Scholarships for American Indians


Tribes and Nations  - Misc. and Other Minorities



Milwaukee Indian Education Committee

c/o American Indian Student Services

Universtiy of Wisconsin at Milwaukee

Holton G-48

P.O. Box 413

Milwaukee, WI 53201

(414) 229-5880                                         Fax: (414) 229-5930



Purpose - To provide financial assistance to American Indians from Wisconsin who are studying or planning to study business in college in any state.

Eligibility - 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 and majoring in business. 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 ot previously received a scholarship.

Financial data - The stipend is $1,000.

Duration - 1 year.

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

Number awarded - 1 each year.

Deadline - July of each year.