10/17 Gen-I NOW: Horatio Alger National Scholarship Program

The Horatio Alger National Scholarship Program is a need-based $25,000 college scholarship that aims to assists high school students who have faced and overcome great obstacles in their young lives. The National Scholarship is awarded to eligible students in all fifty states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. National Scholars receive an all-expenses paid […]


1/23 Gen-I NOW: STEP-UP Program

The STEP-UP Program is a federally funded program managed and supported by the Office of Minority Health Research Coordination (OMHRC) in the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney (NIDDK) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The overall goal of STEP-UP is to build and sustain a biomedical, behavioral, clinical and social science […]


1/9 Gen-I NOW: Future Public Health Leaders Program

The University of Michigan Future Public Health Leaders Program (UM FPHLP) is a 10-week residential summer program funded by the CDC. UM FPHLP provides students with opportunities for growth, learning and awareness in the field of public health. The summer program is designed to encourage underrepresented college students to consider careers in public health. The […]


CNAY at the 35th Annual Elders and Youth Conference

In October, CNAY staff Nikki Pitre traveled to Anchorage to present at First Alaskan Institute’s 35th Annual Elders and Youth Conference. This year’s theme was Our Ancestors are Fire. There were over 2,000 attendees from throughout the state of Alaska. The conference featured elder keynotes as well as youth keynotes and was an inspiring event. […]