Scholarships for Native Students

NIEA wants to make sure that every Native student knows about other funding opportunities to help them succeed in their academic career. Below is a listing of other organizations who offer scholarships and internships. If there are opportunities that are missing from this list, please let NIEA know by e-mailing niea@niea.org.

Adolph Van Pelt Scholarships

Given by Association on American Indian Affairs, Inc.
Amount: $1500 
Contact Phone: 240-314-7155
Website: http://www.indian-affairs.org/scholarships/adolph_van_pelt.htm
Requirements: Applicants must be full-time students and determination is based upon merit or need. This scholarship does not automatically renew. Students are eligible to apply on a yearly basis.
Deadline: July 20

AISES Google Scholarship

Given by: AISES, Google
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 505.765.1052
Website: http://aises.org/what/programs/scholarships/info/googlescholars
Requirements: The AISES Google Scholarship will fund scholarships awards to American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian AISES members pursuing degrees in the computer science, computer engineering and management information systems. Applicants must have: a 3.0 GPA at a four-year college, or in their second year at a two-year college leading to a four year degree, be an enrolled member of an American Indian tribe, Alaska Native, Native Hawaiian, or First Nations of Canada or otherwise considered to be American by the tribe with which affiliation is claimed. The applicant must be a member of AISES, current college sophomore or higher (entering their junior or senior year of undergraduate study or enrolled in a graduate program in the 2013-2014 academic year. Must be majoring in Computer Science or Computer Engineering.
Deadline March 31

All Indian Pueblo Council Scholarship Program

Given by: All Indian Pueblo Council
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 505.844.3820
Website: http://www.aicpa.org
Requirements: Enrolled and verified members of the following Indian Pueblos: Cochiti, Jemez, Sandia, and Santa Ana. Applications must be accompanied by an official transcript of the last school attended (high school/college).
Deadline: February 1 and October 1


Alpha Kappa Alpha Educational Advancement Foundation Scholarship

Given by: Alpha Kappa Alpha Educational Advancement Foundation
Amount: $500-$1500
Website: http://www.akaeaf.org/publications/
Deadline: April 15


American Indian/Alaska Native Employees Association for NCRS Scholarship

Given by: American Indian/Alaska Native Employees Association for NCRS
Amount: $150-$500
Contact Phone: 208.478.3778
Website: http://www.aianea.com/scholarship.htm
Requirements: Two Scholarships will be awarded to American Indian/Alaska Native students pursuing a degree in a natural resources field.
Deadline: April 1


American Indian College Fund Scholarships

Given by: American Indian College Fund
Amount: Varies
Contact Phone: 303.426.8900
Website: http://www.collegefund.org/scholarships/main.html
Requirements: Provides scholarship support to each tribal college. the College Fund also administers several scholarship programs offered to American Indian students attending tribal colleges and state and private universities.
Deadline: May 31

American Indian Education Foundation Scholarships

Given by: American Indian Education Foundation
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 866.866.8642
Website: http://www.aiefprograms.org
Requirements: varies
Deadline: May 15

American Indian Graduate Center Scholarships

Given by: American Indian Graduate Center
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 505.881.4584
Website: http://www.aigc.com/02scholarships/scholarships.htm
Requirements: Pursuing a master's or doctoral degree as a full-time student at an accredited U.S. graduate School; demonstrate financial need; and be an enrolled member of a federally recognized American Indian tribe or Alaska Native group, or be able to demonstrate ancestry of 1/4 degree Indian blood.
Deadline: June 1


American Indian Services Scholarships

Given by: American Indian Services
Amount:
Contact Phone: 801.375.1777
Website: http://www.americanindianservices.org/students.html
Requirements: Enrolled in a university, college, junior college or technical school One-Quarter (1/4) Northern-Native American Indian Blood. Undergraduate student with no more than 150 semester credits or 210 quarter credits. Full-time or part-time status - excluding non-credit courses. Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.25
Deadline: Aug. 30


American Institute of Certified Public Accountants Scholarship

Given by: American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 212.443.1513
Website: http://aicpa.org/members/div/career/mini/smas.htm
Requirements: See website for scholarship options
Deadline: Apr. 1


