Scholarships for American Indians
Adolph Van Pelt Scholarships
Association on American Indian Affairs, Inc.
Attn: Director of Scholarship Programs
966 Hungerford Drive, Suite 12-B
Rockville, MD 20850
(240) 314-7155 Fax: (240) 314-7159
To provide financial assistance to Native American undergraduate students.
This program is open to Native American students interested in working on an undergraduate degree on a full-time basis.
- submit documentation of financial need
- a Certificated of Indian Blood showing at least one-quarter Indian blood
- proof of tribal enrollment
- an essay on their educational goals
- 2 letters of recommendation
- their most recent transcript.
Selection is based on merit and need.
The stipend is $1,500
1 year; recipients may reapply
1 or more each year
June of each year