The Office of Indian Energy and Economic Development (IEED), through its Native American Business Development Institute (NABDI), announced today it is soliciting proposals from Tribes for technical assistance funding to hire consultants to perform feasibility studies of economic development opportunities located in designated Opportunity Zones.

IEED anticipates award of approximately twenty (20) to twenty-five (25) grants under this announcement ranging in value from approximately $25,000 to $75,000.  The program can fund projects only one year at a time. IEED will use a competitive evaluation process based on criteria described in the Review and Selection Process section at section IX of this notice.You can find more information here.