Tribal Business Planning Grant (TBPG)

PURPOSE: The Tribal Business Planning Grants (TBPG) of the Indian Country Economic Development Program funding is intended to assist tribal governments and tribal organizations in deploying comprehensive business planning strategies and activities.

GRANT APPLICATION PERIOD: July 1, 2022 to August 31, 2022

ELIGIBLE APPLICANTS: The governing bodies of each of Montana’s eight tribal governments are the only eligible applicants for this portion of the Program.  Should a governing body not make application by the deadline, legally recognized tribal organizations may apply for the funding.

GRANT AMOUNT: A maximum of $30,000 per governing body per fiscal year will be available in fiscal year 2022.  The Department retains sole and broad discretion over the use of any funds not applied for by an eligible governing body by August 31, 2021 for the fiscal year.

GUIDELINES: Click HERE for the 2022 TBPG program guidelines.