Grants and Jobs

Opportunities – Federal contracts, grants, and jobs for and in the Mariana Islands:

(Last updated – 8/18/2017)

Grants:

  • Saltonstall-Kenny Competition- The objective of the S-K Grant Program is to address the needs of the fisheries and fishing communities in optimizing economic benefits by building and maintaining sustainable fisheries and practices, dealing with the impacts of conservation and management measures, and increasing other opportunities to use existing infrastructure to support keeping working waterfronts viable. Current closing date is October 10, 2017. For more information, go to https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=296392.
  • Family Self-Sufficiency Program- The FSS program support the Department’s strategic goal of utilizing housing as a platform for improving quality of life by helping HUD-assisted renters increase their economic security  and self-sufficiency. Current closing date is September 15, 2017. For more information, go to https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=296505.
  • Species Recovery Grant – The Species Recovery Grants to States Program, can be used to support conservation activities for any endangered or threatened species, as well as monitoring of candidate species, recently delisted species and species proposed for listing under the Endangered Species Act. Closing date is November 1, 2017. For more information, go to https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=296142.
  • Flood Mitigation Assistance – The Flood Mitigation Assistance grant program provides funds on an annual basis for measures to reduce or eliminate risk of flood damage to buildings insured under the National Flood Insurance Program. Closing date is November 14, 2017. For more information, go to https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=295313.
  • Pre-Disaster Mitigation – The Pre-Disaster Mitigation grant program provides funds on an annual basis for hazard mitigation planning and the implementation of mitigation projects prior to a disaster. The goal of the PDM grant program is to reduce overall risk to the population and structures, while at the same time reducing reliance on federal funding from actual disaster declarations. Closing date is November 14, 2017. For more information, go to https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=295314.
  • Choice Neighborhoods Planning Grants Program – The Department of Housing and Urban Development is soliciting applications for Planning and Action grants aimed to help communities build momentum for further planning and eventually transition implementation. Closing date is August 28, 2017. For more information, go to https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=295096.

Jobs:

  • Program Analyst – The Department of the Navy has an opening for a Program Analyst in Guam. Incumbent will analyze budget revisions to determine the effects on a program, evaluate fund expenditures to measure the efficiency of projects, present reports on issues (e.g., budget, problem resolution, management planning, policy issues) to managers and advise senior leaders on actions required to comply with legislation, policy, or regulations. Position is open until August 27, 2017. For more information, go to https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/477362700.
  • Environmental Protection Specialist – The Department of the Navy has an opening for an Environmental Protection Specialist in Guam. Incumbent will perform technical work to support management of the environmental compliance programs, collaborate with media managers to implement resolutions for non-routine deficiencies, develop and conduct formal and informal environmental compliance training for facility and tenant command personnel, assist in planning, scheduling, monitoring, and controlling environmental water programs and ensure coordination between accessory organizations are up to date with database requirements set forth under management plans. Position is open until August 27, 2017. For more information, go to https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/477364100.
  • Financial Operations Specialist – The Department of the Navy has an opening for a Financial Operations Specialist in Guam. Incumbent will provide comprehensive and effective services in the collections of revenues and accounting for financial transactions, the protection of controlled documents, commodity and property inventories and other functions of the division. Position is open until August 18, 2017. For more information, go to https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/476658600.
  • Secretary – The Department of the Navy has an opening for a Secretary in Guam. Incumbent will process and route correspondence, reports, memoranda, and other forms of written communication, compose letters and reports, and coordinate meeting arrangements and scheduling conferences. Position is open until August 21, 2017. For more information, go to https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/476684500
  • Veterinary Medical Officer – The Department of the Army has an opening for a Veterinary Medical Officer on Guam. Incumbent will perform professional veterinary work that involves the investigation, examination, treatment, and control of animals. Position is open until August 21, 2017. For more information, go to https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/476393500
  • Social Worker – The Department of Veterans Affairs has an opening for a Social Worker in Guam. Incumbent will provide case management, completes psychosocial assessments, directs clinic services for veterans and families, participates in outreach, and assists with access to community services. Position is open until August 21, 2017. For more information, go to https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/476469100