SAMHSA Youth Empowerment Webinar Spotlight: Mariah Gladstone

The Center for Native American Youth partnered with the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Tribal Training and Technical Assistance (TTA) Center for a three-part webinar series on youth empowerment in Indian Country. On June 21, 2017, CNAY and SAMHSA featured 2017 Champion for Change Mariah Gladstone. She discussed her work as founder of … Continue reading SAMHSA Youth Empowerment Webinar Spotlight: Mariah Gladstone

Kellian Staggers Awarded CNAY Scholarship to Attend Columbia University’s Summer Program for High School Students

The Center for Native American Youth partners with Columbia University each year to offer a full-tuition, residential scholarship for one Native scholar to attend Columbia’s Summer Program for High School Students. During the 3-week summer immersion program, outstanding high school students explore their intellectual curiosity and interests in one area of study for an intensive … Continue reading Kellian Staggers Awarded CNAY Scholarship to Attend Columbia University’s Summer Program for High School Students

August Updates from the Center for Native American Youth

NEWSLETTER AUGUST 2016 Youth Spotlight: CNAY Scholar Maria Walker Spends Summer at Columbia University Maria Walker, a rising high school senior from the White Mountain Apache Tribe, earned a full scholarship from CNAY to attend Columbia University’s Summer Program for High School Students. While at Columbia, Maria studied business, finance, and economics while making friends and great connections that are … Continue reading August Updates from the Center for Native American Youth

Boys & Girls Clubs of America Great Think Indian Country

On July 12, CNAY joined national partners and Native youth for the Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) "Great Think" for Indian Country. BGCA's Great Think series is their thought leadership forum designed to inform policy, programs and strategic collaborations that address critical issues facing youth today. The Great Think for Indian Country focused on a … Continue reading Boys & Girls Clubs of America Great Think Indian Country

Maria Walker Awarded Scholarship to Attend Columbia Summer Program for High School Students

Each year, the Center for Native American Youth partners with Columbia University to offer one full-tuition and residential scholarship for a Native student to attend the Columbia Summer Program for High School Students. This 6-week summer program gives students the opportunity to explore a course of study that matches their interests in an intensive, collaborative … Continue reading Maria Walker Awarded Scholarship to Attend Columbia Summer Program for High School Students

CNAY Partners with Columbia University to Offer Summer Program Scholarship

The Center for Native American Youth will award one full tuition and residential scholarship for a Native student to attend Columbia University’s Summer Program for High School Students during summer 2016 in New York City. This scholarship is offered by CNAY in partnership with Columbia University's Secondary School Programs. The CNAY-Columbia scholarship covers the cost … Continue reading CNAY Partners with Columbia University to Offer Summer Program Scholarship

Feb 27 NOW Message: Columbia Summer Program

 Miiyu! ("Hello" in the Pechanga Luiseno language)  This NOW Message contains information about the Center for Native American Youth Scholarship for the Columbia University Summer High School Program! There is still time to apply! The full tuition and residential scholarship for Columbia's Summer Program for High School Students is offered in partnership by Columbia University's Secondary School … Continue reading Feb 27 NOW Message: Columbia Summer Program

Feb. 6 NOW: CNAY Scholarship – Columbia University Summer High School Program

 Heebe ("Hello" in the language of the Northern Arapaho)  This NOW Message contains information about the Center for Native American Youth Scholarship for the Columbia University Summer High School Program! The full tuition and residential scholarship for Columbia's Summer Program for High School Students is offered in partnership by Columbia University's Secondary School Programs and the Center for … Continue reading Feb. 6 NOW: CNAY Scholarship – Columbia University Summer High School Program

Scholar Stories: Columbia University’s Summer Program for High School Students

The 2013 Scholarship Application for the Columbia's Summer Program for High School Students is now available and to help describe this summer opportunity, the Center would like to share the past experiences of the two previous scholars who have participated in Columbia's Summer Program for High School Students.