VCNAA Official Website

Welcome to the Vermont Commission on Native American Affairs 

The Vermont Commission on Native American Affairs is charged by law to recognize the historic and cultural contributions of Native Americans in Vermont, to protect and strengthen Native American heritage, and to address needs in state policy, programs, and actions. The Commission provides technical assistance on the application process for state recognition of Native American Indian tribes and reviews the documentation of applicants. The Commission develops policies and programs to benefit Vermont's Native American Indian population.

Four Vermont tribes are currently recognized by the State of Vermont.




The Vermont Division for Historic Preservation is now accepting applications for upcoming vacancies on the VCNAA.  Please note, there are no age restrictions for applicants.


The deadline for application submissions is July 1, 2015.  



Please mail or email applications and/or questions to the following:


Vermont Division for Historic Preservation

Attn: Jenni Lavoie

1 National Life Drive, Davis Building, 6th Floor

Montpelier, VT 05620-3540