This prestigious award recognizes 40 emerging American Indian leaders from across Indian Country who have demonstrated leadership, initiative, and dedication and made significant contributions in business and/or in their community.

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The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. We at the National Center are proud of our work to advance the economic interests of Indian Country. Due in no small part to help from supporters like you, we are putting our motto – “we mean business for Indian Country” – to work.

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NCAIED Programs And Services

NCAIED Scholarships

The National Center for American Indian Economic Development takes great pride in providing scholarship awards to deserving and outstanding Native American community leaders. Our scholarship programs are an annual process requiring applicants to meet specific requirements and criteria to enter.

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Native Edge Institutes

The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development with support from the Key Bank Foundation will hold a Native Edge Institute Jan 19th and 21st in Orlando, FL and Cherokee, NC.

The Native Edge Institutes will provide both growing and advanced government contractors training with respect to federal and corporate small business programs.

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PTAC

The National Center’s Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) provides professional business consulting services and technical assistance to Native American-owned businesses regarding marketing and selling to the Federal, state, local and tribal governments.

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NCAIED Media

The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development hosts many national and regional events as well as several scholarship and awards galas. Our media section showcases photos and videos from these various events. A great way to get acquainted with the NCAIED family.

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NEWS AND UPDATES

The Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis’s Center for Indian Country Development Names Chris James to Leadership Council

The Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis’s Center for Indian Country Development Names Chris James to Leadership Council

The National Center’s President and CEO joins prestigious group that focuses on education, housing and homeownership, and business and entrepreneurship May 23, 2018 MESA, AZ – The Center for Indian County Development (CICD) at the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis...

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KeyBank Foundation supports American Indian and Alaska Native businesses with a grant commitment to the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development

KeyBank Foundation supports American Indian and Alaska Native businesses with a grant commitment to the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development

Grant will be used to grow and expand the National Center’s procurement and technical assistance services March 6, 2018 LAS VEGAS, NV – The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (the National Center) announced it has been awarded a competitive...

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