Welcome to NCAI
The National Congress of American Indians, founded in 1944, is the oldest, largest and most representative American Indian and Alaska Native organization serving the broad interests of tribal governments and communities.
2018 State of Indian Nations
NCAI President Jefferson Keel will deliver the annual State of Indian Nations Address on February 12, 2018.› Click here for more information
2018 Executive Council Winter Session
Register for the 2018 Executive Council Winter Session being held in Washington, D.C. on February 12 - 15, 2018.› Click here for more information
Responding to the Opioid Crisis: An Update for Tribal Leaders
The opioid crisis impacts AI/AN at high rates. Tribes need multifaceted, collaborative approaches to address this complex issue.› Read more here
Support Tribal Sovereignty - Donate Today!
Support Tribal Sovereignty today and seven generations to come.› Learn more about contribution opportunities
The NCAI PRC supports Indian Country in shaping its own future as the leading center for tribally driven policy research.
The Tribal Supreme Court Project—a collaboration between NCAI and the Native American Rights Fund— monitors litigation in which Native people have a significant stake and coordinates strategy among a network of over 250 tribal leaders, attorneys, and law professors.
The Native Financial Education Initiative provides information for tribes and their citizens to enhance financial capabilities in Indian Country - including the work of the Native Financial Education Coalition, Financial Literacy Month (April), and NCAI's Protect Native Money Campaign and Tribal Exchange Stock Market Game.
President Obama declared his commitment to fulfilling the consultation requirements of Executive Order 13175, NCAI supports tribes in this process with resources.
National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) Applauds Hostiles for Investing in the Authentic Representation of Native Peoples
January 8, 2018
December 4, 2017
"Tribal Nations and the United States: An Introduction"