- Work with FCNL
- Native Americans
Congressional Advocate on Native American Policy
A Two-Year+ Professional Fellowship with FCNL
We are seeking candidates for a 27-month fellowship – the Congressional Advocate on Native American Policy – with the Friends Committee on National Legislation in Washington D.C. American Indian and Alaska Native tribal members are strongly encouraged to apply.
A Two-Year+ Professional Fellowship
FCNL’s Congressional Advocate on Native American Policy will
Work on FCNL’s staff for 27 months
Receive one-on-one training from an FCNL lobbyist with deep experience on Native American policy issues
Manage the lobbying program on Native American issues
Create and implement realistic, achievable strategies to influence legislation to support Native American priorities
Coordinate a working group of national advocates representing faith groups with an abiding concern for Native American rights
Collaborate with FCNL’s communication and organizing staff to share policy updates and program activities with our network of 50,000 activists around the country
Overlap with the next Advocate during the last three months, to train and orient a successor
Receive professional level salary and benefits
Applications will be accepted until June 1, 2017. The first Advocate will be appointed by July 31, 2017, to begin work and training in early October.