The following resources are for informational purposes only. The organizations and the information contained within the following links are not affiliated with the Tribal nations Education Committee.
Minnesota Chippewa Tribe
Minnesota Department of Education
Minnesota Department of Education - Office of Indian Education
Minnesota Statute 124D.79: Community & Commissioner Participation in American Indian Education
Minnesota Statute 124D.791: Indian Education Director
Minnesota Indian Affairs Council
Minnesota Indian Education Association
National Indian Education Association
Educational Scholarships/Funding/Grant Opportunities
Minnesota Department of Indian Education Scholarships & Grants Page
University of Minnestoa Duluth- The 1854 Treaty Authority and the University of Minnesota are partnering to create a fully funded graduate assistantship which will cover tuition, living stipend, and health insurance throughout the two-year master’s degree (Fall 2022 - Spring 2024). See links for more info:
Master of Tribal Resource and Environmental Stewardship program
Master of Tribal Administration and Governance program
Professional Development Opportunities
COLLEGE STUDENTS! - Are you looking for a paid internship? The Pathways Internship Program is an opportunity not to miss if you want to explore careers in the BIA as a paid Federal employee. Work is designed to provide hands on experience and training while locations and duties vary. When complete, students may be non-competitively placed into career-conditional positions within the BIA. Apply before Sept. 7 through USAJOBS using this link https://www.usajobs.gov/job/673404800 !