NIEJI Native Elder Abuse Innovation Grant

Deadline 6/30

Funding Details: NIEJI Native Elder Abuse Innovation Grant – Rural Health Information Hub

The NIEJI Innovation Grant provides funding to tribal community-based organizations to carry out activities to prevent, identify, and address elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation in local tribal communities.

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National Indigenous Elders Justice Initiative Innovation Grant Announced

The National Indigenous Elders Justice Initiative (NIEJI) has released a call for proposals for the Native Elder Abuse Innovation Awards 2017. The NIEJI Innovation Grant focuses on developing strategies to address the issue of elder abuse in American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian communities. The NIEJI Innovation Grant can be used to develop elder protection programs, gather tribal data about elder abuse in Indian Country, and/or produce additional training modules for professionals on working on elder abuse in Indian Country.

The application due date is Friday, June 30, 2017.

To find out more about the NIEJI Innovation Grant, please click here.