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2011 Awards - Alaska Region

Published: October 1, 2011
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Grantee: Native Village of Chenega IRA Council
Project: Making Our Future: Self-Governance Enhancement
Location: Chenega Bay, Alaska 99574
ANA T/TA Region: Alaska
ACF Region: Region X
Program Area: Alaska Social and Economic Development Strategies
Sub-Area: Infrastructure and Governance
Project Period: 2009-2012
FY 2009 Award: $117,762
FY 2010 Award: $101,866
FY 2011 Award: $57,764
 
Providing training to enable the Chenega Bay tribal leaders and the tribal administration to independently, efficiently, and successfully manage local programs.
Grantee: Organized Village of Kasaan
Project: 2011 Environmental Enhancement Grant - Develop ordinances and a sustainable recycling program
Location: Ketchikan, Alaska 99950
ANA T/TA Region: Alaska
ACF Region: Region X
Program Area: Environmental Regulatory Enhancement
Sub-Area: Energy/Environment/Conservation
Project Period: 2011-2012
FY 2011 Award: $119,094
 
Establishing an action plan to include a recycling program, regulatory work, and address the community's solid waste disposal issues.
Grantee: Sun'aq Tribe of Kodiak
Project: Sun'aq Environmental Resource Protection Project
Location: Kodiak, Alaska 99615
ANA T/TA Region: Alaska
ACF Region: Region X
Program Area: Environmental Regulatory Enhancement
Sub-Area: Energy/Environment/Conservation
Project Period: 2009-2012
FY 2009 Award: $186,327
FY 2010 Award: $198,449
FY 2011 Award: $201,674
 
Documenting subsistence usage and traditional ecological knowledge to develop an environmental strategic plan to build the Tribe's capacity to participate in environmental regulatory discussions.
Grantee: Telida Tribal Council
Project: Upper Kuskokwim Traditional Subsistence Water Quality and Land Documentation Project
Location: Fairbanks, Alaska 99708
ANA T/TA Region: Alaska
ACF Region: Region X
Program Area: Environmental Regulatory Enhancement
Sub-Area: Energy/Environment/Conservation
Project Period: 2011-2013
FY 2011 Award: $157,764
 
Establishing a water quality baseline in the upper Kuskokwim River watershed and building tribal capacity to monitor environmental impacts on traditional subsistence areas.
Grantee: Yukon River Inter-Tribal Watershed Council
Project: Building Capacities to Self Regulate and Monitor Sewage Discharge in the Yukon River Waters
Location: Fairbanks, Alaska 99701
ANA T/TA Region: Alaska
ACF Region: Region X
Program Area: Environmental Regulatory Enhancement
Sub-Area: Energy/Environment/Conservation
Project Period: 2009-2012
FY 2009 Award: $200,400
FY 2010 Award: $204,642
FY 2011 Award: $205,900
 
Building capacity of local communities operating wastewater lagoons to comply with regulations and reduce the impact of discharge in the Yukon River watershed.
Grantee: Native Village of Afognak
Project: Tamamta Tangipet Tuniutapet? "All of Us Are Tending Our Light?"
Location: Kodiak, Alaska 99615
ANA T/TA Region: Alaska
ACF Region: Region X
Program Area: Family Preservation
Sub-Area: Strengthening Families
Project Period: 2007-2012
FY 2007 Award: $199,245
FY 2008 Award: $201,740
FY 2009 Award: $202,902
FY 2010 Award: $203,081
FY 2011 Award: $207,064
 
Offering youth and parents culturally-appropriate healthy relationships education; conducting youth summer camps on healthy relationships; and offering awareness events on healthy relationships and marriages.
Grantee: Chickaloon Native Village
Project: Nay'dini'aa Na' Kenage'Bene'nedze Project
Location: Chickaloon, Alaska 99674
ANA T/TA Region: Alaska
ACF Region: Region X
Program Area: Native American Language Preservation and Maintenance
Sub-Area: Education
Project Period: 2009-2012
FY 2009 Award: $196,140
FY 2010 Award: $199,298
FY 2011 Award: $203,858
 
