Southern Ute Indian Tribe

Sunshine Cloud Smith Youth Advisory Council


Great Seal of the Southern Ute Indian Tribe

YEP/SCSYAC Coordinator

970-563-2786


Mission Statement

The mission of the Sunshine Cloud Smith Youth Advisory Council (SCSYAC) is to empower the voice of the Southern Ute Indian Tribal Youth.


Terms of Service

  • To be the voice of the Tribe’s youth
  • To model leadership skills in the community
  • To set the example for other youth by being involved in continuing education
  • Volunteering in the community, and cultural activities
  • To participate in events, including without limitation to Youth Leadership Conferences, Tri-Ute Conference, and other tribal community activities

How To Join

  1. Age 11-17
  2. Enrolled Southern Ute Tribal Member
  3. Submit Application Packet by the Deadline. This includes: letter of intent, letter of recommendation, SCSYAC questions, and a complete packet
  4. Must adhere to their Oath of Office