AIGC offers this list as a courtesy to our peer organizations and students. All information regarding each of the following scholarships is submitted by each program.
Please contact each of the following organizations directly with any questions or concerns.
To post a scholarship on this page, please email email@example.com.
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UCLA Scholarship Resource Center
Zinch Scholarships Search
Native American and other Minority Scholarship Resources
American Indian College Fund
American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES)
Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP)
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Navajo Nation Scholarship and Financial Assistance Program
Pacific Northwest Scholarship Guide
Scholarships for Women
United Negro College Fund
U.S. Department of Education Web site
NMSU Indian Resource Development
Indian Resource Development publishes the Sources of Financial Aid Available to American Indian Students booklet. This booklet provides up-to-date information on financial aid for Native American students. The booklet is updated annually.
It is available for free or can be mailed to you with a $4.00 shipping and handling fee (checks only, payable to Indian Resource Development).
Actuarial Foundation Diversity Scholarship
The Actuarial foundation offers a scholarship for Black/African American, Hispanic and Native American Indian students recognizing and encouraging academic achievements by awarding scholarships to full time undergraduate and graduate students pursuing a degree that may lead to a career in the actuarial profession. The guidelines and application can be downloaded at: Actuarial Diversity Scholarship
For additional information contact The Actuarial Foundation at: firstname.lastname@example.org
American Association of School Administrators – Educational Administration Scholarship Award
Six Graduate Student Scholarships are available in the amount of $2,000 each for outstanding graduate students who intend to pursue the public school superintendency as a career.
American Chemistry Society Scholars Program
Eligibility: Be African-American, Hispanic/Latino, or American Indian; be a U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident; be a full-time student at a high school or accredited college, university, or community college; be a graduating high school senior, college freshman, sophomore or junior intending to or already majoring in chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering or a chemically-related science OR intending to or already pursuing a degree in chemical technology; be planning a career in the chemical sciences; demonstrate high academic achievement in chemistry or science; demonstrate financial need according to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid form (FAFSA) and the Student Aid Report (SAR) form. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents of the U.S., GPA: 3.0 or higher.
For more information please visit: http://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/funding-and-awards.html
American Indian College Fund
American Indian College Fund (Tribal College Scholarship)
Tribal College General Scholarship Program:
The tribal colleges and universities, not the American Indian College Fund, determine student eligibility and award the scholarships. If you are a tribal college student or high school senior interested in applying for this program, please go to the website and proceed to log on and start a new General Fund Scholarship Application.
American Indian Education Foundation
Undergraduate Scholarship Amount: $2,000 for the full year
- Native American or Alaska Native descent
- Attending an accredited 2 year college
- Full-time, undergraduate studies only
- Official transcripts
- Letter of admission
- Certificate of Indian Blood (CIB) and a photo
For more information about the undergraduate scholarship please visit: http://www.nrcprograms.org/site/PageServer?pagename=aief_scholarshipapplication
For more information about the graduate scholarship information please visit: http://www.nrcprograms.org/site/PageServer pagename=aief_grad_scholarshipapplication
American Indian Research and Development, Inc. (AIRD)
Fully Funded Graduate School Opportunity for American Indians and Alaska Natives
Earn a Master of Education Degree in One Year
AIRD is seeking qualified American Indian and Alaska Native applicants for its School Administrator Training Program (SATP). The SATP is a master’s degree program in which selected participants study at the Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK, for one calendar year and earn a Master of Education degree and qualify to test for certification as a School Administrator.
Stuart A. Tonemah, Director
2233 W. Lindsey, Suite 118
Norman, OK 73069
AISES – American Indian Science and Engineering
AICPA Scholarships for Minority Accounting Students
This scholarship program provides awards of up to $5,000 to outstanding minority students to encourage their selection of accounting as a major and their ultimate entry into the profession. Scholarships are awarded each July for the following academic year.
American Indian Services
Minimum GPA of 2.25. Can be enrolled in university, college or technical school, full or part time. Must be ¼ Indian blood.
For more information please visit: www.americanindianservices.org
American Nuclear Society
U.S. and non-U.S. applicants must be ANS student members enrolled in and attending an accredited institution in the United States. Student must be enrolled in a course of study relating to a degree in nuclear science or nuclear engineering in a U.S. institution.