Increasing fluency in the Ahtna Athabascan language and in the number of language teachers by using a mentoring project.
Grantee: Goldbelt Heritage Foundation
Project: Tlingit Flowing Through Generations: A Region-Wide Approach to Language Revitalization
Location: Juneau, Alaska 99801
ANA T/TA Region: Alaska
ACF Region: Region X
Program Area: Native American Language Preservation and Maintenance
Sub-Area: Education
Project Period: 2009-2012
FY 2009 Award: $194,921
FY 2010 Award: $194,869
FY 2011 Award: $197,063
 
Providing critical support to Tlingit language teachers in the areas of language development, training in Tlingit grammar, and collaboration in language lesson development.
Grantee: Ketchikan Indian Corporation
Project: Reversing Language Shift in Southern Southeast Alaska: Tlingit, Haida and Tsimshian
Location: Ketchikan, Alaska 99901
ANA T/TA Region: Alaska
ACF Region: Region X
Program Area: Native American Language Preservation and Maintenance
Sub-Area: Education
Project Period: 2010-2012
FY 2010 Award: $135,872
FY 2011 Award: $132,335
 
Providing a foundation for continued language preservation efforts by developing Tlingit, Haida, and Tsimshian language curriculum specific to adult language learners in Ketchikan, Alaska.
Grantee: Native Village of Afognak
Project: Kodiak Alutiiq (Qik'rtarmiut) Teacher Mentorship Project
Location: Kodiak, Alaska 99615
ANA T/TA Region: Alaska
ACF Region: Region X
Program Area: Native American Language Preservation and Maintenance
Sub-Area: Education
Project Period: 2011-2014
FY 2011 Award: $299,283
 
Building community's capacity to provide immersion instruction through teacher mentorship and instructional resource development.
Grantee: Telida Village Council
Project: Dinak'i Athabascan (Upper Kuskokwim) Language Preservation and Revitalization Project
Location: Fairbanks, Alaska 99708
ANA T/TA Region: Alaska
ACF Region: Region X
Program Area: Native American Language Preservation and Maintenance
Sub-Area: Education
Project Period: 2010-2013
FY 2010 Award: $113,669
FY 2011 Award: $116,600
 
Developing interactive multimedia resources for a new web site to provide interesting and culturally appropriate language learning opportunities.
Grantee: Yakutat Tlingit Tribe
Project: Documenting Our Yakutat Lingit Way of Life
Location: Yakutat, Alaska 99689
ANA T/TA Region: Alaska
ACF Region: Region X
Program Area: Native American Language Preservation and Maintenance
Sub-Area: Education
Project Period: 2011-2014
FY 2011 Award: $307,136
 
Revitalizing the Yakutat Tlingit language by providing teacher training, developing language materials, and curriculum resources for field testing.
Grantee: Alaska Native Heritage Center
Project: Youth Development Project to Improve Community Connectedness, Educational and Vocational Outcomes for Alaska Native Youth
Location: Anchorage, Alaska 99504
ANA T/TA Region: Alaska
ACF Region: Region X
Program Area: Social and Economic Development Strategies
Sub-Area: Education
Project Period: 2011-2014
FY 2011 Award: $382,789
 
Assisting Native youth in achieving their goals within the areas of high school graduation, college and/or vocational school placement, career opportunities, military, and/or leadership and volunteerism.
Grantee: Bristol Bay Area Health Corporation
Project: BBAHC Village Clinic Electronic Health Record Deployment Project
Location: Dillingham, Alaska 99576
ANA T/TA Region: Alaska
ACF Region: Region X
Program Area: Social and Economic Development Strategies
Sub-Area: Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
Project Period: 2009-2012
FY 2009 Award: $390,774
FY 2010 Award: $305,017
FY 2011 Award: $180,495
 
Establishing the infrastructure and providing training for the development of an Electronic Health Records System to safeguard the health and well-being of patients.
Grantee: Cheesh'na Tribal Council
Project: Cheesh'na Individual Development Account Project
Location: Gakona, Alaska 99586
ANA T/TA Region: Alaska
ACF Region: Region X
Program Area: Social and Economic Development Strategies
Sub-Area: Economic Stability/Working Families
Project Period: 2009-2012
FY 2009 Award: $82,000
FY 2010 Award: $104,186
FY 2011 Award: $94,295
 
