Scholarships for American Indians
Grand Portage Scholarship Program
To provide financial assistance for undergraduate or graduate study to Minnesota Chippewa Tribe members.
Applicants must be an enrolled member of the Grand Portage Band of Chippewa or have a parent who is enrolled. They must be enrolled at or accepted for enrollment at an accredited training program or degree-granting college or university and have applied for all other forms of financial aid. Residents of states other than Minnesota are eligible only for college or university study, not for vocational training.
The amount of the award is based on the need of the recipient.
1 year; may be renewed for a total of;
- 10 semesters or
- 15 quarters to complete a 4-year degree program
- if recipients maintain full-time enrollment
- and a GPA of 2.0 or higher.
Adjustments are considered for part-time and/or graduate study.
Varies each year.
At least 8 weeks before school starts.