Mentorship Program

The Mentoring Program through AIBL provides training, mentoring, and networking opportunities–empowering Indigenous youth business leaders with the experience necessary to lead economic endeavors within their communities.

Funded by the Administration for Native Americans, the Mentoring Program provides the following training, mentoring, and networking opportunities:

  • $1,000 stipend
  • Paid travel to the Leadership Retreat
  • Paid travel to the AIBL Conference
  • Nike N7 + AIBL custom swag
  • 1:1 mentoring sessions with top-level business professionals
  • Resume support
  • Professional headshot

Application Requirements:

  • Age 18-27
  • Student at a college/university
  • Member of an AIBL chapter or willing to start a chapter
  • Ability to participate in all program activities
  • Maintain good standing with your AIBL Chapter
  • Stay active with AIBL Chapter activities

Time Commitment:

  • Three, 60-minute virtual calls with your business mentor
  • Three, 30-minute virtual calls with your AIBL mentor
  • Two-day Leadership Retreat
  • Two-day AIBL Conference
  • 20-minute evaluation assessment upon start and completion of the program

Our 2022 cohort has been selected. If you are interested in applying for 2023, submit the application below.


Meet Our Cohort