Applications are available for downloading from the ANS website at: www.ans.org
American Physical Society Minority Scholarship
Eligibility: Black, Hispanic, or Native American U.S. citizens with a physics interest. Must be a high school senior, college freshman or sophomore.
For more information please visit: www.aps.org
American Psychological Association (APA) Scholarships and Fellowships
Annie D. Wauneka Scholarship Program
P.O. Box 3209
Window Rock, AZ 86515
- Must be an enrolled member of the Navajo Nation
- Full time
- 2.0 CGPA or better
- Financial need
- Must have been denied for the Navajo Nation Scholarship
Association on American Indian Affairs Scholarships
For more information please visit: http://indian-affairs.org/scholarships/aaia_scholarships.htm
Astronaut Scholarship Foundation
AT&T Native American Political Leadership Program at The George Washington University – FULL SCHOLARSHIP
The Native American Political Leadership Program (NAPLP) is a FULL SCHOLARSHIP program for Native American, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians. NAPLP brings students from all over the country together to study at The George Washington University’s Semester in Washington Politics Program in Washington, DC in the spring semester each year. Students learn how public policy decisions are made, how power is wielded, how government is run, and how those processes are influenced. The program includes a minimum of six credit hours of college-level coursework in applied politics, hands-on professional internships, guidance and assistance from personal mentors, and interaction with Washington’s political and policy decision-makers and leaders in the Native American political community. Scholarship include tuition for six academic credits, on-campus housing, transportation to and from Washington, books, and other incidental expenses. Spring term begins in January and runs into early May.
For more information please contact our office at:
NAPLP, The George Washington University
1922 F Street, NW, Suite 401
Washington, DC 20052
To apply please visit: http://www.naplp.gwu.edu
Back to College – Aid & Resources For Re-Entry Students
Boys & Girls Clubs of America Scholarships
Opportunity for scholarships for Native American high school seniors, GED recipients, and incoming college freshman. Boys & Girls Club of Tahlequah provides services to over 1000 area youth, with over 56% of those being served Native American.
Chief Professional Officer
Boys & Girls Club of Tahlequah
P.O. Box 1967
Tahlequah, OK 74465 (918) 456-6888 – Phone
(918) 458-1560 – Fax
The Ron Brown Scholar Program (Major Scholarships)
College Board Scholarship Search
College Net’s Scholarship Database
College Xpress College, Scholarship, and Loan Search
The Collegiate Inventors Competition
Discover Card Tribute Award Scholarship
University of the District of Columbia David A. Clarke School of Law
UDC-DCSL is actively seeking academically talented, public interest oriented students.
Education Corner – Education that Matters
This page provides a comprehensive directory of many tens of thousands of the best scholarships, grants and fellowships sponsored by educational institutions, non-profit organizations, foundations and interest groups throughout the nation. Unlike for profit scholarship websites, that have a tendency to feature paid scholarship opportunities that bring them money, our editor compiled directory provides current, relevant and ultimately useful scholarship information.
Department of Education – FREE Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Federal Student Aid
FinAid: The Smart Students Guide to Financial Aid
Free Scholarship Search
FreSch! Free Scholarship Search
Fulbright Scholar Program
Several Scholarships available for faculty and professionals.
The Gates Millennium Scholar Program
Hispanic College Fund, Inc.
HSF/Marathon Oil Corporation College Scholarship Program
The HSF/Marathon Oil Corporation College Scholarship Program is a scholarship of up to $15,000 per year. Selected students may receive up to $15,000 for two academic years for a possible total award of $30,000. In addition, scholars will be offered the opportunity to participate in a possible paid 8-10 week summer internship at various Marathon Oil Corporation locations. Scholars will also be paired with a Marathon Oil Corporation employee who will serve as a professional mentor.
