Kia Ora -- (Greetings in the Māori Language)! This Gen-I Native Opportunities Weekly (NOW) message shares information about the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of Minority Health (OMH) Youth Health Equity Model of Practice. The Office of Minority Health Youth Health Equity Model of Practice provides Health Equity Fellowships to undergraduate, graduate … Continue reading Feb 2 Gen-I NOW: HHS Youth Health Equity Model of Practice
The joint Materials Research Center program at Columbia University and City College of NY (CCNY) supports support outstanding undergraduates as Summer Research Fellows each year. In addition, a joint Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program between Columbia and the City University of New York’s Advanced Science Research Center (ASRC) may have additional openings. Those selected … Continue reading Columbia University Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Summer 2017
Policy decisions focusing on children and families take place at the state level as well as at the federal level. To explore the possibility of extending its longstanding post-doctoral fellowship program focusing on federal child and family policy, the Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD) is excited to be piloting two new state … Continue reading Two New Programs Focusing on State Early Childhood Policy
Náwah!– (Hello in the Pawnee Language) This Gen-I Native Opportunities Weekly (NOW) message shares information about the Native American Career Success Academy and Gen-I Career Success Fellowship! The Center for Native American Youth and Native American Finance Officers Association (NAFOA) have joined forces to bring the Native American Career Success Academy to Native youth across the country! … Continue reading 11/17 Gen-I NOW: *NEW* Gen-I NACSA & Career Success Fellowship
Join the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) in celebrating nine of our nation’s master folk and traditional artists at two free events in Washington, DC. These artists are the recipients of the NEA National Heritage Fellowship, the nation’s highest honor in the folk and traditional arts. Among this year’s recipients are three Native American artists: … Continue reading National Endowment for the Arts Honors Indigenous Artists with Events in Washington, DC
Kúhaʔahat! (Hello in the Caddo Nation Language) Kou-hah-'ah-hot (ʔ=Glottal Stop) This NOW message shares information about the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) Native Graduate Health Fellowship! The National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) Native Graduate Health Fellowship aims to address the stark disparities in Native health by building a pipeline of Native health professionals … Continue reading Mar 17 Gen-I NOW Message: Apply by April 1 for NCAI’s Native Graduate Health Fellowship!
Hô! ("Hello!" in the Sac and Fox (Sauk) language) This NOW message shares information about the Boren Scholarship and Fellowship Applications! The Boren Foundation provides two amazing opportunities for interested students to fund a summer, semester, or entire academic year abroad! Boren scholars represent a vital pool of highly motivated individuals who study a foreign … Continue reading Jan 20 Gen-I NOW Message: Study Languages Abroad with Funding from the Boren Foundation!
The Center for Native American Youth is currently partnering with Northwest Area Foundation (NWAF) on efforts to encourage civic engagement and increased access to pipelines to opportunity for youth in Indian Country. This partnership aligns with CNAY's work with Generation Indigenous (Gen-I), an initiative aimed at removing the barriers that stand between Native youth and their opportunity … Continue reading CNAY Partners with Northwest Area Foundation to Increase Native Youth Access to Opportunity
Wunukeesuq! (Hello in the Wampanoag Nation Language) This NOW message contains information about the Equal Voice Journalism Fellowship and Scholarship. The Equal Voice Journalism Fellowship and Scholarship is a new fellowship initiative for emerging and established journalists from ethnic and mainstream media who cover issues on poverty. The Equal Voices Fellowship is for writers who have graduated … Continue reading June 10, 2015 Gen-I NOW: Equal Voice Journalism Fellowship & Schoalrship
The Center for Native American Youth is committed to serving as a resource platform for programs, services and opportunities that contribute to the development and success of young people in Indian Country. Click here for a list of 2015 summer opportunities with the federal government, specifically targeted toward engaging Native youth. Listings include opportunities with: Environmental … Continue reading Summer 2015 Federal Government Opportunities for Native Youth