Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC), in partnership with the United Tribes of Bristol Bay and the University of Alaska Fairbanks Bristol Bay Campus, invites Bristol Bay School District students and BBNC shareholders and descendants in grades 9-12 to apply to participate in the 2023 Bristol Bay Youth Leadership Forum (BBYLF) from December 6-8, 2023 in Anchorage, Alaska!

BBYLF is an opportunity for students to:

  • Engage in cultural activities
  • Build and strengthen leadership and teamwork skills
  • Participate in dialogues about current issues impacting Alaska Native communities
  • Attend presentations that focus on community initiatives
  • Network with other youth and community leaders
  • Learn about work readiness skills and college and vocational career opportunities
  • Earn college credit

To apply online, click here. The application deadline is Wednesday, October 25, 2023. If you have any questions, please contact Judy Jo Matson at