American Indian and Alaska Native Community Projects Created by Youth to Stand Against Substance Misuse
The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) is partnering with We R Native to host a competition to find the best ideas for projects that could benefit AI/AN communities! Prizes are awarded for the idea and project plan itself, which will be made available to communities across the nation to use, or prize money could be used to start the project in your own community.
- Prizes: $2,000-$10,000
- Submission Start: April 8th, 2021
- Submission End: July 7th, 2021
- Winners Announced: July 30th, 2021
- Eligibility: Youth ages 14-25 with knowledge of indigenous culture
How to enter:
Written project proposal and detailed plan, including a budget, describing a project that can help strengthen your community and promote resilience against substance misuse.
Creative video describing what resilience against substance misuse means to you and/or your community and linking that to how your project can enhance it.
For more information, please visit: https://www.drugabuse.gov/research/nida-research-programs-activities/nida-challenges-program/artistic_expressions_resilience