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.
**2019 40 Under 40 Nominations and Scholarship Applications are now closed
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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.
NEWS AND UPDATES
Awardees will be celebrated at a gala in Phoenix, AZ on August 24th Today, the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (the National Center) announced its 2019 Native American 40 under 40 award recipients. Each year, the National Center recognizes...read more
According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the average global temperature for June was the hottest on record. It’s certainly been a “hot” month for the National Center, and our work continues as we near the end of July. We will certainly stay...read more
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 grant to further develop and promote the Native Edge portal – the organization’s...read more
We recently sat down with one of our many successful PTAC clients, Zoar Fulwilder, Managing Member of Mavid Construction Services, LLC. Mavid is a Native American-owned and union company that performs a wide variety of construction services and installations. Notably,...read more
The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development announced new 2019/2020 officers for its Board of Directors. Burton Warrington will serve as Vice President, Lillian Sparks Robinson is now Treasurer, and Charlie Galbraith will be Secretary. What do these...read more
Less than a year ago, we shared the story of how the National Center’s Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) helped Arrowhead Global secure its first 8(a) contract. Arrowhead specializes in aerospace manufacturing, military hardware manufacturing,...read more
The National Center is showing no signs of slowing down as the calendar turns to summer. On June 20, we hosted a Native Edge Institute in South Portland, Maine, featuring the inspiring words of Monica Simeon of Sister Sky. She and her company are true success stories...read more
On Thursday, June 20 we hosted our 9th Native Edge Institute in South Portland, Maine. It was our second NEI in the Northeast, after a successful stop in Niagara Falls, New York a month earlier. The lineup for speakers and presenters at NEI Maine was impressive,...read more
The National Center is lucky to have two incredible interns joining us for the summer. Treyson Fullmer is currently pursuing his MBA at Arizona State, and Christian Ulibatti is majoring in Marketing at the University of Montana. Though it’s still early in their...read more
MESA, AZ – Nominations for the 2019 Native American 40 under 40 awards and applications for Business Scholarships are now officially open. These winners will be recognized at a gala on August 24th at the Sheraton Grand at Wild Horse Pass in Phoenix, Arizona....read more