First Nations NAFSI Grants

First Nations Development Institute is currently accepting applications for their Native American Food Systems Initiative (NAFSI).  Native-controlled non-profits and community-based organizations are eligible to apply for up to ten $37,500 awards.  The application deadline is December 6th, 2013.  Check the First Nations 2014 NAFSI announcement page for full details.

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Last Chance to Enter Essay Contest & Apply for IAC Youth Scholarship

There’s still a couple days left to enter the IAC Youth Essay Contest (see pdf flier below).  The top three finalists will receive an all-expenses paid trip to Las Vegas for the Intertribal Agriculture Council’s Annual Membership Meeting from December 9-12.  The essay deadline is November 1st.

Youth-Essay-Contest

We are also still accepting youth scholarship applications for the Membership Meeting.  Please submit the form below ASAP for consideration.

2013 YC SCH APP

Oneida Workshop: White Corn, Farm-to-School, Community Outreach and More!

oneida workshop

This FREE two-day event takes place on the beautiful tsyunhehkwa farm on the Oneida Reservation. “Tsyunhehkwa” means life sustenance in Oneida, and this farm features an organic garden, green house, grass-fed cattle and chickens, white corn, raspberries, and more.

Travel and accommodation assistance are offered, please get in touch for more details.

Register at iacgreatlakes.com/workshops