Pablan (Greetings/Welcome in the Iñupiat
This Native Opportunities Weekly (NOW) message
shares information about the
fellowship program with Young
People For (YP4) Fellowship is a leadership development program
focusing on identifying, engaging and empowering young progressive leaders.
This is a one-year fellowship program that equips college students with the
skills and resources necessary to create lasting change on their campuses
and in their communities.
The fellowship kicks off with a five-day
Summit in Washington, DC, where 200 fellows connect with other progressive
leaders, attend skill-building workshops, learn about powerful strategies
and tactics for sustainable social change, and strategize for the future.
Check out videos from the most recent Summit — and meet some fellows — at www.youtube.com/youngpeoplefor.
Throughout the fellowship, you’ll be
offered financial support, technical support and media assistance while
implementing a meaningful Blueprint for Social Justice Project of your own
Required Documents for the application
include: 3 short essays and a
Learn more and nominate yourself or a
friend for the 2014-2015 fellowship at: http://www.youngpeoplefor.org/programs/fellowship
Application Deadline: February
We encourage you to visit our website (www.cnay.org) for a comprehensive list
of available resources (scholarships, fellowships, summer programs, grant
opportunities, etc.). Thank you for your continued support and interest in
the Center for Native American Youth.
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About the Center
Founded by former US Senator Byron Dorgan, the
Center is a policy program within the Aspen Institute, headquartered in
Washington, DC. While a part of The Aspen Institute, the Center is also
overseen by a Board of Advisors. The goal of the Center is to bring greater
national attention to the issues facing Native American youth, and to
foster solutions, with special emphasis on youth suicide prevention. How you can help.
Center for Native
American Youth, One Dupont Circle, NW , Suite 700, Washington, DC 20036