Welcome to the Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals

"ITEP strengthens tribal capacity and sovereignty in environmental and natural resource management through culturally relevant education, research, partnerships and policy-based services."

ITEP 25th Anniversary video.
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Tribal Waste and Response Steering Committee (TWAR SC):

ITEP established, and coordinates, the Tribal Waste and Response Steering Committee, which is composed of ten tribal professionals working in Superfund, brownfields, USTs, emergency response, and solid waste. This committee provides two-way communication between EPA and tribal professionals, produces an annual Priority Document utilized by senior EPA management, and helps organize the TLEF.

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VW Settlement Technical Assistance Program:

ITEP has been selected as the Technical Assistance Provider for Tribes to access the $55 million VW Settlement for Tribes. Stand by for more information here but in the meantime, visit NTAA’s VW Settlement Work Group’s webpage for more information.
Contact Mehrdad.Khatibi@nau.edu for assistance.

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ITEP/EEOP Summer Internships:

ITEP/EEOP offers student summer internships for Native American and other college students with funding from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA).

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Non-Employee Discrimination Complaints:
ITEP does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, disability, age or sex in the administration of its programs or activities. To learn more, or file a complaint, go to the ITEP Non-Employee Discrimination Complaint Page.

Quejas por discriminación cometida contra personas que no trabajan para ITEP:
ITEP no discrimina por motivos de raza, color, país de origen, discapacidad, edad o sexo en la administración de sus programas o actividades. Para saber más al respecto o presentar una queja, vaya a la página de quejas por discriminación cometida contra personas que no trabajan para ITEP.

Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals
PO Box 15004 Flagstaff, AZ 86011-5004
928/523-9555 Fax: 928/523-1266
itep@nau.edu