November 2011

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Applications for the 2012 Daaga’ Awards are now being accepted. The deadline to apply is Monday, February 13, 2012. Since the awards were started in 1990, Doyon has awarded more than $160,000 to individuals and organizations whose focus is on the prevention of alcohol and drug abuse. Awards of up to $3,000 are granted per funding period. Visit to download the application or learn more about the awards and application guidelines.

Hello! This is an important event. Please forward to every Native Emerging Leader you know. See the Demographic Description below so you know who to forward this invitation to. Thank you and have a wonderful day!

INVITE-Native Emerging Leaders Forum on December_18_2011.pdf

CIRI Alaska Tourism Corporation‘s Seward Windsong Lodge is currently recruiting for the position of Human Resources Manager ( This is a regular, full-time position that will be shared between Seward Windsong Lodge and Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge. Housing will be available at both lodges.

For a list of all positions CATC is currently recruiting for, please visit their website: For employment related questions, please contactCIRI Alaska Tourism Corporation, 2525 C Street, Suite 500, Anchorage, AK 99503, Lodging division phone: 800-400-7275, Marine division phone: 877-777-4081, Fax: 907-263-5508, Web:

CITC Tribal Scholarship & Grant Program is accepting applications for the Spring Semester!!

The deadline is Thursday, December 1, 2011 by 5:00 p.m. Alaska Standard Time.

Spring Applications

1. Tribal Higher Education (THE) Scholarship

2. Alyeska Match (AM) Scholarship

3. Alyeska Match / Tribal Higher Education Scholarship


The above scholarships are for those who are pursuing a post-secondary degree.

If your seeking a short-term certificate or vocational training for job enhancement and/or to secure employment, then apply for the Tribal Training Grant Application.

Scholarships will be awarded on a first come, first serve basis. Applications will be processed as soon as possible. Both new and current students satisfying the requirements are welcome to apply. Please review the scholarships to determine your eligibility and appropriate scholarship to apply for. Print out the application packet, fill out the application form, and return the application with required documents. Return the completed application package to CITC Scholarship & Grant Department with all necessary documents available. Make sure that you have followed the required documents checklist closely.

Scholarship applications can be scanned to email, or faxed to Cook Inlet Tribal Council, Inc. (CITC), ETSD Department, 3rd Floor, CITC Scholarship & Grant Department, 3600 San Jeronimo Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99508, Fax: 907.793.3589, or scanned to email:

Please visit the CITC Website at

Summer Leadership Institute set for May 29 – June 4, 2012. What is the Summer Leadership Course? The UAF Summer Leadership course is a one-week summer experience designed to develop leadership skills for students finishing grades 9-12. The curriculum focuses on leadership roles and accountability, team building, leadership styles and situations, motivating others, civic responsibility, integrity, public speaking, changing behaviors, and goal setting.

Students live on campus, enjoy the academic and social atmosphere and get a taste of college life.

For Whom? Students finishing grades 9th-12th

When? Scheduled for May 29 -June 4, 2012

Where? University of Alaska Fairbanks campus

Cost? $425 includes tuition, fees, room and board, class materials

Academic credit: 2 college credits upon successful completion of the course

Application Deadline: April 10 (Preference given to those who apply by March 15)

For more information, click here.

NFPC will hold a meeting & open mic night on Tuesday November 29th at 6 P.M. at the Rural Student Services Gathering Room @ UAF (Brooks Building Main Floor). See below flyer for details.

Open mic night nov 29.pdf

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