Jobs and Internships

If you would like to post your job or internship opportunity on the NIEA website, please fill out this form.

Positions open at NIEA

Position Title: NIEA Fellow

Position Description:

The NIEA Fellow will assist in the execution of the National Indian Education Association’s policy agenda and implementation work to improve educational outcomes for Native students. This individual will report to the Legislative Analyst and Interim Executive Director in developing and revising materials to support NIEA’s priorities. The Fellow will also work independently to research and analyze K-12 education and on post-secondary policy as it impacts Native students.

For the full job description, please click here.

Please submit your resume, cover letter, and three professional references to

Position Title: Board of Directors – Student At-Large

Position Description:

NIEA is seeking two (2) qualified student board members to serve on the NIEA Board of Directors (BOD). The NIEA Student Board Member serves as a critical student view on NIEA’s strategic direction and policy. S/he is a full voting member, participates in monthly board meetings, serves on a minimum of two committees, and actively supports educational advancements that are in service to NIEA’s constituents: American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian.


Because the Constitution and By-laws require a staggered term, these positions will be filled in the following manner:
Position 1: 2-year term—2018 to 2020
Position 2: 1-year term—2018 to 2019

To learn more information, please click here.
To submit an application, please click here.