Feb 2 Gen-I NOW: HHS Youth Health Equity Model of Practice

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

Columbia University Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Summer 2017

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

Two New Programs Focusing on State Early Childhood Policy

  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

Gen-I NOW: Youth Artist Fellowships from Southwestern Association for Indian Art

Aang! (Hello in the Aleut Language!) This Gen-I Native Opportunities Weekly (NOW) message shares information about Youth Artist Fellowships offered by the Southwestern Association for Indian Arts (SWAIA)! SWAIA will award youth fellowships to six young artists who wish improve their skills and participate in the 2016 Santa Fe Indian Market. SWAIA youth fellowships encourage … Continue reading Gen-I NOW: Youth Artist Fellowships from Southwestern Association for Indian Art

Mar 17 Gen-I NOW Message: Apply by April 1 for NCAI’s Native Graduate Health Fellowship!

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!

Feb 18 Gen-I NOW: Tulsa Artist Fellowships for Native Artists

Hắchó! (Hello in the Kiowa Language) HAAH-tso This NOW message shares information about the Tulsa Arist Fellowship program! The Tulsa Artist Fellowship (TAF) is a program established by the George Kaiser Family Foundation to enhance the local art scene by retaining artists and recruiting artists to Tulsa, Oklahoma. In its second year, the Tulsa Artist Fellowship (TAF) … Continue reading Feb 18 Gen-I NOW: Tulsa Artist Fellowships for Native Artists

Jan 20 Gen-I NOW Message: Study Languages Abroad with Funding from the Boren Foundation!

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!

Jan 13 Gen-I NOW Message: Peabody Essex Museum Native Fellowship Program

Raji ke. Pi ke! ("Welcome!" in the Otoe-Missouria language) This NOW message shares information about the Peabody Essex Museum's Native American Fellowship Program! The Peabody Essex Museum (PEM) in Salem, Massachusetts, offers summer fellowship opportunities for graduate students and cultural professionals of Native American, Native Hawaiian or Alaska Native background. Selected applicants complete a full-time, 10-week fellowship in Salem, Massachusetts, … Continue reading Jan 13 Gen-I NOW Message: Peabody Essex Museum Native Fellowship Program

Apply for the Indian Health Service Summer Extern Program by Jan 15, 2016

Become an IHS Extern The Indian Health Service (IHS) offers scholarship recipients, as well as other health profession students, the opportunity to participate in a hands-on instructive experience that will complement the knowledge and skills developed in school. This experience will help to enhance pre-professional training, while also familiarizing yourself with Native communities that are … Continue reading Apply for the Indian Health Service Summer Extern Program by Jan 15, 2016