Application: The most recent Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) (PDF, 447 KB) is available for reference.
Grant Amount: $5,000 - $100,000
Grant Period: Up to two years
Cost Share Requirement: None
All grant programs are subject to the availability of funds and IMLS discretion. The deadlines and other information are tentative until the FY 2021 NOFO is posted. The next anticipated deadline is November 16, 2020.
Native American/Native Hawaiian Museum Services grants support Indian tribes and organizations that primarily serve and represent Native Hawaiians. They are intended to provide opportunities to sustain heritage, culture, and knowledge through strengthened activities in areas such as exhibitions, educational services and programming, professional development, and collections stewardship.
Museum Program Specialist
Learn more about museum grant programs by participating in IMLS webinars.
A general presentation on IMLS museum grants. We recommend that you view this presentation before participating in a program-specific webinar. The FY 2021 webinar would be posted in advance of the deadline. This FY 2020 webinar remains available for reference.
FY 2020 Native American/Native Hawaiian Museum Services webinar. The FY 2021 webinar would be posted in advance of the deadline. This FY 2020 webinar remains available for reference.