Apply to Become a Native Nation Rebuilder Today!

NGC-native governance centerThe Native Governance Center is now accepting applications for its Native Nation Rebuilders programThe Native Governance Center has assumed full responsibility to carry forth the work of the Native Nation Rebuilders program, a leadership development program established by the Bush Foundation in 2009.

Only open to enrolled members of the 23 Native nations within Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota, participants selected to be Rebuilders commit to a two-year learning journey – developing tribal governance knowledge and leadership skills to implement action plans in their communities. As of today, over 100 tribal citizens from all across the region have graduated from the program and have gone on to support nation-building projects within their communities.

The application period is open through August 29th. For details or to apply online, visit or contact Rebecca Crooks-Stratton at the Native Governance Center at

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