Request for Proposals: 2013 Native Youth and Culture Fund-Due March 1!

7 02 2013

Request for Proposals: 2013 Native Youth and Culture Fund

 

First Nations seeks projects that:

are solid matches between the project purpose and one or more of the NYCF priorities;
demonstrate innovative and comprehensive activities;
have a clear focus on building healthier communities through preserving, strengthening, or renewing Native culture and cultural traditions among youth;
demonstrate the ability and/or experience necessary to accomplish the project;
have a clear plan of action, specific goals and objectives, and a process to periodically assess, document, and disseminate progress and lessons learned;
are feasible, cost-effective, and sustainable;
form partnerships and/or engage broad community participation and support; and
have potential for application and replication in other Native communities.





RUS Rural Broadband Access Loan Program Regs Published

6 02 2013

The final regulation for the RUS Rural Broadband Access Loan Program (Farm Bill Broadband Loan Program) was published today in the Federal Register. Please contact Mary Campanola if you have any questions at 202-720-8822 or mary.campanola@wdc.usda.gov

See: 7 CFR 1738 Final Rule 2-6-2013.pdf