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AISES is pleased to announce they will begin accepting applications for travel scholarships to this year’s National Conference in Denver, CO September 21-23, 2017.

Award Amount:

Awards will vary in amount and are meant to help cover the following expenses: roundtrip airfare, lodging, and conference registration. Any remaining funds after those items will help to cover other associated travel costs.

Once an award is made, AISES will:

  • Purchase roundtrip airfare;
  • Make hotel accommodations, students will be assigned a roommate; and
  • Send awardees a code to register themselves.

Meals that are not provided at the conference, parking fees, and transportation to and from the airport are the student’s responsibility.  Likewise, expenses that exceed the scholarship amount are the student’s responsibility.  AISES will provide lodging for four (4) nights: September 20, 21 22, and 23, 2017.

 

Click HERE for more information or to apply.

Doyon Foundation’s annual graduate reception is tomorrow at 2pm at the Doyon Industrial Facility (615 Bidwell Avenue)! We are pleased to announce our speakers – Kathleen Meckel Hildebrand, alumni speaker and Esther Frykman, student speaker. Come and hear what they have to share about their educational and career experiences and support our 2016-17 graduates! We’ll see you there.

The UAF Department of Alaska Native Studies and Rural Development is currently recruiting for students interested in pursuing a master’s degree in Rural Development. All graduate classes are distance delivered and held after 5pm to accommodate working students. The fall deadline for applications is April 15th.

Rasmuson Foundation is seeking two Program Fellows. This is an 18-24 month opportunity for a high-potential, early career professional to learn about philanthropy and foundation operations as part of a cohort of 11 Fellows at 7 foundations in the Pacific NW. Salary and benefits, travel, professional development opportunities. Deadline to apply is April 5th!

Rasmuson Foundation Fellowship Positions:

https://jobs.philanthropynw.org/display-job/3755/Program-Fellow,-Rasmuson-Foundation.html

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!

The Johnson O’Malley Alaska Native Youth Basketball Tournament to be held March 13-15th at Tanana Middle School in Fairbanks is in need of the following volunteers:

· 12 Coaches (2 Elementary, 5 Middle School, 5 High School)

· Timekeepers

· Scorekeepers

· Concession Stand

· Collectors

· Monitors

If interested call Niki Guthrie at 452-1648.

Please join Denakkanaaga to support their elder programs and activities by attending a fundraiser on March 15 from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm, which will feature a moose soup dinner for $10, music, and both silent and live auctions.

For more information, call Denakkanaaga at 907-451-3900.

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The Alaska Native Artist Resource Workbook is produced by the Alaska State Council on the Arts in partnership with The CIRI Foundation to assist Alaska Native artists in furthering their artistic careers.

Click HERE to view the handbook.

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