Welcome to the 2018 American Indian Council of MSU's Powwow Information Page! Please scroll down for more information. 

2018 AIC Powwow Poster

Grand Entries

Friday, March 30th: 6:00 p.m.

Saturday, March 31st: 12:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.


Interested in Volunteering? Sign up here: 

Volunteer Sign Up form 


American Indian Alumni Brunch

Saturday, March 31, 2018

9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Great Room at the MSU Alumni Foundation

501 S 11th Ave, Bozeman, MT 59717


Fun Run Information

5k and 1 mile (participants can walk or run during both events)

Saturday, March 31, 2018

8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Brick Breeden Fieldhouse Parking Lot

Contact: TBA



11:15 a.m.

Site of the future American Indian Student Center (South Hannon Lawn, North of Roberts Hall) 


Basketball Tourney Information

March 30-31, 2018, Shroyer Gym, Brick Breeden Fieldhouse

Entry Fee: $350

Eight man roster (8 team players will get a t-shirt)

Contact: Megan Gourneau at megangourneau@montana.edu 

2018 Basketball 


Royalty Information and Application

Application PDF


Vendor Application and Contract Agreement

(only a total of 20 spaces available, first come-first serve)

*We are sold out of 20x20 spaces*

Application PDF

Contract Agreement PDF


Head Staff

Arena Director

George Abeyta

Assistant Arena Director

Francis Sherwood

Master of Ceremonies

Herb Augustine

Jason Good Striker

Head Woman Dancer

Kassie Runsabove

Head Man Dancer

Walter Runsabove

Head Dance Judge

Terry Brockie

Head Singing Judge

Greg Osbourne

Host Drum

Young Spirit

Honor/Color Guard

Ft. Belknap


Miss Indian MSU: Alexa Long Knife

Miss Teen MSU: Awna Bad Bear

Junior Miss MSU: Annika Big Man

Miss Tiny Tot MSU: Keryssa Noseep


Host Hotels


Lewis and Clark

Lewis and Clark Motel:  Single $89 + taxes per night Double $99 + taxes per night For online booking please visit  http://www.lewisandclarkmotelbozeman.com/, click on the “book now” and add the promo code "PowWow2018"


Fairfield Inn: $97.99 + taxes per night please book under: “Pow-Wow – MSU discount” 



Hilton Garden Inn: $94 + taxes per night if you book before March 15, 2018. Make reservations by calling 406-582-9900 under the "2018 POW WOW"


springhill suites

SpringHill Suites: $109 + taxes per night if you book before March 28, 2018. Click here to make your reservation for the special rate: 

Book your group rate for POW WOW - MSU, or call (406)586-5200 and book under "Powwow MSU" 


holiday inn

Holiday Inn: $85 + taxes per night if you book by March 16, 2018.  Call (406)587-4561 or click here to make a reservation: MSU- American Indian Council Pow-wow under the block name “MSU-American Indian Council Pow-wow” or under the block code “AIC"



best western





Best Western: $91.00 + taxes per night for all room types excluding suites *The discounted rate is available on a first come first serve basis.

Call (406)587-5261 to make a room reservation and mention the group code: "MSUPOW17"





Contact Information

Lisa Perry at (406)994-4880 or lisa.perry2@montana.edu

Francesca Rodriguez at (406)994-5529 or francesca.pine@montana.edu