Agency: Health & Human Services Dept. (Admin. for Children & Families-ACF); Program: State and Tribal Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA) Implementation Partnership Grants (CFDA Number: 93.648) (Funding Opportunity Number: HHS-2016-ACF-ACYF-CT-1123); Eligibility: Governments, tribes, colleges, nonprofits with or without 501 (c)(3) status and faith-based groups & universities; Funding (Estimated): $1.4 million for four awards (no match required); Deadline: TBA, June (tentative).
Summary: Agency sources tell us this solicitation will be released in April with a June deadline. Grantees must improve the way children are treated in the child welfare system. The grants support the creation of effective practice model partnerships between state courts and/or court improvement program, state public child welfare agency and a tribe. Projects must coordinate with state child welfare systems. For the program website, go to: www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/cb.