Scholarships for American Indians


Tribes and Nations  - Misc. and Other Minorities


Chickasaw Nation Lighthorse Scholarship

Chickasaw Foundation

110 West 12th Street

P.O. Box 1726

Ada, OK 74821-1726

(580) 421 - 9030               Fax:  (580) 421 - 9031




To provide financial assistance to members of the Chickasaw Nation who are working on an undergraduate degree in a field related to law enforcement.


This program is open to Chickasaw students who are currently enrolled full time at a 2- or 4-year college or university and working on an undergraduate degree in criminal justice, police science, or another field related to law enforcement.  Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.  Along with their application, they must submit high school or college transcripts, 2 letters of recommendations, a copy of their Chickasaw Nation citizenship card, and a 1-page essay on their long-term goals and plans for achieving them.  Financial need is not considered in the selection process.

Financial Data

The stipend is $1,000.


1 year.

Number Awarded

1 each year.


June of each year.