Now Available: 2017 CNAY Summer Internship Application

Here at the Center for Native American Youth (CNAY) we are excited to announce that the application for our 2017 summer internship is now live! This internship is a great opportunity for those interested in participating in meaningful work in Indian Country and learning about the nonprofit world. Applicants must be interested in American Indian … Continue reading Now Available: 2017 CNAY Summer Internship Application

Jan 11 Gen-I NOW: Get PAID to Intern with the Library of Congress this Summer!

Gen-I Native Opportunities Weekly (view original email in browser) Haé !  -- (Hello in the Seneca language!) pronounced: Ha-ay This Gen-I Native Opportunities Weekly (NOW) message shares information about the Library of Congress Junior Fellows Summer Intern Program!   The LOC Junior Fellows Summer Intern Program is a paid, 10-week full-time internship that will take place … Continue reading Jan 11 Gen-I NOW: Get PAID to Intern with the Library of Congress this Summer!

Native Youth in Historic Preservation

What's one of our new year's resolutions for 2017? Increase opportunities for Native Youth even more than last year! The Center for Native American Youth and partners like the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation (ACHP) are committed to sharing opportunities to Native Youth everywhere and in every sector, including historic preservation. To start the new year, the Interagency Working Group on … Continue reading Native Youth in Historic Preservation

Applications Now Being Accepted for Indian Affairs Student Leadership Summer Institute 2017

Indian Affairs recently opened applications to the Indian Affairs Student Leadership Summer Institute, a 10-week paid internship for post-secondary Native students now in its second year.  The deadline for applications is November 30, 2016. The Indian Affairs Student Leadership Summer Institute program provides American Indian and Alaska Native post-secondary students with a unique opportunity to learn … Continue reading Applications Now Being Accepted for Indian Affairs Student Leadership Summer Institute 2017

CNAY Co-Hosts First Ever Gen-I Native Youth Networking Reception on July 7!

On July 7, the Center for Native American Youth (CNAY) partnered with the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) to co-host the first Generation Indigenous (Gen-I) Native Youth Networking Reception. The reception, which was held at NMAI, brought together more than 140 Native American youth under the age of 25 currently in Washington, … Continue reading CNAY Co-Hosts First Ever Gen-I Native Youth Networking Reception on July 7!

Gen-I Native Youth Networking Reception – July 7th at NMAI!

The Center for Native American Youth and the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) Internship Program invite Native American youth under the age of 25 who are currently in Washington, DC, to join us for an evening networking reception. Youth will meet young DC Native professionals working in government, law, education, and other sectors! … Continue reading Gen-I Native Youth Networking Reception – July 7th at NMAI!

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

AmeriCorps VISTA Positions Open on Pine Ridge Indian Reservation

AmeriCorps VISTA sponsors are actively recruiting to fill summer and year-long positions on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota. Note that for twenty of the summer opportunities, the last day for CNCS to place members is Monday, June 20, 2016. In those cases, applicants would need to apply as soon as possible in order … Continue reading AmeriCorps VISTA Positions Open on Pine Ridge Indian Reservation

Ancestral Lands Career Institute Internship

Southwest Conservation Corps – Ancestral Lands, a program of Conservation Legacy, aims to continue the legacy of the Civilian Conservation Corps of the 1930s. 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. Our program promotes professional … Continue reading Ancestral Lands Career Institute Internship

NIGC Paid Internships for Summer 2016

The National Indian Gaming Commission is seeking applicants for two paid intern positions for the summer of 2016 in Washington, DC! The interns who fill these positions should expect to learn the day to day operations of NIGC, and will complete projects and work that will develop their skills and knowledge of the Indian Gaming … Continue reading NIGC Paid Internships for Summer 2016