Science Post Graduate Scholarship Fund Professional Development

Eligibility Criteria

The Science Post Graduate Scholarship Fund provides funding specifically for training opportunities in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields. Typical awards for professional development will be between $1,200 to $10,000.

To be eligible for assistance from funds appropriated by the Bureau of Indian Education, an applicant:

-Must be an enrolled member of a United States federally recognized American Indian tribe or Alaska Native group, or possess 1/4 degree Federally recognized Indian blood.

-Must be working at Bureau funded school, a school on a reservation, a
school with 20 percent American Indian/Alaskan Native population, or attending a
TCU or accredited post-secondary institution. Exclusive consideration will be given
to applicants using training in STEM in an education field.

-Priority will be given to requests for professional development that are conducted at TCU’s.

-Provide two letters of recommendations, in sealed untampered envelopes, from
faculty and/or employer, either via postal service or electronically. If electronic, the
letter must be sent directly from the recommender; these letters must be mailed to American Indian Graduate Center 3701 San Mateo Blvd NE #200 Albuquerque, NM. 87110. If your recommender prefers to email their recommendation, they must email it themselves, directly to fellowships@aigcs.org. 

Application for Funding