SUMMARY: The Secretary of the Interior (Secretary), through the Office of Trust Services, hereby solicits cooperative agreement/co-operative agreement proposals from tribal non-profit, non-governmental organizations, tribally controlled colleges or universities serving management fields impacted by climate change to enter into a cooperative agreement for the identification and hiring of tribal climate science liaisons to address tribal climate change science needs. This agreement provides a mechanism for the BIA to provide the Tribal Organization with non-recurring funding for mutually agreed upon tasks in keeping with the climate science needs of the BIA and all tribal communities in the respective region (per boundaries of U.S. Geological Survey Climate Science Centers see map of CSCs

General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Program Number
Federal Agency/Office
Agency: Department of the Interior
Office: Bureau of Indian Affairs
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
Cooperative Agreement
Number of Awards Available
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Applicant Eligibility
See full announcement under the "Related Documents" tab for complete instruction on eligibility requirements.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Application Procedure
See full announcement under the "Related Documents" tab for complete instruction on submmision of proposals. This solicitation closes on February 12, 2016, at 5:00pm Eastern Standard Time. All proposals must be recieved prior to the closing date.
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
This program does not have cost sharing or matching requirements.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Headquarters Office
Mark Broughton
Contract Specialist
Phone 703-390-6408
Website Address
E-mail Address
Financial Information


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