Center for Career & Professional Development
Native American Students and Alumni
JOB SEARCH RESOURCES
Native American Jobs - https://employment.nativeamericanjobs.com/jobseekers/
Job resources and forum for Native Americans
National Congress of American Indians - https://www.ncai.org/resources/job-listings
Job listings from businesses and individuals affiliated with the organization
Native Hire - https://www.nativehire.org/
Job resources, workshops, and forum for Native Americans.
USAJobs - https://www.usajobs.gov/Help/working-in-government/unique-hiring-paths/native-americans/
Information on how to get “Indian Preference” when applying to jobs with the Indian Health Service and Indian Affairs.
US Department of the Interior, Indian Affairs - https://www.bia.gov/jobs
This department serves federally recognized tribal governments to operate programs to benefit their communities. Look for employment opportunities and internships.
NETWORKING, CAREER PLANNING, AND NAVIGATING THE WORKPLACE
American Indian Science and Engineering Society - http://www.aises.org/
National nonprofit organization which nurtures building of community by bridging science and technology with traditional Native values. Through its educational programs, AISES provides opportunities for American Indians and Native Alaskans to pursue studies in science, engineering, and technology arenas.
American Indigenous Business Leaders - https://www.aibl.org/
AIBL was designed by American Indigenous business and education leaders to focus on promoting opportunities for Native American students.
ColorComm - https://www.colorcommnetwork.com/
Organization for women of color in communications.
Minorities in Media - https://mimconnect.com/
A digital network connecting professionals of color in the media industry.
National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development - https://www.ncaied.org/
Organization which aims to actively engage in helping Tribal Nations and Native business people realize their business goals.
National Organization of Minority Architects - https://www.noma.net/about-noma/
NOMA empowers its local chapters and membership to foster justice and equity in communities of color through outreach, community advocacy, professional development, and design excellence.
Change Labs - https://www.nativestartup.org/
This organization offers workshops and a boot camp for entrepreneurs using a cohort model, a digital networking platform, and access to mentors and other entrepreneurs.
Native American Journalists Association - https://najanewsroom.com/
NAJA serves and empowers Native journalists through programs and actions designed to enrich journalism and promote Native cultures.
Society for the Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science - http://www.sacnas.org/
Encourage Chicano/Latino and Native American students to pursue graduate education and obtain the advanced degrees necessary for research careers and science teaching professions at all levels.