American Legion Auxiliary Scholarship Programs

Given by: American Legion Auxiliary
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 702.642.4002
Website: http://www.legion-aux.org/scholarships/index.aspx
Requirements: Applicant must be a member of The American Legion, American Legion Auxiliary, or Sons of The American Legion and shall have paid dues for the two preceding years and for the calendar year in which application is made. 2. Applicant must be: a. a non-traditional student returning to the classroom after some period of time in which his/her formal education was interrupted; or b. a non-traditional student who is just beginning his/her education at a later point in life.
Deadline: June 5


Apsaalooke Nation Tribe Grant Scholarship

Given by: Crow Tribe
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 406.638.3796
Website: http://www.crowtribe.com
Requirements: Minimum 2.00 GPA/12 Credits enrolled Crow Tribe
Deadline: Sept. 20


Association on American Indian Affairs Scholarships

Given by: Association on American Indian Affairs
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 240.314.7155
Website: http://www.indian-affairs.org/scholarships/aaia_scholarships.htm
Requirements: See website for more details
Deadline: June 13

A.T. Anderson Memorial Scholarship Program

Given by: American Indian Science and Engineering Society
Amount: $1000 for undergraduate, $2000 for graduate
Contact Phone: 303.939.0023
Website: http://www.aises.org/Programs/ScholarshipsandInternships/Scholarships
Requirements: AISES' own scholarship program was established in 1983 in memory of A.T. Anderson (Mohawk), a chemical engineer who founded AISES with six other American Indian scientists. Scholarships are awarded to members of AISES who are American Indian/Alaskan Native college students pursuing academic programs in the sciences, engineering, medicine, natural resources, and math.
Deadline: June 15


BIE Student Scholarship & Internship Opportunities

Given by: Bureau of Indian Education, U.S. Department of the Interior
Amount: Varies
Contact Phone: 202.208.6123
Website: http://www.bie.edu
Requirements: Varies
Deadline: April 30


Burlington Northern Santa Fe Foundation Scholarship

Given by: American Indian Science and Engineering Society
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 505.765.1052
Website: http://tinyurl.com/mzvtu9
Requirements: Administered for the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Foundation, this scholarship is made available to American Indian high school seniors every year, who reside in states serviced by the Burlington Northern and Santa Fe Pacific Corporation and its affiliated companies: Arizona, California, Colorado, Kansas, Minnesota, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, and Washington.
Deadline: April 15


Bruce T. and Jakie Mahi Erickson Grant

Given by: Ke Ali'I Pauahi Foundation
Amount: Varies
Contact Phone: 808.534.3890
Website: http://www.pauahi.org/scholarships/
Requirements: See website for details.
Deadline: May 1


Catching the Dream Scholarship - Native American Leadership Program

Given by: Native American Scholarship Fund
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 505.262.2351
Website: http://www.catchingthedream.org/Scholarship.htm
Requirements: for Native students who are paraprofessionals in Indian schools, and who plan to complete their degree in education, counseling, or school administration. Since only 7% of teachers in reservation schools are Indians, the need for more Indian teachers is huge.
Deadline: April 15


Catching the Dream Scholarship - MESBEC Program

Given by: Native American Scholarship Fund
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 505.262.2351
Website: http://www.catchingthedream.org/Scholarship.htm
Requirements: The six priority fields of study are math, engineering, science, business, education, and computers. Science includes all the medical fields. These fields are the ones in which tribes need graduates the most, and the fields in which there are the fewest Indian graduates.
Deadline: March 15


Catching the Dream Scholarship - Tribal Business Management Program

Given by: Native American Scholarship Fund
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 505.262.2351
Website: http://www.catchingthedream.org/Scholarship.htm
Requirements: for students in business, finance, management, economics, banking, hotel management, and related fields who plan to work in economic development for tribes.
Deadline: March 15


Charles Crockett ‘Ohana Scholarship

Given by: Ke Ali’I Pauahi Foundation
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 808.534.3966
Website: http://www.pauahi.org/scholarships/
Requirements: GPA range 2.0-3.2, demonstrated commitment to make a difference in the community and participation in school activities.
Deadline: Apr. 1


Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma Scholarship Program

Given by: Cherokee Nation Higher Education Grants Program
Amount: $250-$2,000
Contact Phone: 800.256.0761
Website: http://www.cherokee.org/Services/190/Page/default.aspx
Requirements: 1) Whose permanent residency is within the Cherokee Nation area, which is defined as counties within the Cherokee Nation boundaries; or 2) Whose permanent residency is within the contiguous counties to the Cherokee Nation boundaries (including contiguous counties in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri, and Oklahoma).
Deadline: April 1


Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma Scholarships

Given by: Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 405.262.0345
Website: http://www.c-a-tribes.org/application-requirements
Requirements: Enrolled member of Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribe
Deadline: June 1


Chickasaw Nation Education Foundation

Given by: Chickasaw Nation
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 405.436.2603
Website: http://www.chickasaweducationservices.com/index_148.htm
Requirements: See website for more details. Main page has more than 10 scholarships and grants
Deadline: March 1


Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma Higher Education Grant

Given by: Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma
Amount: $400-1000
Contact Phone: 580.924.8280
Website: http://www.choctawnation-sap.com/scholarships.shtml
Requirements: See website for details. Must be a member of the Choctaw Nation
Deadline: Oct. 1


Choy-Kee O’hana Scholarship

Given by: Ke Ali’I Pauahi Foundation
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 808.534.3966
Website: http://www.pauahi.org/scholarships/
Requirements: GPA 3.0 and above pursuing a post-high education
Deadline: Apr. 1


Colorado River Indian Scholarship


Contact Phone: 928.669.5548
Website: http://www.crit-cdo.com/Applications.html
Requirements: Be an enrolled member of the Colorado Indian Tribes.
Deadline: June 30


Comanche Tribe of Oklahoma Grants

Given by: Comanche Tribe of Oklahoma
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 580.492.3364
Website: http://www.comanchenation.com/education/
Deadline: June 1


Council of Energy Resource Tribes (CERT) Scholarships

Given by: Council of Energy Resource Tribes (CERT)
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 303.297.2378
Website: http://www.certredearth.com/education.php
Requirements: The CERT Scholarship Program was created to meet the unforeseen need of today’s American Indian college students. CERT Scholarships may be used for books, living expenses, clothing, or other similar needs to assist students in defraying the high costs of education. The award is a gift from the Council of Energy Resource Tribes and should not be counted toward any financial aid the student is currently receiving. A CERT Scholarship is not based on financial need.
Deadline: Feb. 15, Sept. 15


Daughters of Indian Wars Scholarships

Given by: Continental Society
Amount: $1000
Contact Phone: 918.479.5670
Website: http://www.free-4u.com/continental_society_daughters_of_indian_wars_(scholarship).htm
Requirements: Open to Native American, certified tribal members with plans to work on a reservation. Must be an undergraduate junior or senior accepted to or already attending an accredited college/university, be carrying
at least eight semester hours, and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Must be US citizen and demonstrate financial need. One award annually. Renewable. Contact Mrs. Ronald Jacobs for an application
Deadline: June 15


Francis C. Allen Fellowships

Given by: History of the American Indian
Amount: up to $8,000 for Fellowship research stipends
Contact Phone: 312.255.3666
Website: http://www.newberry.org/research/felshp/special.html
Requirements: Awarded to Federally recognized tribal members who are female and studying at the graduate or Ph.D. in the Humanities and Social Sciences.
Deadline: March 1


Frances Crawford Marvin American Indian Scholarship

Given by: National Society Daughters of the American Revolution
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 202.628.1776
Website: http://www.dar.org/natsociety/edout_scholar.cfm
Requirements: The American Indians Committee of the DAR awards this scholarship to Native Americans and is intended to help Native American students of any age, any tribe and in any state striving to get an education. All awards are judged based on financial need and academic achievement. Specify that you want information on the American Indian Scholarship when you send the self-addressed, stamped envelope for information. This scholarship is intended to help Native American college/university and technical school students of any age, any tribe, in any state at the undergraduate or graduate level. Graduate students are eligible; however, undergraduate students are given preference.
Deadline: July 1


