FY2013 NAGPRA Grant Guidelines and Application Available Online

 Two types of grants are available – Consultation/Documentation Grants and Repatriation Grants. Each has a separate application process. The National NAGPRA Program, within the National Park Service, administers both Consultation/Documentation and Repatriation Grants.

Eligibility: Museums with possible NAGPRA collections, Indian tribes, and Native Hawaiian organizations as defined in NAGPRA are eligible to apply.

NAGPRA Grants Calendar for FY2013
  • Oct. 1, 2012 - Jan. 4, 2013 - Draft project proposal submissions for pre-review assistance
  • March 6, 2013 - Deadline to submit applications for project proposals
  • July 9, 2013 - Target date for grant award announcements
  • Oct. 1, 2012 - June 15, 2013 - Period in which to request noncompetitive repatriation grants
  • TBA - webinar, grants training

Please see Application Guidelines and Forms for more information.

Additionally there is an upcoming webinar on December 13, 2012 called The Ingredients of a Successful NAGPRA Grant Application to learn about the NAGPRA grants program, review the FY2013 Consultation/Documentation grant application, and find out about new resources available on the NAGPRA Program’s website to assist in preparing grant requests. Click here for more information and registration details.