Chandler, Arizona–United National Indian Tribal Youth, Inc. (UNITY) has entered into a four-year cooperative agreement with the US Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) to plan and implement the National Intertribal Youth Leadership Development Initiative. The Initiative’s goal is to offer opportunities for Native American youth to, “Reduce risk factors and enhance protective factors in youth, schools, communities, and families.” To accomplish this goal, the Initiative will conduct a series of national and regional Intertribal Youth Leadership Development gatherings and a range of related youth leadership development opportunities for Native American and Alaska Native youth.
UNITY announces a graphics art competition for Native youth! Please share the following with any youth council members and other Native youth who may be interested in designing the 2015 National UNITY Conference logo.
Theme: “Strengthening Self-Identity; Defining the U in UNITY”
Who: For Native Youth 14 – 24
What: Submit a conference logo design entry, digital or hand drawn
When: Submit your entry by the May 24, 2015 deadline
Why: Win $250 and have your design featured on the conference materials
How: Send file and contact information to Mary Kim Titla at [email protected]
Specs: 12 inch by 12 inch max; 300 DPI; PDF, EPS, TIFF, or PSD format; 3 Color Max
A larger version of the competition flyer is attached.