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SAIGE Student Program Opens Application submissions

A popular aspect of the SAIGE National Training program is the SAIGE Student Program that provides college students insight into federal, tribal and state government careers. This program is offered for FREE. SAIGE provides scholarships for selected applicants that covers travel, lodging and food during the SAIGE National Training Program.

Our Student Director, JoAnn Brant, is excited to announce that applications are now being accepted for the Student track, happening June 2 – 6, 2024, in Spokane, WA. If you have any questions you may contact her at

Now accepting applications for our college Student Program for the SAIGE National Training Program, Affirming Native Voices:
Visibility-Leadership-Service, in Spokane, WA.
Apply Online: CLICK HERE  
Deadline to apply is April 1, 2024
SAIGE Students, 2023, Tulsa, OK
Students in Session, 2023

Youth Track News

January 10, 2013jbarnesYouth Track News

We regret to announce that the SAIGE National Training Program for 2020 is cancelled due to the national coronavirus crisis. Thus, no youth program will take place this year. We wish you and your family safety and good health during this time. Follow best health safety protocols and social distancing for the protection of all our people, especially the elders.

SAIGE Youth Program 

Group of college students 2019

2019 SAIGE Students, Niagara Falls, New York

2019 Students at the Falls

SAIGE Students at 2018 National Training Program, Green Bay, WI

2020 Student Youth Program Press Release
2020 Student Youth Program Application Materials
Dallas Peterman Youth Leadership Award Application

Student Reception 2017

Keith Secola performing with SAIGE Youth

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Article in Indian Country Today by Vincent Schilling on the 2015 Youth Program!
Next Generation of Young Tribal Leaders: SAIGE Training Program

Last updated Dec. 6 2019
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