Gen-I Native Opportunities Weekly: National Urban Indian Youth Alliance – Youth Board Positions

Loloma (Hello in the Hopi Language), 

This NOW message contains information about youth board positions at the National Urban Indian Youth Alliance.

The National Urban Indian Youth Alliance (NUIYA) is currently accepting applications for positions on their Board of Directors. NUIYA is a new youth driven organization that advocates for American Indian and Alaska Native youth living in urban areas. The organization was created for and by Native youth with the goal of providing a national, unified voice for urban Indian youth and a platform to engage local and national philanthropic organizations, city and state governments, and tribal entities. NUIYA also provides grants and other finding opportunities to individuals, student and youth groups, organizations, and tribal entities that emphasize and work with urban Indian Youth. The organization is headquartered in Washington D.C., with regional hubs in Denver and Seattle.

Applications are currently being accepted on a rolling basis and positions are open until filled.


  • Youth aged 25 and younger
  • Resident of an urban area

For more information about the organization and to apply please follow this link. Additionally, if you or your organization is interested in collaborating, becoming a partner, or supporting NUIYA in another way, please contact the organization here.

We encourage you to visit our website ( 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 and Generation Indigenous.

Don’t see what you’re looking for? Email us back and let us know what types of Native youth opportunities you are looking for and we can be sure to include them in upcoming emails. We invite you to share your feedback. You can also sign up for CNAY’s newsletter here.


Center for Native American Youth


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