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40 Under 40 Applications now being accepted! Deadline is July 15th, 2019
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 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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National Center Board Chairman testifies at House Subcommittee on Indian, Insular, and Alaska Native Affairs hearing on key economic development legislation January 17, 2018 WASHINGTON, DC – Derrick Watchman, Board Chairman for the National Center for American Indian...read more
Job Title: Business Development/ CDFI Coordinator FLSA Status: Exempt Supervisors: President and CEO Work Location: Mesa, AZ About NCAIED: The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (NCAIED) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. With over 40...read more
Job Title: IT Technician FLSA Status: Exempt About NCAIED: The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (NCAIED) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. With over 40 years of assisting American Indian Tribes and their enterprises with business and...read more
Reps. Norma Torres, Tom Cole introduce legislation designed to boost the economies of Native American tribes and Alaska Native communities December 1, 2017 WASHINGTON, DC – The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development applauds the leadership of Rep....read more
WINDOW ROCK, Ariz-Supporting small businesses helps strengthen the Navajo economy and empowers local entrepreneurs to create economic change on the Navajo Nation, Vice President Jonathan Nez said at the 7th Annual Navajo Nation Business Opportunity Day. “The Navajo...read more
Grant will go towards development of the Native Edge portal November 9, 2017 MESA, AZ – The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (The National Center) was recently awarded a $75,000 grant from the UPS Foundation. The National Center will use the...read more
National Center’s Chris James Talks Youth Entrepreneurship and Technology With Founders of Square Inc. & the Cheyenne River Youth Project By Kristin Butler ‘Lakota in America,’ a short film created by Square, premiered on Twitter and at squareup.com/dreams on...read more
Deadline for submitting session proposals is on November 1 October 27, 2017 LAS VEGAS – The early bird discount rate for Reservation Economic Summit (RES) 2018 ends on Friday, November 3, the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (the National...read more
At the request of many in Indian Country, the Department of the Interior/Bureau of Indian Affairs recently announced an extension of the comment period for potential revisions to Indian Trader regulations. You now have until October 30th to make your voice heard. The...read more
Four awardees will be honored during the Northwest Enterprise Development Conference in September August 24, 2017 MESA, AZ – The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (The National Center) announced the winners of its annual Native American Indian...read more