George Hi'ilani Mills Scholarship

Given by: Ke Ali'I Pauahi Foundation
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 808.534.3890
Website: http://www.pauahi.org/scholarships/
Requirements: For graduate students only
Deadline: May 1


Gila River Indian Community Division of Student Services/Scholarships

Given by: Gila River Indian Community
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 520.562.3387 ext. 88
Website: http://bit.ly/hDRckP
Requirements: The GRIC Scholarship is available to community members in pursuit of higher education at an accredited college or university. To be eligible you must:
1) Be an enrolled member of the Gila River Indian Community.
2) Be a high school graduate or GED recipient.
Deadline: June 15


Grand Canyon University Scholarships

Given by: Grand Canyon University
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 800.800.9776
Website: http://www.gcu.edu/tribal
Requirements: In an undergraduate program, you must maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress(minimum 2.0 GPA) as indicated in the University catalog throughout your program, and be enrolled in the minimum required hours for your program; in a graduate program, maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress (minimum 3.0 GPA) as indicated in the University catalog throughout your program and be enrolled as a half-time student (minimum 5 credits per semester). The students must be an enrolled or a principal member of a Federally Recognized Tribe
Deadline: Dec. 30

Holland & Knight Charitable Foundation, Inc. - Young Native Writers Essay Contest

Given by:  Holland & Knight Charitable Foundation, Inc. in conjunction with the NMAI and NIEA
Amount:  $,2500 college scholarship and participate in the Washington, DC Scholars' Week
Contact:  www.nativewriters.hklaw.com
Requirements:  Students are asked to write about one or more of the cultural images, symbols or art forms that have been historically developed by their community (American Indian, Alaska Native, or Native Hawaiian) to communicate a particular message or value or serve a specific purpose.  Essays are to be 1,200 words or less and should cover the following:  describe the image(s), symbol(s) or art forms selected; explain how it was originally developed or used by the community; reflect on the student's own experience about it, including thoughts and feelings; and suggest why or how it is still relevant today.
Deadline:  April 22, 2014

Indian Health Services Health Professionals Programs

Given by: Indian Health Services
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 218.444.0486
Website: http://www.scholarship.ihs.gov/
Requirements: Enrolled in a federally recognized tribe Preparatory scholarship can be 1st or 2nd degree descendant of a tribal member (see application) 2.0 GPA or higher Pursuing a degree in a health related profession OR a junior or senior in college planning to get a masters in social work or physical therapy Service obligation upon completion
Deadline: June 15


Hana Scholars Program

Given by: United Methodist Church
Amount: Varies
Contact Phone: 615.340.7344
Website: http://www.smu.edu/Perkins/financial/outside/FinancialResources/hanascholars.aspx
Requirements: Must be an active, full member of The United Methodist Church for at least three years prior to application and be a full-time junior, senior, or graduate student. Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident and be born of Hispanic, Asian, Native American, or Pacific Island parentage (at least one parent). Be able to identify with his/her particular ethnic community. Able to verify academic ability and demonstrate financial need.
Deadline: April 1


Hopi Tribe - Grants and Scholarship Programs

Given by: Hopi Tribe
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 800.762.9630
Website: http://tinyurl.com/nsvmv4
Requirements: Varies
Deadline: April 30


Indian Employment Assistance Grants

Given by: Division of Job Placement and Training
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 202.208.3570
Website: http://www.educationmoney.com/prgm_15.108_natve.html
Requirements: See website for details
Deadline: Aug. 26


International Order of the King's Daughters and Sons North Indian Scholarship Program

Given by: International Order of the King's Daughters and Sons North Indian
Amount: $650
Contact Phone: 716.357.4951
Website: http://www.iokds.org/scholarship1.html
Requirements: No restriction as to Tribal affiliation or Indian blood quantum. The student must provide a Tribal Registration number and fulfill the other requirements. The scholarships are given for technical, vocational or college studies but not granted for studies beyond a Bachelors degree.
Deadline: April 1


