Scholarships for American Indians


Tribes and Nations  - Misc. and Other Minorities


Arctic Education Foundation Scholarships

Arctic Education Foundation
P.O. Box 129
Barrow, AK 99723
(907) 852-8633      Toll-free: (800) 770-2772      Fax: (907) 852-2774


To provide financial assistance Inupiat Natives who have ties to the Arctic Slope region of Alaska and plan to attend a college or graduate school in any state.


This program is open to U.S. citizens who are:

  • a northern Alaskan Inupiat Native currently residing in the Arctic Slope region of Alaska
  • an original shareholder of the Arctic Slope Regional Corporation (ASRC)
  • a direct lineal descendant of an original ASRC shareholder

Applicants must be attending or planning to attend a college, university, or vocational/technical school in any state as a full- or part-time undergraduate or graduate student. 

Along with their application:

  • they must submit documentation of financial need
  • and a short  paragraph on their personal plans upon completion of study.

Financial data

The stipend depends on the need of the recipient


1 year; may be renewed

Number awarded

Varies each year


  • February of each year for spring quarter or early summer
  • May of each year for summer school
  • July of each year for fall semester or quarter
  • November of each year for Spring semester or winter quarter.