Developing and implementing an Individual Development Account program to assist tribal members in achieving home ownership and start small businesses within their community.
Grantee: Chickaloon Native Village
Project: Tene Ninicezet (Trails I Am Thinking About) Project
Location: Chickaloon, Alaska 99674
ANA T/TA Region: Alaska
ACF Region: Region X
Program Area: Social and Economic Development Strategies
Sub-Area: Energy/Environment/Conservation
Project Period: 2010-2013
FY 2010 Award: $271,502
FY 2011 Award: $264,178
 
Enhancing tribal governance and land stewardship of Chickaloon traditional lands by designing and implementing a trails and recreation planning, management, and ecotourism plan.
Grantee: Old Harbor Tribal Council
Project: Old Harbor King Crab Rehabilitation Project - Phase 2
Location: Old Harbor, Alaska 99643
ANA T/TA Region: Alaska
ACF Region: Region X
Program Area: Social and Economic Development Strategies
Sub-Area: Economic Stability/Working Families
Project Period: 2010-2012
FY 2010 Award: $168,651
FY 2011 Award: $174,015
 
Determining optimal production inputs for existing king crab hatchery, establishing new king crab hatchery and preparing a business plan to improve economic opportunities for the community.
Grantee: Sun'aq Tribe of Kodiak
Project: Kodiak Island WildSource, wholly owned subsidiary of the Sun'aq Tribe of Kodiak
Location: Kodiak, Alaska 99615
ANA T/TA Region: Alaska
ACF Region: Region X
Program Area: Social and Economic Development Strategies
Sub-Area: Economic Stability/Working Families
Project Period: 2010-2013
FY 2010 Award: $458,665
FY 2011 Award: $499,803
 
Increasing processing and sales of locally caught salmon in order to expand tribal members' participation in the salmon industry as fisherman, processors, and marketers.
Grantee: Yukon River Drainage Fisheries Association
Project: Yukon River Culture Camps
Location: Anchorage, Alaska 99501
ANA T/TA Region: Alaska
ACF Region: Region X
Program Area: Social and Economic Development Strategies
Sub-Area: Education
Project Period: 2011-2013
FY 2011 Award: $109,494
 
Improving the well-being of youth by preserving the cultures and subsistence way of life in Alaska Native communities of the Yukon River through fishing camps for youth, intergenerational activities, and offering mentoring.
Grantee: Holy Cross Village
Project: Holy Cross Youth Cultural Program Development
Location: Holy Cross, Alaska 99602
ANA T/TA Region: Alaska
ACF Region: Region X
Program Area: Social and Economic Development Strategies- Tribal Governance
Sub-Area: Infrastructure and Governance
Project Period: 2011-2014
FY 2011 Award: $165,198
 
Developing a culture-based youth development program to restore cultural traditions and provide social and cultural activities to the youth of Holy Cross.
Grantee: Ketchikan Indian Corporation
Project: Student Strength, Tribal Strength
Location: Ketchikan, Alaska 99901
ANA T/TA Region: Alaska
ACF Region: Region X
Program Area: Social and Economic Development Strategies- Tribal Governance
Sub-Area: Education
Project Period: 2011-2013
FY 2011 Award: $161,426
 
Improving interoperability between the Tribal community and the local school district by empowering Tribal leaders and parents to advocate for Tribal youths’ educational rights.
Grantee: Port Graham Village Council
Project: Restructuring for Effective Leadership into the Future
Location: Port Graham, Alaska 99603
ANA T/TA Region: Alaska
ACF Region: Region X
Program Area: Social and Economic Development Strategies- Tribal Governance
Sub-Area: Infrastructure and Governance
Project Period: 2011-2014
FY 2011 Award: $131,399
Developing new policies and procedures manuals, training administrative staff and the Tribal Council, and developing standardized practices for the Tribal Council to have the authority to act as the Tribal Court.