Jalene Kanani Bell ‘Ohana Scholarship

Given by: Ke Ali’I Pauahi Foundation
Amount: Varies
Contact Phone: 808.534.3966
Website: http://www.pauahi.org/scholarships/
Requirements: Part-time or full-time undergraduate or graduate students who are Hawaii residents with a GPA of 2.5 or above with demonstrated interest in Hawaiian language, culture, and history.
Deadline: Apr. 1


Joseph A. Sowa Scholarship

Given by: Ke Ali’I Pauahi Foundation
Amount: Varies
Contact Phone: 808.534.3966
Website: http://www.pauahi.org/scholarships/
Requirements: See website for details
Deadline: Apr. 1


Joseph Nawahi Scholarship

Given by: Ke Ali'I Pauahi Foundation
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 808.534.3890
Website: http://www.pauahi.org/scholarships/
Requirements: This supports a full-time student pursuing a graduate degree at an accredited institution of higher learning located in Hawaii studying Hawaiian Studies, Hawaiian Politics, Law (specific to Hawaiian legal issues), or Communications/ Journalism (specific to Hawaiian history, culture and politics) with a GPA of 3.2 and who shows demonstrated financial need.
Deadline: May 1


Kamehameha Schools Class of 1956 Scholarship

Given by: Ke Ali'I Pauahi Foundation
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 808.534.3890
Website: http://www.pauahi.org/scholarships/
Requirements: Demonstrate a financial need, have a GPA within the range of 2.5 - 3.5, and show an aptitude toward obtaining a higher education.
Deadline: May 1


Kamehameha Schools Class of 1970 Scholarship

Given by: Ke Ali'I Pauahi Foundation
Amount: Varies
Contact Phone: 808.534.3890
Website: http://www.pauahi.org/scholarships/
Requirements: demonstrate exceptional service to the community beyond what is currently expected of the student by their own school, to showcase their accomplishments as a model for others, to support their on-going education and service and to encourage continued service in support of Hawaiian communities, and a GPA of 2.0.
Deadline: May 1


Kamehameha Schools Class of 1972 Scholarship

Given by: Ke Ali'I Pauahi Foundation
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 808.534.3890
Website: http://www.pauahi.org/scholarships/
Requirements: Demonstrate a financial need, have a GPA within the range of 2.5 - 3.5, and show an aptitude toward obtaining a higher education.
Deadline: May 1


Ke Ali'i Pauahi Foundation

Given by: Ke Ali’I Pauahi Foundation
Amount: Varies
Contact Phone: 808.534.3966
Website: http://www.pauahi.org/scholarships
Requirements: Foundation has more than 25 scholarships for Native Students. Please see website for more information
Deadline: Apr. 1


Menominee Adult Vocational Training Scholarship

Given by: Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin
Amount: $100-$2200
Contact Phone: 715.799.5110
Website: http://www.menominee-nsn.gov/laborEdu/education/
Requirements: Enrolled or eligible Menominee,
freshmen and sophomores only
Deadline: March 1 and Oct. 30


Minnesota Indian Scholarship

Given by: Minnesota Office of Higher Education
Amount: up to $4,000 for undergraduates, up to $6,000 for graduate students
Contact Phone: 218.755.2270
Website: http://www.getreadyforcollege.org/gPg.cfm?pageID=149


Morris K. Udall Foundation Internship

Given by: Morris K Udall Foundation
Amount: ongoing internship program
Contact Phone: 520.670.5529
Website: http://www.udall.gov/OurPrograms/NACInternship/NACInternship.aspx
Requirements: The Native American Congressional Internship Program provides Native Americans and Alaska Natives with an insider's view of the federal government. Our ten-week internship in Washington, D.C., places students in Senate and House offices, committees, Cabinet departments and the White House, where they are able to observe government decision-making processes first-hand.
Deadline: May 1


Native American Finance Officers Association Scholarship

Given by: Native American Finance Officers Association
Amount:
Contact Phone:
Website: http://www.nafoa.org/education_3.html
Requirements: NAFOA is dedicated to supporting Native people pursing their education. Our scholarship program assists Native American and Alaska Native students working towards a degree within a financially related field.
Deadline: Nov. 1


