Native American Student Scholarships

Native American Student Scholarships

Office of Navajo Nation

Email: onnsfacentral@navajo.org
Phone: 1-800-243-2956
Web: http://www.onnsfa.org/
For: Awards scholarships and financial assistance to qualifying students.
Award: varies
Deadline: varies

Native American Scholarships

Web: http://wwww.bie.edu
For:The Bureau of Indian Education provides a listing to various scholarships available to Native American Students.
Award: varies
Deadline: varies

United South and Eastern Tribes Scholarship Fund

Web: http://www.usetinc.org/
For: The United South & Eastern Tribes maintains a scholarship program for Native American students who are members of one of its twenty-six member tribes.
Award: undergraduate: $750, graduate: $1,000
Deadline: April 30th

Catching The Dream: Native American Scholarship Fund

Web: http://catchingthedream.org
For: Native American students attending or planning to attend an accredited institution on a full-time basis.
Award: From $500 – $5,000
Deadline: March 15, April 15 and September 15, depending on which semester the student is applying

Association of American Indian Affairs Scholarships

Web: http://www.indian-affairs.org
For: Native American students pursuing at least an Associate’s degree.
Award: varies
Deadline: June 1st

American Indian Graduate Center Scholarships

Phone: 1-800-628-1920
Web: http://www.aigc.com/02scholarships/accenture/accenture.htm
For: Members of federally recognized tribes are encouraged to complete the AIGC’s general application to determine eligibility for scholarship opportunities.
Award: varies
Deadline: varies, usually June 1st

American Indian Service Scholarship

Web: http://www.americanindianservices.org
For: Northern Native American Indian students enrolled full-time or part-time in a university, college, junior college or technical school.
Award: varies
Deadline: varies

American Indian College Fund

Web: http://www.collegefund.org
For: Members or descendants of members of federally or state recognized tribes in the United States.
Award: varies
Deadline: May 31st

American Indian Science and Engineering Society Scholarships and Internships

Web: http://www.aises.org/scholarships
For: AISES members who are an enrolled member of an American Indian tribe, Alaska Native, or Native Hawaiian or otherwise considered to be an American Indian by the tribe with which affiliation is claimed; or is at least 1/4 American Indian blood; or is at least 1/4 Alaskan Native; or considered to be an Alaskan Native by an Alaskan Native group to which affiliation is claimed.
Award: varies: $1,200 – $10,000
Deadline: varies

Native American Health Education Fund

Phone: 919.474.8370 ext:4015
Email: sarah@trianglecf.org
Web: http://trianglecf.org/
For: Native American students pursuing a career in health related fields who can demonstrate desire to return to the Native American community or Reservation to improve health care.
Award: varies, up to $1,000 per student
Deadline: June 15th

Navajo Nation Oil and Gas Company

Web: http://www.nnogc.com/scholarship.html
For: Enrolled members of the Navajo Tribe who are majoring in a field related the oil and gas industry: Engineering, Geology, Natural Resource Management, Accounting, Marketing, Business Administration, Human Resource Management
Award: varies
Deadline: varies by semester

Indian Health Service Scholarship Fund

Web: www.ihs.gov/
For: US citizens who are member or descendant of a federally recognized, state-recognized or terminated American Indian Tribe or Alaska Native village. Health Professions scholarship recipients are required to fulfill a minimum two-year service commitment at an Indian health facility. R
Award: Full tuition and fees + living expenses
Deadline: March 28

Navajo Tribal Utility Authority Scholarship

Web: www.ntua.com
For: Full-time Navajo students enrolled in a field of study related to the multi-service utility industry. Accepted majors include: business, management, administration, accounting, engineering, environment, or information technology
Award: $2,000.00
Deadline: April 24th

Udall Scholarships

Web: www.udall.gov/
For: American Indians and Alaska Natives working on an array of policy issues in Indian country, or American Indian and Alaska Natives pursuing health-related careers or undergraduates interested in conservation and environmental issues
Award: Up to $5,000
Deadline: March 2nd

NOVA Scholar Program

Web: http://nova-dine.com
For: Enrolled members of the Navajo Nation who are pursuing degrees in the I.T. industry (Management Information Systems, Computer Information Systems, Computer Engineering, etc.) or in a degree that is crucial to the business functions (i.e. Accounting, Marketing, Business Management, Finance, Communication, etc.) of the company.
Award: minimum award of $500 per semester
Deadline: June 1st