Scholarships for American Indians

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Tribes and Nations  - Misc. and Other Minorities


American Indian Fellowship in Business Scholarship

National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development
Attn: Scholarship Committee
953 East Juanita Avenue
Mesa, AZ 85204
(480) 545-1298, ext. 243     Toll-free: (800) 462-2433, ext. 243      Fax: (480) 545-4208
E-mail: events@ncaied.org
Web: www.ncaied.org/scholarships.php

Purpose

To provide financial assistance to American Indian upper-division and graduate students working on a business degree.

Eligibility

This program is open to American Indians who are currently enrolled full time in college at the upper-division or graduate school level and working on a business degree.  Applicants must submit a letter on their reasons for pursuing higher education and their plans following completion of their degree. 

Selection is based on:

  • grades (30%)
  • an essay on their community involvement (30%)
  • an essay on personal challenges they have faced (25%)
  • an essay on their paid or volunteer business experience (10%)
  • the quality of those essays (5%).

Financial data

A stipend is awarded (amount not specified).

Duration 

1 year

Number awarded 

Up to 5 each year

Deadline

July of each year