Tag Archives: AIEF
This CFC, Remember Native American Students
Only some charities are approved to participate in the CFC (Combined Federal Campaign).
PWNAâ€™s Annual Backpack Drive: You Can Make All The Difference
The Backpack Drive is running through Sept. 30… hope is to equip more than 15,000 Native American students with backpacks and essentials as they head back to school this year.
Native American Undergraduate Students Awarded â€˜Wes Studi AIEF Scholarshipâ€™
This year, PWNA collaborated with legendary actor Wes Studi to grant two additional scholarships to Native American students from his home state.
Despite Classroom Uncertainties, School Supplies are Critical
Itâ€™s the question on every parentâ€™s mind â€“ when and how is my child going back to school? …And while the immediate plan is unclear, one thing is certain: education for every child is critical.
Pro Tips for Submitting a Scholarship Application
Weâ€™ve gathered some tips based on feedback from our AIEF scholarship committee to assist students who are seeking to apply for an AIEF or other scholarship this year.
2019 Backpack Drive â€“ Tackling the Social Inequities Faced by Native American Students
As part of our annual Backpack Drive, we hope to equip more than 20,000 Native American students with the school supplies they need to feel confident in the classroom.
Going Above and Beyond: How Teachers Help Equip Native Youth for Success
Amanda, a certified K-12 school counselor on the Pine Ridge Reservation knows firsthand that providing school supplies to students, such as those provided by PWNA, not only reduces stress for her studentsâ€™ families but also for teaching staff.
Celebrating Our AIEF Scholars this Graduation Season
Meet these college graduates whose academic journeys were supported by Partnership With Native Americans (PWNA) and its American Indian Education Fund (AIEF) program.
Celebrating Strength in Motherhood on Motherâ€™s Day, and Every Day
This Mother’s Day, PWNA wishes to extend a sincere thank you to all the mothers who serve their families and their communities, nurturing future generations of good relatives and strong, sustainable nations