U.S. Small Business Administration's Office of Native American Affairs (SBA/ONAA) presents: 8(a) BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT TRAINING (PDF)


Further Information: Cherokee Nation Technology Solutions




2013 American Indian Labor Force Report (PDF)


Indian Country Today Media Network - Indian Country Gets Its Labor Force Report




MIBA Featured Business Form


Add Your Business to MIBA's Directory


Regional Indian Business Alliances


Long-awaited rules require the BIA to "Buy Indian"



MIBA Featured Business

Montana Indian Business Alliance 
Featured Business

As an Indian-controlled Community Development Financial Institution, CDFI, founded in 2005, Indian Land Capital Company (ILCC) is uniquely positioned to provide loans that respond to the distinct needs of Indian nations. Indian Land Capital Company provides a unique, socially-responsible, solid investment opportunity for individuals, investment firms, local or regional banks, funders and Indian nations. Recovering and consolidating the tribal land base is a top priority for many Indian nations who recognize that full ownership and control of their lands and assets is the key to economic security and self-determination. Call Indian Land Capital Company at 406-328-4622.



Upcoming Events and Announcements

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Closes September 30, 2014

Montana Indian Equity Fund

Two enrolled members from every Montana Tribe are eligible to receive up to $7,000 each in grant funds to fund either a business startup or to grow their business...

October 6 - 9, 2014

RES Wisconsin

Attend RES Wisconsin to see first-hand how the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development, through events and services, provides Native American businesses and entrepreneurs with the tools they need to be successful.



Business Education Courses

Building Native Industry Institute

An online learning center where Indian entrepreneurs can improve their business skills at their own pace anywhere Internet access is available...

Online Survey

Indian Non-profit Alliance Survey

Conducting a first ever, comprehensive research project of Indian nonprofits, with the goal being to acquire a greater understanding of these organizations, and identify current best practices in the areas of management and leadership...

Online Survey

Governor Bullock's Main Street Montana Project: Indian Country Survey

Please take a moment to respond to the Main Street Montana Project Survey. The Main Street Montana Project aims to engage Montanans from all walks of life and from every corner of the state to build a business plan for Montana...

MT Indian Business Alliance

Profit Mastery Training in Pablo and the IBA Gathering

MIBA promotes private Indian business development by maximizing and developing resources that encourage and support Montana Indian Entrepreneurs. The Indian Business Alliances from Montana, North and South Dakota, Minnesota and Wisconsin gathered to learn from one another, share best practices, resources and further policy to promote private Indian businesses....


Marketing Targets Native American Made Products

Montana's popular MADE IN MONTANA marketing program now features a NATIVE AMERICAN MADE IN MONTANA logo label specifically created to promote Native American made products....
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The State of Montana

The Governor's Energy Intern Program

Aligning Montana's top-notch students with work experiences in the State's booming energy sector. By partnering with Montana schools, businesses, nonprofits and organizations we are able to cater to diverse student interests...
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Small Business Administration

Native American Small Business Primer: Strategies for Success

A new online tool that helps Native American entrepreneurs prepare for business ownership. The Native American Small Business Primer is a free online business course developed for Native American entrepreneurs...