Native Employment Works (NEW) Program

2023 - 2025 N.E.W. Plan

Native Employment Works (N.E.W. Program) Application (PDF)



To provide, work activities and services to eligible individuals in obtaining unsubsidized employment.


Eligibility - Must be: 

  • Karuk Tribal member and Descendants, and
  • Residing in the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) designated service area of Siskiyou and Humboldt County, and
  • Working/Unemployed single mother, or
  • Unemployed single father, or
  • Unemployed person participating in the Karuk Tribe's General Assistance program, or
  • At-risk Youth ages 18-24 ("at risk" is defined as youth who are exposed to the chances of delinquency; high school graduates without aspirations; potential drop-outs from college; youth without direction due to socio-economic status), or
  • All other eligible tribal persons.


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