The NEIR program is designed specifically for Native American entrepreneurs throughout the United States. The program is designed along 3 tracks for businesses in different stages:
Candidates with businesses in any of these 3 stages are encouraged to apply.
NEIR has experienced mentors who have worked in a wide variety of business segments and categories, so we are able to tailor learning to meet your needs, whether it is high-tech; online or brick & mortar retail; healthcare; agriculture/environmental; education; the arts; tourism.
While industry knowledge is important, the skills unique to successful entrepreneurship are critical. That is what NEIR provides.
Candidates for the program must meet these following criteria: