You have been invited to apply for the We The Peoples Before Education Fellowship!

The project’s goal is to offer a complete toolkit to enable anyone, anywhere, to produce dialogic engagement activities, which will expand the We The Peoples Before’ reach and impact limitlessly.

We The Peoples Before Education Fellows - a group of 6 indigenous educators –will  work in creating an educational toolkit that will empower youth (9th-12th grade) to explore and activate the power of storytelling. Our goal is to bring students into the experience of the places and history where the culture and art making are from.

Selected fellows will:
  - Build lesson plans
  - Must be able to attend We the Peoples Before, First Peoples Fund’s 25th Anniversary Celebration of Native Cultural Expression and Sovereignty event at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts February 3-5, 2022

*Please note that the current Kennedy Center COVID Safety Plan requires that attendees (including presenters) at indoor events are fully vaccinated and wearing masks. This policy is subject to change in response to national and local guidelines as they are updated.

Please complete the application below, and attach your resume. Incomplete applications will not be accepted.

Applications are due no later than October 31 at 11:59pm PST. Please contact with any questions.

All applicants will be notified by November 15th with results of your application.

First Peoples Fund