For more information visit: www.hsf.net/marathon.aspx
Holocaust Remembrance Scholarships
Institute for American Indian Education Scholarship
IAIE Scholarship Applicant Eligibility:
- Demonstrate academic achievement, maintaining a 3.0 GPA or higher
- Be an undergraduate (junior or senior) or post bachelor/graduate student seeking: teaching license or administrative licensure
- Be enrolled as a full time student in the UNM College of Education
- Be a permanent resident of New Mexico and enrolled tribal member
- Must be committed in teaching New Mexico Native American students after graduation
For more information contact:
International Education Financial Aid Scholarship Search
University of Iowa – Tom Brokaw Scholarship Fund
Former NBC Nightly News anchor Tom Brokaw has established a scholarship for American Indian Students at the University of Iowa.
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation – Graduate Scholarships Program
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Dissertation Fellowship Award
The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation is pleased to announce that the application has opened for the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Dissertation Fellowship Award.
In 2014, the Foundation will award six fellowships of up to $25,000 to advanced doctoral students completing dissertations that further the understanding of the educational pathways and experiences of high-achieving, low-income students.
Please note that applicants must have successfully completed all pre-dissertation requirements, and although the applicants’ graduate study may be in a diverse range of academic disciplines (e.g., policy studies, economics, psychology, education), their topic must be tied to the Foundations mission of advancing the education of exceptionally promising students who have financial need.
Details can be found on the Foundations website. The deadline is February 4, 2014.
Contact Barbara Schmertz at email@example.com for more information.
MASTERS IN SOCIAL WORK Funding
Kathryn M. Buder Center for American Indian Studies at Washington University in St. Louis: http://buder.wustl.edu
Kathryn M. Buder Center Partners Page: http://buder.wustl.edu/aboutus/pages/partners.asp
Lewis-Clark State College Minority Student Scholarships
U. S. Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation
Military.com Scholarship Finder
Find millions of dollars in scholarships and grants exclusively for the military community!
National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering (NACME)
National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators
National Federation of Paralegal Associations – Awards & Scholarships
Office of Navajo Nation Scholarship and Financial Assistance Program
The ONNSFA Program’s purpose is to serve eligible Navajo people and provide them the opportunity to achieve their educational goals. This opportunity is provided as a privilege with the intent that recipients, upon graduation, will return to the Navajo Nation to apply their learning to benefit the continuing development of the Navajo Nation.
The Open Meadows Foundation
The Open Meadows Foundation is accepting applications for grants to support projects designed and carried out by women and girls, projects that promote the empowerment of women and girls while reflecting cultural and ethnic diversity, and projects for social change that have had difficulty obtaining support.
Oregon State University Graduate School
University of Phoenix Scholarships
Presidential Scholarship and Educational Initiative for Community College Students
Inspired by a series of conversations with Chancellor Cheryl Hyman (IIT, CS 1996) of the City Colleges of Chicago and the presidents of the City Colleges of Chicago, in 2010 Illinois Institute of Technology announced a major new scholarship and educational outreach initiative — the Presidential Scholarship. Through this initiative, IIT is determined to substantially redefine the pipeline initiatives within the fields of science and psychology, technology, engineering, and mathematics, as well as business and architecture — hereafter referred to as STEM+ fields — and to significantly engage students at every level throughout the educational community from K-12 through the community colleges to four-year institutions. Collaborating institutions and organizations are committed to serve as a catalyst to support students toward their goals to conduct undergraduate research and earn advanced professional and academic degrees in STEM+ fields.
For more information please visit: http://www.iit.edu/undergrad_admission/apply/presidential_scholarships.shtml
QuestBridge is a non-profit program that links bright, motivated low-income students with educational and scholarship opportunities at some of the nation’s best colleges. QuestBridge is the provider of the National College Match Program and the College Prep Scholarship.
Chips Quinn Scholars
Giving opportunity, training and voice to young journalists of color
Ayn Rand Essay Scholarships
Jeannette Rankin Foundation
The Jeannette Rankin Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to raising funds for, and awarding grants to, low-income women, age 35 and older. Each grant recipient has a vision of how a college education will benefit herself, her family, and her community. Most recipients are in truly meager financial circumstances and may have other hardships or disabilities.
ROTC Military Scholarships (Navy, Army, Marines, Air Force)
Rhodes Scholarships at Oxford
The Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarships
The Roothbert Scholarship Fund
Rotary Foundation – Ambassadorial Scholarships
The SallieMae Fund Scholarship
Scholarships for low income families.
