Scholarships for American Indians


Tribes and Nations  - Misc. and Other Minorities


 Indian Summer Recent High School Graduate Scholarship

Milwaukee Indian Education Committee
c/o American Indian Student Services
University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee
Holton G-48
P.O. Box 413
Milwaukee, WI 53201
(414) 229-5880                                                       Fax: (414) 229-5930


To provide financial assistance to American Indian high school seniors from Wisconsin who are planning to attend college in any state.


This program is open to Wisconsin residents who are American Indians by tribal enrollment or descendancy (having 1 or more ancestors who are tribally enrolled). Applicants must be accepted  or in good standing at an institution of higher education in any state.

They must submit a 1-page statement


        • describing their educational goals
        • the reasons they feel they should receive the scholarship
        • their community service
        • and any special needs. 


Preference is given to applicants who have provided service to the Indian community and have not previously received a scholarship.

Financial data

The stipend is $1,000.


1 year.

Additional information

Support for this program is provided by Indian Summer Festivals, Inc.

Number awarded

1 each year.


July of each year.