July 7 Gen-I NOW: We R Native Photo Contest

Náwah! (Hello in the Pawnee Language) NAH-Wahh

This Gen-I Native Opportunities Weekly (NOW) message shares information about The We R Native Photo Contest.

Whether it’s hitting the powwow trail or pulling in canoe journey, summer is a great time to connect with culture. We know that culture plays an important role in maintaining and improving our community’s health. Whether it’s hitting the powwow trail or pulling in canoe journey, summer is a great time to connect with your culture. Encourage youth you know to get involved in cultural activities and share their experience by entering this month’s We R Native contest.

ELIGIBILITY:

  • American Indian and Alaska Native youth 15-24 years old

TO APPLY:

  • Youth can enter online or by sharing their story on social media using #REPRESENT
  • Fill out online form HERE

DEADLINE:

  • August 20th, 2016

AWARD:

  • Stories will be featured on weRnative.org and youth will be entered to win up to $150 (1st place), $100 (2nd place), or $75 (3rd place)!

For more information:

Click here weRnative.org to learn more and get started on your application!

Additionally, you can contact 503.416.3307 or email native@npaihb.org for more information, including answers to questions, instructions and guidelines

By submitting an entry, you grant the Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board (NPAIHB) the right to use, edit, and disseminate submissions in print, online, and through other forms of media for educational, public service, or health awareness purposes. By submitting an entry, you release the NPAIHB and its agents and employees from all claims, demands, and liabilities whatsoever in connection with the above. See more at: http://www.wernative.org/contests/summer-2016#sthash.jV9jGRFm.dpuf

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