Scholarship & Financial Aid Help by State
School for International Training – Scholarships for study abroad
Siemens Foundation – Siemens Westinghouse Competition
The Siemens Westinghouse Competition in Math, Science & Technology recognizes remarkable talent early on, fostering individual growth for high school students who are willing to challenge themselves through science research.
Society for American Archaeology
Scholarships for Native Peoples from the U.S. and Canada
The Native American Scholarships Fund is an endowment established to foster a sense of shared purpose and positive interaction between archaeologists and Native Americans. The Native American Scholarships Fund is an endowment established to foster a sense of shared purpose and positive interaction between archaeologists and Native Americans. Scholarships are open to all Native peoples from anywhere in the Americas, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians, and Indigenous Pacific Islanders.
Since 1998, the SAA has used the endowment income to award the annual Arthur C. Parker Scholarship in support of archaeological training for Native Americans who are students or employees of tribal, Alaska Native, or Native Hawaiian cultural preservation programs. National Science Foundation (NSF) Scholarships for Archaeological Training for Native Americans and Native Hawaiians are also awarded through the Native American Scholarships Committee. In 2009, the SAA added two new awards in support of undergraduate and graduate archaeology education.
Support for these scholarships comes in several ways: through individual donations, an annual silent auction at the SAA meetings, book royalties, and grants. For questions about the applications process or to make a donation, please contact the Committee Chair.
For more information go to:
State Farm Insurance Hispanic Scholarships
Student Finance – An Online Guide to Scholarships, Grants and Financial Aid
Sending your child to college can be a very overwhelming time. With the high cost of tuition, books and living expenses, college can take a financial toll on any family. Personally, it is the first time your child will be moving away from home, causing emotional distress on you and them. Although college can be exciting, it can still be a very bittersweet for both you and your child. In an effort to lower stress levels of both you and your child, this page will detail college financial aid options. Included below each category are links to further information and specific opportunities.
For more information please visit: http://www.onlinefinancedegree.com/resources/student-finance-an-online-guide-to-scholarships-grants-and-financial-aid/
The Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation
Jacki Tuckfield Memorial Graduate Business Scholarship
For African American United States citizen residents of South Florida enrolled full-time in a graduate business degree program (master’s or doctoral) at a Florida University and planning to pursue a professional career in South Florida.
Tylenol Health Education Scholarships
McNeil Consumer & Specialty Pharmaceuticals, makers of the Tylenol family of products, has announced that students preparing for health-related careers can apply for grants from the Tylenol Brand Scholarship Fund.
Morris K. Udall Foundation
Morris K. Udall Undergraduate Scholarship: The Udall Foundation awards scholarships of up to $5,000 to Native American and Alaska Native college sophomores and juniors who have demonstrated outstanding potential and a commitment to careers related to tribal public policy or health care.
Tribal policy includes fields related to tribal sovereignty, tribal governance, tribal law, Native American education, Native American justice, natural resource management, cultural preservation and revitalization, Native American economic development, and other areas affecting Native American communities. Native American health care includes health care administration, social work, medicine, and research into health conditions affecting Native American communities.
The Foundation also awards scholarships to Native and non-Native college sophomores and juniors who have demonstrated outstanding potential and a commitment to pursuing careers related to the environment.
Up to 80 scholarships are awarded annually. The Foundation will also award up to 50 Honorable Mentions of $350.
For more information, visit http://www.udall.gov
United Negro College Fund
Each year UNCFSP provides hundreds of thousands of dollars to support under-served and underrepresented populations, including minority institutions, faculty, and students. This system is your portal to these opportunities, including: Scholarships, Fellowships, Internships, Grants, Employment, Contract Work, Professional Development and Other Opportunities. To register for these opportunities please click here
Washington University in St. Louis – George Warren Brown School of Social Work
Buder Scholarship: The Kathryn M. Buder Center offers full scholarships to American Indians who intend to practice social work in American Indian Communities.
The Saul T. Wilson, Jr., Scholarship Program in Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
XEROX – The Technical Minority Scholarship Program
In demonstration of our commitment to the academic success of minority students and to the cultivation and recruitment of qualified minority employees in technical fields, scholarships are available in the amount of $1,000 (depending on tuition balance on record and academic excellence)
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