Scholarships for American Indians


Tribes and Nations  - Misc. and Other Minorities


Education awards for Hopi Tribal Members

Hopi Tribe

Attn: Grants and Scholarship Program

P.O. Box 123

Kykotsmovi, AZ 86039

(928) 734-3533      Toll-free: (800) 762-9630         Fax: (928) 734-0575




To provide financial assistance to needy students of Hopi ancestry who are working on an undergraduate, graduate, or postgraduate degree.


This program is open to students who are working on an associate, baccalaureate, graduate, or postgraduate degree.  Applicants must be enrolled members of the Hopi Tribe.  They must have a GPA of 2.5 or higher or composite of 50% or higher on the GED and be able to demonstrate financial need.

Financial data

The maximum grant is $2,500 per semester ($5,000 per year)


1 semester; may be renewed for up to 10 terms of undergraduate study or up to 5 terms for graduate study, provided the recipient maintains a GPA of 2.5 or higher as an undergraduate or 3.0 as a graduate student.

Additional information

This grant is awarded as a secondary source of financial aid to eligible students who are also receiving aid from the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) Higher Education program.  Recipients must attend school on a full-time basis.

Number awarded

Varies each year


June of each year for all or winter term; November of each year for spring term; march of each year for summer session.