"Moving Towards Knowledge Together"

Center for Indigenous Knowledge and Language Revitalization

EduE 150, 412 Library Drive, Duluth, MN 55812


University of

College of Education &
Human Service Professions

Minnesota Indigenous Youth Freedom Project

Residential Camp and Workshops held at the University of Minnesota-Duluth

The Minnesota Indigenous Youth Freedom Project initiative was established to create and administer a leadership initiative for American Indian youth (aged 13-17) living on and near Minnesota Reservation communities. Leadership training for youth includes both structured training camps and community-based experiences. Goals of the project include the following:

This program is free of charge, with parents or communities providing transportation to the University of Minnesota-Duluth for the week-long camp and commitment to a community service project that is provided through a grant opportunity. The participants will be provided with food, lodging and activities that
include rock-climbing, swimming, Twister Alpine coaster, and much more!

Program Information



Community Projects