Reservation Economic Summit Las Vegas 2017
The Reservation Economic Summit (RES) events are an integral part of the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development’s ongoing commitment to the Native American Business Community. The RES events provide unparalleled access to respected tribal leaders, members of congress, federal agency representatives, state and local elected officials and top CEO’s on both a regional and national platform.
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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.
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.
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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NCAIED Newsletter: NCAIED Business Scholarship Recipients, “Native American 40 under 40” Award Winners Honored
On Wednesday, we honored some of the emerging leaders in Indian Country by announcing our Native American scholarship award winners, as well as winners of the “Native American 40 under 40” award. This is a very deserving group, and we know they will continue to be shining examples for all of Indian Country to follow in the years ahead.read more
In September, the National Center worked with the Department of Energy (DOE) and the National Conference of State Legislatures to host a National Tribal Energy Summit. The summit brought together cabinet-level officials, including DOE Secretary Ernest Moniz and Department of Interior Secretary Sally Jewell, as well as state governments, private industry, utilities, and representatives from academia to explore energy development and security issues identified by both tribes and the DOE.read more
In March, young Valentino Rivera – son of former Pueblo of Pojoaque Governor George Rivera – was severely injured in a car accident in the Santa Fe area. He recently returned home after spending months in a rehabilitation center in Baltimore, and is slowly but surely making progress in his recovery.read more
The look and excitement on participants’ faces told us all we needed to know – that YES! showed Native youth that they can be successful in whatever field they choose. We’re already making plans for an even bigger and better YES! next year at National RES Las Vegas 2016 and at other RES events across the country.read more
Our regional Reservation Economic Summit (RES), RES New Mexico was our largest yet, with over 700 people in attendance for the premier economic development event in Indian Country, which took place November 16th through the 19th at the Buffalo Thunder Resort and Casino in beautiful Santa Fe, NM. We’re already looking forward to next year, when we return to Buffalo Thunder for a second consecutive year.read more
NCAIED President and CEO Gary Davis Delivers Remarks to Congressional Black Caucus Institute’s 21st Century Council Meeting in Santa Monica
Davis speaks about working with the Congressional Black Caucus, shared interests with legislators and other leadersread more
A young boy from the Pueblo of Pojoaque needs your help as he recovers from a severe car accidentread more
Miss RES New Mexico? Here’s a recap via social media and Storifyread more