Native American Junior Auxiliaries Scholarship

Given by: Native American Junior Auxiliaries
Amount: $350-$1250
Contact Phone: 662.332.3076
Website: http://www.najanet.org
Deadline: June 1


Native American Political Leadership Program (Ongoing Intership)

Given by: The George Washington University
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 202.994.8908
Website: http://tinyurl.com/lyna7d
Requirements: Open to Native American, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian college students. Students study applied politics in the spring semester as part of GW’s Semester In Washington Politics program. Scholarship includes tuition and fees for 6 credit hours of undergraduate work, housing, books, transportation to and from Washington, and a stipend. For application, go to ww.gwu.edu/~siw/politics/admission/online-application.cfm.
Deadline: Oct. 15


National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development Scholarships

Given by: National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 480.545.1298 x244
Website: http://www.ncaied.org/scholarships.php
Requirements: Eligible students must be enrolled full-time at the junior, senior or gradate level. Applicants must submit the application below, as well as a statement requesting consideration and stating their reasons for pursuing higher education, their plans following completion of their degree and any other relevant information such as activities and commitment to the community.
Deadline: Aug. 6


Navajo Nation Scholarship and Financial Assistance Program

Given by: Navajo Nation
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 800.243.2956
Website: http://www.onnsfa.org/default.aspx
Requirements: For the Navajo people to provide them the opportunity to achieve their educational goals. This opportunity is provided as a privilege with the intent that recipients, upon graduation, will return to the Navajo Nation to apply their learning to benefit the continuing development of the Navajo Nation.
Deadline: April 1


Oregon Native American Chamber 2010 Student Scholarship

Given by: Oregon Native American Chamber
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: see website for more details
Website: http://www.onacc.org/si.html
Requirements: The Oregon Native American Chamber (ONAC) is dedicated to working with all members of the community to advance the educational and economic opportunity for Native Americans in Oregon and Southwest Washington. ONAC promotes and supports the education, training and cultural understanding of Native Americans.
Deadline: Sept. 20


Osage Tribal Education Committee (OTEC) Scholarships

Given by: Bureau of Indian Affairs - Oklahoma Office
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 800.690.6724
Website: http://www.osagetribe.com/education/welcome_sub_page.aspx?subpage_id=18
Requirements: Recommendations, personal essay, transcript, enrolled member of Osage Indian Tribe
Deadline: July 1, May 1, Dec. 31


Patty Iron Cloud National Native American Youth Initiative Scholarship

Given by: Patty Iron Cloud National Native American Youth Initiative
Amount:
Contact Phone: 405.946.7072
Website: http://www.aaip.org/?page=NNAYI
Requirements: American Indian/Alaska Native high school students age 16 – 18 that are planning to enter a health profession are eligible to apply. Students must have a minimum cumulative 2.5 GPA (A = 4.0). Students are selected on the basis of scholastic achievement, demonstrated interest in the fields of health sciences or biomedical research, leadership skills, and personal attributes. Scholarship pays for lodging, most meals, and travel expenses
Deadline: April 18


Presbyterian Native American Education Grants

Given by: Presbyterian Office of Financial Aid for Studies
Amount: Varies
Contact Phone: 502.569.5776
Website: www.pcusa.org/financialaid/pdfs/nativeamerican.pdf
Deadline: June 15


Richard W. Tanner Scholarship

Given by: The Two Feathers Endowment
Amount: $500
Contact Phone: 651.224.5463
Website: http://www.saintpaulfoundation.org/scholarships/browse_by_name_s-t/richard_w_tanner_scholarship/
Requirements: Must be a junior or senior in college, and must be a Minnesota resident and provide proof of being a lineal descendant of a federally recognized tribe.
Deadline: Oct. 1


SAA Arthur C. Parker Scholarship or NSF Scholarship for Archaeological Training

Given by: Society for American Archaeology
Amount: Varies
Website: http://tinyurl.com/lzanfk
Requirements: The Native American Scholarships Fund is an endowment established to foster a sense of shared purpose and positive interaction between archaeologists and Native Americans. The Native American Scholarships Fund is an endowment established to foster a sense of shared purpose and positive interaction between archaeologists and Native Americans. Scholarships are open to all Native peoples from anywhere in the Americas, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians, and Indigenous Pacific Islanders
Deadline: Dec. 15


