Montana Dept. of Commerce

There are presently no open calls for submissions.


The Indian Country Programs at the Montana Department of Commerce offers a variety of technical assistance and grant programs targeted towards economic development for projects that strengthen the economy and languages of tribal nations in Montana through the development and enhancement of business opportunities and tribal languages on reservations, in tribal communities, and for Native American businesses. 

Scroll down to find the application link for each grant category and click 'Submit' to start the application process.  To begin an application, first time users of the Submittable™ platform will be prompted to create a required profile for application submission.  For additional information on each announcement, click on the 'More' down arrow button next to each announcement.

Current and Upcoming Funding Opportunities:

  • Native American Business Advisor (NABA) Grant application period June 27 to July 31, 2019
  • Indian Equity Fund application period July 1 to September 30, 2019
  • Tribal Business Planning Grant application period July 1 to September 30, 2019
  • Montana Indian Language Program application period July 31 to September 27, 2019

Additional information can be found in our program guidelines at:

Montana Dept. of Commerce