Frequently Asked Questions

Here are some answers to frequently asked questions, if your question is not here please feel free to reach out to us.


  • Does my application absolutely need a letter of support from the Governor?

Yes, every application requires a letter of support from the Governor.

  • We got a letter from the Governor last year; do we need to get an updated letter?

Yes, all new applications need an updated letter.

  • We are working with multiple Pueblos on our project, do we need a letter of support from each Governor?

Yes, we must receive a letter of support from each Governor.

  • Do you accept unsolicited proposals?

No, we do not. Please submit proposals during our regular granting cycles.

  • How long do we have to complete our project?

You have one year to complete your project. Extension will be granted only for unforeseeable and unavoidable circumstances.

  • Do you fund individuals? No, we do not fund individuals.


  • If I apply, as an individual on behalf of an organization or program, and we are awarded, can you send the check directly to me? No, we cannot, you will have to find a fiscal sponsor or work with Pueblo leadership to determine how funding can be disbursed for your project.