Application Deadline Extended for 2023 Champions for Change

Washington, DC, January 6, 2023:

January 6, 2023, Washington, DC — The Center for Native American Youth has extended the deadline for applications for Champions for Change to 11:59 PM EST on January 13, 2023.

The Champion for Change program acknowledges the efforts of young Native leaders, supports their leadership growth, enhances their network, and provides opportunities for advocacy at a national level. The program is a 1-year commitment and includes a seat on the CNAY youth advisory board and the opportunity to travel and advocate in our nation’s capital. Throughout the year, recipients enhance leadership skills through experienced-based learning, tailored advocacy training, and a culturally immersive curriculum. Champions inspire Native youth across the country to take action and create change in their communities.

If you or someone you know is between the ages of 14-24, self-identify as Native American or Indigenous, and are passionate about bettering your community, we encourage you to apply!

Apply Today!

The deadline for applications is January 13, 2023, at 11:59 PM EST. If you have any questions, please contact Cheyenne Brady at