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Reservation Economic Summit Las Vegas 2018
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 Enterprise Development is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. We at the National Center are proud of our work to advance the economic interests of Indian Country. Due in no small part to help from supporters like you, we are putting our motto – “we mean business for Indian Country” – to work.
NCAIED Programs And Services
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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BY KARIN EAGLE / NATIVE SUN NEWS / 14 AUGUST 2014 KYLE, S.D. – A Lakota woman has been selected for honoring by an organization that celebrates and honors Native women. Karlene Hunter, Oglala Lakota, the CEO and co-founder of the Native American Natural Foods, has...read more
Forest County Potawatomi Tribe is the presenting sponsor of The National Center's upcoming regional conference dedicated to boosting economic development in Indian Country MILWAUKEE, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Center for American Indian Enterprise...read more
Apply for a NCAIED Business Scholarship Today - Deadline is: September 5th!...read more
Recognizing Native American citizens for outstanding leadership and community contributions annually. This prestigious award recognizes 40 emerging American Indians from across Indian Country who have demonstrated leadership, initiative, and dedication and made...read more
BY ROB CAPRICCIOSO / INDIAN COUNTRY TODAY MEDIA NETWORK / 18 JULY 2014 Click Here to view full post on Indian Country Today For those clamoring for the president to appoint a tribal economic development council, the wheel doesn’t have to be reinvented, say tribal...read more
SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY: Apply Now For NCAIED's American Indian Business Scholarship Program - Deadline 9/5/14...read more
Senator Heidi Heitkamp tweets about meeting with NCAIED's President and CEO Mr. Gary Litefoot Davis: "Talked w/ @ncaied's @litefoot about ways to make sure Indian Country receives needed help & resources to support economic development." — Senator Heidi Heitkamp...read more
New NCAIED PTAC Procurement Specialist makes Debut at RES D.C. 2014 Kristi Long is the NCAIED PTAC’s newest employee. She has over 16 years of government contracting experience, having worked as a contracting officer with the Bureau of Indian Affairs and Indian Health...read more
Watch highlights of the National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (NOFAS) "Honoring" Reception hosted by the National Center for American Indian Enterprises Development's at its RES D.C. event on June 24, 2014. In attendance were several distinguished guests...read more