Seneca Nation Higher Education Scholarship

Given by: Seneca Nation Higher Education Program
Amount: $10.000 (varies)
Contact Phone: 716.945.1790
Website: http://local.sni.org/C-Education/Forms/2010-2011%20SNI%20Professional%20Scholarship.pdf
Requirements: Enrolled member of the Seneca Nation of Indians, minimum GPA of 2.0
Deadline: July 16


Sierra Nevada College Native American Scholarship

Given by: Washoe Tribe, Education Department
Amount:
Contact Phone: 775.687.8333
Website: http://www.washoetribe.us/content/view/308/2/
Requirements: Annual awards for Native American, Nevada or California residents who are Washoe Tribal members enrolled at a postsecondary institution. Applicant must have a minimum 2.0 GPA and financial need. Due dates are August 15th and December 15th. Renewable
Deadline: Aug. 15


Tauati ‘Ohana Scholarship

Given by: Ke Ali’I Pauahi Foundation
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 808.534.3966
Website: http://www.pauahi.org/scholarships/
Requirements: "Well - rounded" male and female graduating senior from Kamehameha Schools Hawaii with a GPA of 3.0 who have been successful learners and who demonstrate outstanding character by actively participating in class, school, and/or community service activities.
Deadline: Apr. 1


Tesoro Corporation Scholarship

Given by: Ke Ali'I Pauahi Foundation
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 808.534.3890
Website: http://www.pauahi.org/scholarships/
Requirements: Students must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment in a two year or less licensed and certified vocational or technical educational program in Hawaii. Students also must demonstrate an interest in the Hawaiian language, culture, and history in addition to a GPA of 2.0.
Deadline: May 1


The American Academy –High School Scholarship

Given by: The American Academy
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 866.689.1932
Website: http://tinyurl.com/6dryy8
Requirements: Students must be Native American or of a Native American family who need to make up a high school course, want to take courses to graduate early or who have dropped out of high school and would like to complete their high school diploma. Scholarship is also available for students who want to take online Navajo Language and Navajo Government courses to become eligible for the Chief Manuelito Scholarship competition.
Deadline: rolling
Requirements: Minnesota Indian Scholarship Program provides postsecondary financial assistance to eligible Minnesota resident students who are of one-fourth or more Indian ancestry and demonstrate financial need for an award
Deadline: July 1


The Minnesota Chippewa Tribe Education Scholarship Prorgrams

Given by: The Minnesota Chippewa Tribe
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 218.335.8584
Website: http://www.mnchippewatribe.org/education.htm
Requirements: Member of Minnesota Chippewa Tribe. Each enrolled member of the Minnesota Chippewa Tribe should contact the band where they are enrolled for application and information
Deadline: June 1


United South and Eastern Tribes, Inc. Scholarships

Given by: United South and Eastern Tribes, Inc.
Amount: $500
Contact Phone: 615.361.8700
Website: http://www.usetinc.org/Programs/USETScholarshipFund.aspx
Requirements: Scholarship monies are awarded to USET area Indian students who are enrolled members of one of the twenty-six USET member Tribes.
Deadline: April 30


Washington Indian Gaming Association Scholarships

Given by: Washington Indian Gaming Association
Amount: $1,000-$2,000
Contact Phone: 360.352.3248
Website: http://www.washingtonindiangaming.org
Requirements: Students pursuing degrees at community and technical colleges, four-year colleges, and post-graduate and professional schools are eligible.
Deadline: March 31


Zuni Higher Education Scholarship

Given by: Zuni Higher Education Department
Amount: varies
Contact Phone: 505.782.2191
Website: http://www.ashiwi.org/highered/ZECDCScholarshipApp.pdf
Requirements: Enrolled member of the Zuni tribe and have 2.0 GPA
Deadline: Apr. 30, June 30, Oct. 30http://www.aigc.com/02scholarships/scholarships.htm

 
 

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