Scholarships for American Indians
Chickasaw Nation Life-Time Scholarships
Attn: Department of Education Services
122 East Main
Ada, OK 74820
(580) 421 - 7711 Fax: (580) 436 - 3733
To provide financial assistance to members of the Chickasaw Nation who are working full time on an undergraduate, graduate, or doctoral degree at an accredited college or university i nany state. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher, a GED score of 28000 or higher, or (for home-schooled students) an ACT score of 20 or higher. Along with their application, they must submit a 2- to 3-page essay on their past accomplishments, future goals, tribal involvement, and community involvement. Finalists are interviewed.
A stipend is awarded (amount no specified). Funds may be used for tuition, fees, supplies, books, room, and board.
1 year; may be renewed provided the recipients maintains a GPA of 3.0 or higher.
5 each year.
June of each year.