Grants and Honors


National Science Foundation


NSF Grant No. ARC-0503460. SGER: Making a New Collection of Indigenous Resources About Arctic Climate Change Available to the Public for Research and Education.

NSF Grant No. GEO-0417447. Developing a Pilot Collection of Digital Native Science Resources for DLESE.

NSF Grant No. ESI-0224900. Using traditional paradigms of Native Science to structure informal science education films (planning grant)

NSF Grant No. GEO-0138004. Stories from the Circle: Science and Native Wisdom.

NSF Grant No. DUE-9254171. Design and implementation of a Bioliteracy Laboratory course to replace traditional introductory non-majors biology laboratories at colleges and universities. D. [Hill] Adams and D. Wivagg, co-PIs. (This grant led to Tapestry’s founding.)

Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.

Additional Support from:

The Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian

The Shiprock campus of Diné College through NIH Grant No. 1R25GM61396-02.

The American Association for the Advancement of Science

Keely and Pierce Brosnan

Dean Koontz

Elizabeth Taylor

The John Templeton Foundation