Scholarships for American Indians
Emilie Hesemeyer Memorial Scholarship
Association on American Indian Affairs, Inc.
Attn: Director of Scholarship Programs
966 Hungerford Drive, Suit 12-B
Rockeville, MD 20850
(240)314-7155 Fax: (240)314-7159
To provide financial assistance for college to Native American students, especially those interested in majoring in education.
This program is open to American Indian and Native Alaskan full-time undergraduate students. Preference is given to students working on a degree in education. Applicants must submit documentation of financial need, a Certificate of Indian Blood showing at least one-quarter Indian blood, proof of tribal enrollment, an essay on their educational goals, 2 letters of recommendation, and their most recent transcript.
The stipend is $1,500 per year
1 year; may be renewed up to 3 additional years or until completion of degree, provdied the recipient maintains satisfactory progress.
1 or more each year
June of each year