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.
2015 State of Indian Nations Replay
Watch the full version of the 2015 State of Indian Nations Address.› Read the Press Release about the Address
Fund a new #ChangetheMascot Super Bowl Ad
Native people are not mascots. Support NCAI’s Kickstarter and help us change the Washington football team’s offensive name.› Check out the campaign
2014 Mid Year Conference Resolutions
NCAI members passed over 40 resolutions in Anchorage, Alaska, taking action on a broad range of issues.› Review the Resolutions
2014 Annual Resolutions
The list of Resolutions considered at NCAI's 2014 Annual Convention in Atlanta, Georgia› Review the Resolutions
2015 Executive Council Winter Session
Mark Your Calendar!› February 23-25, 2015
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.
NCAI President Calls on Congress & Obama Administration to Act to Improve Tribal Economies, Invest in Education, and Support Innovation;
January 22, 2015
December 19, 2014
Native Youth Focus
NCAI launched NDNSpark, an online community for Native youth to use as they develop into the next generation of leaders.