The MBDA American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian Business Center Grant Competition is Open

Register now for the June 8th pre-application conference and learn more about this opportunity.  

The Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) is seeking proposals to operate one of 13 American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian (AIANNH) MBDA Business Centers to provide entrepreneurial assistance, training, capital access and facilitate job creation and retention, and economic impact for Tribal communities and businesses. Learn more about the application process, eligible locations and deadlines by viewing the Notice of Funding Opportunity. Also, register to attend the pre-application conference scheduled for June 8, 2021 at 2-3 pm ET.

Native Business Magazine

Native Business Magazine

Carmen Davis - Founder, Publisher and Executive Editor

Mrs. Davis is the founder, publisher and executive editor of the only Native American wholly owned and operated national tribal business publication, Native Business Magazine, and the producer of the annual and nationally attended Native Business Summit.

Mrs. Davis is also president of Davis Strategy Group has over 23 years of service to Indian Country and as an entrepreneur she has successfully established, operated, managed and grown several businesses in multiple sectors. She is equal parts a strategic visionary and behind-the-scenes implementor, essential in guiding and overseeing every process of brand development, business expansion, nation-to-nation relationship building and more.

She was named in 2009 as one of the first recipients of the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development’s, “40 Under 40” award which recognizes up and coming community and business leaders from across Indian Country.