FAQs


When will I be notified of my application status?

All applicants will be notified of their status by January 2019.

Will I be notified even if I am not selected?

Yes. All applicants will be notified by January 2019.

I applied last year. Do I have to apply again?

Yes. Individuals should submit a new application as the questions may change from year to year.

Are Legacy Leaders required to participate in certain events?

Yes. Each Legacy Leader is required to participate in two annual gatherings per year (Spring and Fall)

Are Legacy Leaders required to sign a contract?

Yes. Legacy Leaders are required to sign a contract with responsibilities. Click here for more info.

Are there restrictions on how Legacy Leaders can use their award money?

Yes. This is an individual fellowship award. The funds may not be used as a grant. Each Legacy Leader is responsible for any and all income taxes.

Can Two-Spirits apply?

Yes. We encourage Two-Spirit women elders to submit an application.