We support the economic development of American Indian and Alaska Native communities by offering access to capital through grant opportunities.

All economic endeavors pose some degree of risk. Many of our grants fund feasibility studies that help tribes assess their risks and make informed decisions about their economic futures.

  • Native American Business Development Institute (NABDI)

    Native American Business Development Institute (NABDI) Grant

    The NABDI grant helps tribal leaders evaluate and identify viable economic opportunities for their communities

  • National Tribal Broadband Grant (NTBG)

    National Tribal Broadband Grant (NTBG)

    NTBG aims to establish and expand broadband access in Native communities.

  • Living Languages Grant Program (LLGP)

    Living Languages Grant Program (LLGP)

    The grant program provides funding to tribes to preserve their Native languages.

  • Energy and Mineral Development Program (EMDP)

    Energy and Mineral Development Program (EMDP) Grant

    The EMDP grant provides tribes with the opportunity to evaluate the energy and mineral resource potential of their lands.

  • Tribal Energy Development Capacity (TEDC) Grant

    Tribal Energy Development Capacity (TEDC) Grant

    The TEDC grant offers funding for tribes to develop their energy business or expand their energy capabilities.

  • Indian Business Incubators Program (IBIP)

    Indian Business Incubators Program (IBIP)

    The program will provide Native entrepreneurs with the tools needed to grow their businesses and offer products or services to tribal communities.

  • Tribal Tourism Grant Program (TTGP)

    Tribal Tourism Grant Program (TTGP)

    The Tribal Tourism Grant Program (TTGP) supports tribal economic development and fulfills the mission of the NATIVE Act by providing funding for tribes to conduct feasibility studies to help them make informed decisions about potential tourism projects.