|M’hahm’ijah! (“Greetings” in the Yavapai language)This NOW message contains information about Community Service Mini Grants from We R Native!
Start your school year off by getting involved in your community! We R Native provides Community Service Mini Grants (up to $475) to Native youth ages 13 to 21. Past recipients have used their funds to create safety classes, start community gardens, or host a fun run or walk. You can read more about these youth-led projects by visiting the We R Native website.
We R Native accepts applications throughout the year. To apply, students need to fill out the application and describe the plan for the project by answering the following questions:
Click here to review the application and the full list of requirements.
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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Center for Native American Youth
|About the Center for Native American Youth
Founded by former US Senator Byron Dorgan, the Center for Native American Youth (CNAY) is a policy program within the Aspen Institute, headquartered in Washington, DC. While a part of The Aspen Institute, CNAY is also overseen by a Board of Advisors. The goal of CNAY 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.