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Professional Organizations & Job Boards

  • American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) AISES is a national, nonprofit organization focused on substantially increasing the representation of American Indians, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians, Pacific Islanders, First Nations and other indigenous peoples of North America in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) studies and careers.
  • American Indigenous Business Leaders (AIBL) American Indigenous Business Leaders is a nonprofit organization designed to support and promote the education and development of future Native American leaders, while maintaining and incorporating cultural values.
  • Bureau of Indian Affairs Job Board allows prospective applicants can search for jobs at the bureau itself, in American Indian education or search for jobs looking to hire native American or Alaskan veterans.
  • Indian Health Service Jobs  lists all of the different health profession opportunities on their interactive United States map
  • National Congress of American Indians Job Board gives job listings by employers who are American Indian, native Hawaiian or native Alaskan; or employers specifically looking to hire native applicants.
  • National Indian Child Care Association The National Indian Child Care Association is a representative American Indian and Alaska Native organization serving the 266 tribal CCDF grantees that represent Tribal communities across the nation.
  • National Native American Bar Association (NNABA) The National Native American Bar Association serves as the national association for Native American attorneys, judges, law professors and law students.
  • National Native American Law Enforcement Association (NNALEA) The National Native American Law Enforcement Association promotes and fosters mutual cooperation between Native American law enforcement officers, agents and personnel, their agencies, tribes, private industry and public.
  • Native American Art Council The Redhawk Native American Arts Council is a small grassroots not-for-profit organization founded in 1994 and maintained by Native American artists and educators who reside in and around New York City.
  • Native American Capital (NAC) Native American Capital fosters and promotes business and economic development in Indian Country through investment of private equity capital in promising new and developing high growth businesses in Native American and Alaskan Native communities.
  • Native American Disability Law Center The Law Center's mission is to advocate for the rights of Native Americans with disabilities in the Four Corners area and ensure they are enforced, strengthened and brought in harmony with their communities.
  • Native American Financial Official Association (NAFOA) The Native American Financial Official Association’s mission is to improve the quality of financial and business management of tribal governments, their entities and their businesses.
  • Native American Jobs this board has featured employers that have positions for native people.
  • Native American Journalists Association The Native American Journalists Association serves and empowers Native American journalists
  • SACNAS - Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science SACNAS is an inclusive organization of 6,000+ members dedicated to fostering the success of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans, from college students to professionals, in attaining advanced degrees, careers, and positions of leadership in STEM.
  • Vision Maker Media Formerly known as Native American Public Telecommunications, supports the creation, promotion and distribution of Native media, including public television and public radio, and to encourage Native People to share their story
  • Women Empowering Women for Indigenous Nations Women Empowering Women for Indigenous Nations (WEWIN) exists to provide Native women with the knowledge, support, and resources necessary to achieve success in their personal and professional lives.

Resources

  • American Indian College Fund The American Indian College Fund provides scholarships and other support for American Indian students.
  • American Indian Higher Education Consortium The American Indian Higher Education Consortium is the collective spirit and unifying voice of our nation's 37 Tribal Colleges and Universities (TCUs)..
  • Association of American Indian Affairs The AAIA has played an integral part in drafting a number of important laws, including the Indian Child Welfare Act, the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act, and the Tribal Governmental Tax Status Act.
  • National Indian Council on Aging The mission of NICOA is to advocate for improved comprehensive health, social services and economic well-being for American Indian and Alaska Native Elders.
  • National Native American AIDS Prevention Center The NNAPC's mission statement is to eliminate HIV/AIDS and confront related health and social determinants that negatively impact American Indian, Alaska Native, Native Hawaiian and Indigenous peoples.
  • Native America Today This news magazine and public service website brings forward thought-provoking journalism, while bringing people closer together by broadening perspectives of Native American peoples, marginalized by traditional stereotypical images.
  • Native American Rights Fund The mission of the Native American Rights Fund is to preserve tribal existence, protect tribal natural resources and promote Native American human rights.
  • Partnership with Native Americans (PWNA) PWNA is a nonprofit organization committed to championing hope for a brighter future for Native Americans living on remote, isolated and impoverished reservations.

 

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