Initiatives in Native Communities
First Nations Development Institute: Seeds of Native Health
First Nations Development Institute (First Nations) is accepting proposals for the “Seeds of Native Health” grant program under the Native Agriculture and Food Systems initiative. The purpose of the Seeds of Native Health grant program is to support Native tribes and organizations working to eliminate food insecurity, promote access to fresh and healthy foods, and provide increased access to nutritional programs aimed at improving the overall nutrition and health of Native people and communities. Native American-controlled nonprofit organizations, tribes and tribal departments, tribal organizations, and Native American community-based groups are eligible to apply. Up to 16 grant awards ranging from $30,000 to $40,000 will be awarded. The application deadline is May 21, 2015. Visit the First Nations website to learn more about the program and submit an online application.