The application deadline for this summer’s Native Language Camps has been extended to this Wednesday, June 10. Language-learners of all ages and abilities are invited to apply for the Native Language Camps.

Dates: June 13-17: Denaakk’e (Koyukon) 
June 22-26: Benhti Kenaga’ (Lower Tanana)

Location: Howard Luke Gaaleeya Camp, Fairbanks, Alaska

NEW Application Deadline: Wednesday, June 10. Applications are available here. 

Camp Fees: $25 for students under 18, $50 for adults, FREE for elders 65+. Students are responsible for their own travel arrangements and costs.

For more information or to obtain an application, visit You may also contact Susan K’etsoo Paskvan, Yukon-Koyukuk School District Native language coordinator, at 907.374.9405 or

The Onee’ Denaayeł Heneehaayh camps are made possible with funding from the Doyon, Limited Language Revitalization Program. The camp was also supported by Rasmuson Foundation through the Youth Cultural Heritage Fund, and is administered, under contract, by the Alaska State Council on the Arts.