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Native American Scholarships

Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma Higher Education Program

Certificate of Degree of Indian Blood showing Choctaw descent, attend an accredited college or university within the United States. Award: $800 (grant); $1000 (scholarship)

Deadline: March 15th

Drawer 1210
Durant, Oklahoma 74702-1210
Phone: (800) 522-6170
Fax: (580) 924-1267

Frances Crawford Marvin American Indian Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded once a year to one student. A candidate for this scholarship must be enrolled full time at a 2 or 4 year college or university.

Applicants must be Native Americans, and proof of American Indian blood is required by letter or proof papers. Students must demonstrate financial need, academic achievement, and have a 3.0 GPA or higher. A recipient may reapply for this scholarship and be considered along with other members of the applicant pool.

The amount of scholarship is based on total return of the endowment, and may vary year to year.

Deadline: February 1st.

HOPI Tribe Grants and Scholarship Program

Based on financial need, 2.0 GPA, and enrollment in HOPI tribe. Award is $1000.

Deadline: July 31st

PO Box 123
Kykotsmovi, Arizona 86039
Phone: (800) 762-9630, ext. 520
Fax: (520) 734-2435
Email: lPolingyumptewa@hopi.nsn

National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution Native American Scholarship

The American Indians Committee of the DAR awards this scholarship to Native Americans. This award is intended to help Native American students of any age, any tribe, in any state striving to get an education. All awards are judged based on financial need and academic achievement. Specify that you want information on the American Indian Scholarship when you send the stamped self-addressed envelope for information.

This scholarship is intended to help Native American college/university and technical school students of any age, any tribe, in any state at the undergraduate or graduate level. Graduate students are eligible; however, undergraduate students are given preference.

Applicants must be Native American (proof of American Indian blood is required by letter or proof papers), in financial need, and have a grade point average of 2.75 or higher. There will be no exceptions. This is a one time $500 award.

Deadlines: For Fall term, April 1st; For Spring term, October 1st.

SITKA Tribe of Alaska Higher Education

The purpose of the Higher Education Scholarship Program is to financially assist qualified full time students enrolled in accredited colleges or universities. Funding through the Higher Education program is allowed for up to 5 years per student's lifetime. Priority is given to enrolled members of the Sitka Tribe of Alaska.

SRP/NGS Navajo Scholarship

Member of Navajo Tribe, 3.0 GPA, upper-division student. Contact for awards and deadline.

Linda Dawavendewa
SRP/NGS Navaho Scholarship Program
PO Box 850
Page, AZ 86040
Phone: (928) 645-6539
Email: ljdawave@srpnet.com