Scholarships for American Indians

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Tribes and Nations  - Misc. and Other Minorities


All Native American High School Academic Team Scholarship

American Indian Graduate Center
Attn: Executive Director
4520 Montgomery Boulevard, N.E., Suite 1-B
Albuquerque, NM 87109-1291
(505) 881-4584      Toll-free: (800) 628-1920      Fax: (505) 884-0427
E-mail: aigc@aigc.com
Web: www.aigc.com

Purpose

To provide financial assistance for college to Native American high school students.

Eligibility

This program is open:

  • to enrolled members of U.S. federally-recognized American Indian tribes
  • Alaska Native groups
  • other students who can document one-fourth degree federally-recognized Indian blood. 

A teacher or community member must nominate students.  Nominees  must be high school juniors or seniors planning to enroll full time at an accredited college or university.  Along with heir applications, they must submit a 500-word essay on their most outstanding intellectual endeavor.

Selections is based on the student's:

  • academic
  • artistic
  • or leadership endeavor. 

Financial need is also considered.

Financial data

A stipend is awarded (amount not specified).

Duration

1 year

Addition information

This program is supported by the Tommy Hilfiger Corporate Foundation

Number awarded

10 each year

Deadline

April of each year