Scholarships for American Indians


Tribes and Nations  - Misc. and Other Minorities


Billy L. Cypress Scholarship

Seminole Tribe of Florida
Attn: Higher Education Advisor
3100 North 63 Avenue
Hollywood, FL 33024
(954) 989-6840, ext. 1311      Toll-free: (877) 592-6573      Fax: (954) 893-8856


To provide financial assistance to members of the Seminole Tribe of Florida who plan to attend college in any state.


This program is open to Seminole tribal members who are applying to or currently enrolled in a program of higher education at a college, university, or vocational school in  any state.

Financial data

The amount of the award depends on the availability of funds and the need of the recipient


1 year; may be renewed

Number awarded

Varies each year


  • June of each year for fall term
  • October of each year for spring term
  • March of each year for summer term