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News and Noteworthy

For updates on current resources available to assist Tribal communities in their youth and family activities, visit the Grants and Awards page.

USDA is Now Accepting Applications for FY 2017 Farm to School Grants
The White House Student Film Festival, Call for Entries!
AAIP Announces the 18th National Native American Youth Initiative Dates and Application
The First Lady's American Garden Tour
NIDDK Announces Travel Awards to AAIP's 45th Annual Meeting and Health Conference!
Youth M.O.V.E Announces Dare to Dream America Funding Opportunity
USDA Webinar Series, Keeping the Tradition (traditional foods that is!) Alive: Community Food Systems in Native Communities
NIMH Collaborative Hubs to Reduce the Burden of Suicide among American Indian and Alaska Native Youth Funding Opportunity
AISES 2016 Leadership Summit
26th National Native Health Research Conference
The 2016 Healthy Lunchtime Challenge is Here!
CNCS Announces FY2016 AmeriCorps Indian Tribes Grants
Notah Begay III Foundation 3rd Annual Community Partner Conference May 24-25, 2016
Senator Byron Dorgan (Ret.) and Aspen institute’s Center for Native American Youth Celebrate Outstanding Native American Youth
The Office of Minority Health announces grant awards for the Communities Addressing Childhood Trauma (ACT) Program
Learn More about the NIH seven funding opportunities to support the Environmental Influences on Child Health Outcomes program
STEP-UP program now accepting applications!
Johns Hopkins Center for American Indian Health Announces "500 Scholars Initiative"
Secretary Jewell Announces Partnership With Verizon and Microsoft to Provide Wireless Broadband and Tablets to Native American Students
The Notah Begay III Foundation Announces Latest Funding Opportunities
National philanthropic roundtable on Native American nutrition deemed a "historic, breakthrough moment"
Healthy, Active Native Communities $5,000 Mini-Award opportunity!
CNAY 2016 Champions for Change program now open!
SAMHSA Tribal Training and Technical Assistance Webinar - Building Youth Wellness with Traditional Practices
View Digital Stories from NIHB's 2015 Native Youth Health Summit
The Notah Begay III Foundation Awards $277,800 in "Seeds of Native Health" Grants
Hope for Life Day Toolkit
Step It Up! The Surgeon General's Call to Action to Promote Walking and Walkable Communities
Department of Education awards more than $50.4m to tribal colleges and universities
American Heart Association and Shakopee Tribe Join Forces for Native American Health
Osage Nation Receives Grants For First-Ever Tribal Operation AmeriCorps Project & TA-WA AmeriCorps
2015 Kids' "State Dinner"
Smart Snacks in Schools
White House Tribal Youth Gathering
Student Scholarship Available Through Spirit of EAGLES to Attend AAIP Annual Meeting. Deadline to Apply is June 30th
LMIC Community Partners Announce New Funding Opportunities!
The Notah Begay III Foundation Announces "Seeds of Native Health" Promising Program Grant Opportunity
Native Youth in Agriculture Leadership Summit Offered Free: Apply Today
The Dartmouth Generation Indigenous It Gets Brighter Video Campaign is now available!
New Mexico's U.S. Senator Tom Udall and Notah Begay III host Native leaders convening to discuss Native children and youth wellness
Obesity Prevention in Rural Communities: A Webinar Series About Improving Public Health
Good Laws, Good Food: Putting Food Policy to Work in the Navajo Nation (2015)
U.S. Department of Education Announces $3 Million In Grants Available to Help Native Youth
Nutrition-Related Policy and Environmental Strategies to Prevent Obesity in Rural Communities: A Systematic Review of the Literature, 2002-2013
The Aspen Institute Co-Hosts White House Convening with Philanthropies on Native American Youth
The White House and CNAY Launch Gen-I Youth Challenge
Center for Native American Youth
National CACFP Week - March 15-21, 2015
NB3 Foundation and Comcast NBCUniversal release new PSA
More than 200 Native Youth Tackle Tribal Issues at UNITY Midyear Conference in Washington, DC