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Native Leadership Institute

The Native Leadership Institute (NLI) is a national training institute created by and for Indigenous peoples, focused on building pathways to leadership at all levels of government and political organizing.


Native Leadership Training Program

Over 70 Native Americans were elected to office in 2020. We aim to increase the number of American Indians and Alaska Natives elected to office at all levels across the country. Are you interested in running for office? Fill out our recruitment form.

Native Digital Fellowship

We are developing a program to recruit and train Native people into a National Digital Fellowship program. We aim to grow the field and technological expertise while honing strategies to build Native political power and movement advocacy online. If you’re interested in participating in the Native Digital Fellowship program, please fill out this form.