Innovation Challenge


We seek exceptional leaders

WITH AN IDEA TO IMPROVE THEIR COMMUNITY

 
 
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An innovation challenge for Native changemakers

We seek motivated Native American individuals, teams, and organizations with a sustainable model for creating change in Southwestern tribal communities. We seek leaders who are are in the idea phase, startup phase, or mid-growth phase who can benefit from:

+ an infusion of $5000 in capital

+ a year of business incubation support

+ access to business mentors

+ business counseling 

 

2017 Competition

 
 
 

2017 Finalists and Winners

WINNER: Amber Kanazbah Crotty, Sharon Sandman for Beauty is Restored Family Farms

WINNER: Amber Kanazbah Crotty, Sharon Sandman for Beauty is Restored Family Farms

FINALIST: Cyndi Frank

FINALIST: Cyndi Frank

FINALIST: Edware Chato-Seaton for Rezlist

FINALIST: Edware Chato-Seaton for Rezlist

WINNER: Laura Clelland for Salt Woman LLC

WINNER: Laura Clelland for Salt Woman LLC

FINALIST: Shayla Yellowhair

FINALIST: Shayla Yellowhair

WINNER: Timothy Clani Jr for Min's Mobile Automotive

WINNER: Timothy Clani Jr for Min's Mobile Automotive

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We seek ideas for...

 
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