Do you want to….

  • Spend your summer at a top university?
  • Learn about exciting new careers?
  • Have fun and meet friends?
  • Prepare for college?
  • Find ways to serve your tribal community?


Then the LEAD Summer Business Institute is for you!

The LEAD Summer Business Institute (SBI) is a 3-4 week program that provides you with an opportunity to take exciting classes in finance and economics with world-renowned professors. Experience living on a college campus. Learn about business careers and meet corporate executives, tribal leaders and Native American professionals. The principles of investments will be taught through business and stock market competitions. On the weekends, go on field trips, movies, theme parks and sporting events with new friends. Finance is an important field that can improve the quality of life in Native communities. As an Indian leader of tomorrow, you will have the opportunity to learn about college, team building and how you can make a difference in your tribal community. Prior business experience is not required. You just have to be interested in learning!