Champion for Change Dahkota Brown Honored by National Education Association

On July 2, the National Education Association hosted their 154th annual meeting and 95th Representative Assembly, where more than 7,500 delegates convened to vote on major issues impacting public schools, students and teachers, and to work towards improving learning environments nationwide. As part of the annual meeting, the NEA Minority Community Organizing and Partnerships Department and NEA … Continue reading Champion for Change Dahkota Brown Honored by National Education Association

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Southwest Conservation Corps – Ancestral Lands Seeks Paid Intern to Serve in Nebraska National Forest and Grasslands

Southwest Conservation Corps – Ancestral Lands is a program of Conservation Legacy. Southwest Conservation Corps – Ancestral Lands, is focused on connecting Native American youth, young adults, and Post-9/11 military veterans with conservation service work projects on public lands. The program promotes professional and personal growth, experiential learning, and an ethic of natural resource stewardship while incorporating … Continue reading Southwest Conservation Corps – Ancestral Lands Seeks Paid Intern to Serve in Nebraska National Forest and Grasslands

June 15 Gen-I NOW: Scholarships to Attend the Emerging Leaders Summit

(Aniin) (Hello in the Ojibwe language)! This Gen-I Native Opportunities Weekly (NOW) message shares information about the Emerging Native Leaders Summit 2016 (ENLS2016) offered by Native American Contractors Association (NACA). The Emerging Leaders Summit is for individuals (and youth over the age of 19) who dream to push themselves to be the best Tribal Leader, … Continue reading June 15 Gen-I NOW: Scholarships to Attend the Emerging Leaders Summit

US Labor Department announces $100M America’s Promise Grant Competition

News Release US Labor Department announces $100M America’s Promise grant competition to strengthen, expand regional job training partnerships Grants will support tuition-free programs tailored to industry-specific skills WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Labor today announced the availability of approximately $100 million in America's Promise Job-Driven Grants to develop and grow regional partnerships between workforce … Continue reading US Labor Department announces $100M America’s Promise Grant Competition

May 25 Gen-I NOW: Apply by June 17 for Native American Fish & Wildlife Scholarship

Ta’c halaxp! Good afternoon in the Nez Perce (Nimipuutimt) Language! This Gen-I Native Opportunities Weekly (NOW) message shares information about the Native American Fish & Wildlife Society’s Southwest Region Scholarship! The Native American Fish & Wildlife Society offers a scholarship to assist and enable Native American students in the Southwest Region pursue a course of study leading to an … Continue reading May 25 Gen-I NOW: Apply by June 17 for Native American Fish & Wildlife Scholarship

Share Your Opinion for the Chance to Win a Full Nike N7 Package

Native youth drive our work. That’s why since our launch in 2011 the Center for Native American Youth (CNAY) has traveled to 23 states and connected with more than 5,000 Native youth to better understand their challenges, strengths, and priorities in urban and reservation communities. Now, we’re bringing our roundtable online. We want to expand … Continue reading Share Your Opinion for the Chance to Win a Full Nike N7 Package

Apr 27 Gen-I NOW: Wilson-Hooper Veterinary Medicine Assistance Program

Kíl 'láa (Hello in the Haida language)! This Gen-I Native Opportunities Weekly (NOW) message shares information about the Wilson-Hooper Veterinary Medicine Assistance Program! Created in memory of Jane Wilson Hooper and Colonel Philip L. Hooper, the goal of the Wilson-Hooper Veterinary Assistance Program is to help young, qualified people who love animals pursue a degree … Continue reading Apr 27 Gen-I NOW: Wilson-Hooper Veterinary Medicine Assistance Program

2016 SAMHSA/CSAP Prevention Internship Program

2016 PREVENTION INTERNSHIP PROGRAM The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's (SAMHSA) Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (CSAP) is accepting applications for the 2016 Prevention Internship Program for Tribes and Tribal Organizations. The Prevention Internship Program, a component of SAMSHA/CSAP's Prevention Fellowship Program, invites qualified individuals, … Continue reading 2016 SAMHSA/CSAP Prevention Internship Program

2016 IAIA Summer Bridge Program

June 26–July 16, 2016 High school students who are interested in art can come to the Institute of American Indian Arts (IAIA) campus for a three week on-campus summer program to earn college credit, explore art-related fields, and become familiar with college readiness. Download and view the 2016 IAIA Summer Bridge Application Packet. Students will be … Continue reading 2016 IAIA Summer Bridge Program