Troy Pretends Eagle was recently awarded the 2015 CNAY scholarship for the Columbia University Summer Program for High School Students. To read Troy's story of inspiration, click here.
These five inspiring Native leaders are working to affect positive change in tribal and urban Indian communities. To learn more about the 2015 Champions and their youth-led initiatives, click here!
The Center for Native American Youth is dedicated to improving the health, safety and overall well-being of Native American youth through communication, policy development and advocacy.
The Center for Native American Youth, founded by former US Senator Byron Dorgan, is a policy program within the Aspen Institute, headquartered in Washington, DC. While a part of the Aspen Institute, CNAY is also overseen by a Board of Advisors, Executive Committee, and Youth Advisory Board.