Scholarship Listing

Name Contact Amount Deadline
4A's Foundation, Inc.

MAJOR SPECIFIC: advertising, media, and/or creative arts

Varies Various throughout the year
AAIA - Adolph Van Pelt Scholarship Undergraduate students All fields of study.

Varies Mar 1 - Jun 1
Actuarial Diversity Scholarship

MAJOR SPECIFIC: actuarial science, or pursuing a career in an actuarial profession

$1,000 - $4,000 Application period begins Jan 1
AGA Academic Scholarships

MAJOR SPECIFIC: Part-time and full-time, undergraduate and graduate students who are studying accounting, auditing, budgeting, economics, finance, and other related fields.

$3000 April 15
AICPA Fellowship for Minority Doctoral Students

PROGRAM SPECIFIC: Minorities who have earned a Master’s Degree and/or completed at least 3 years of full-time experience in the accounting practice.

$12,000 March 1 - May 16
AICPA Scholarship for Minority Accounting Students Minority students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in accounting or an accounting-related major. Applicants must have a GPA of at least a 3.0

$1000-$5000 Dec - April 1
Albuquerque Community Foundation Scholarships

REGION SPECIFIC: New Mexico State Residency

Varies Various
American Indian College Fund

Varies Jan 1 - May 31
American Indian Education Fund*

up to $2,000 Apr 4. Completed applications received before Mar 1 will earn one additional point on score
American Indian Graduate Center Scholarships*

Varies May 1
American Indian Library Association

GRAD PROGRAM SPECIFIC: library or information sciences

$4,000 May 1
American Indian Nurse Scholarships

PROGRAM SPECIFIC: nursing, healthcare, or health education

$1,500 Fall: Jun 1; Winter: Dec 1
American Indian Science and Engineering Society

MAJOR SPECIFIC: STEM and engineering related majors

Varies Various deadlines
American Indian Services (AIS) Scholarship

Varies Feb. 1: Apr/May/June May 1: Jul/Aug/Sep Aug 1: Oct/Nov/Dec Nov. 1: Jan/Feb/Mar
American Physical Society

MAJOR SPECIFIC: chemistry, physics, material science, chemical, electrical, mechanical engineering, biology

INTERNSHIP: 10 weeks with IBM Feb 15
AMS Minority Scholarships

MAJOR SPECIFIC: pursuing career in atmospheric or related oceanic and hydrolic sciences

$3,000 Feb 5
APSA - Minority Fellowship

PROGRAM SPECIFIC: Individuals from underrepresented backgrounds applying to or in the early stages of doctoral programs in political science.

$4000 Oct 25
Association on American Indian Affairs, Inc*

Varies - multiple scholarships available December 15
Catching the Dream

Unmet need and self-help Fall: Apr 20 Winter: Sep 15 Summer: Mar 15
Cherokee Nation College Resource Scholarship

Applicant must posses a tribal citizenship card showing citizenship in the Cherokee Nation,

Unspecified June 15
Cherokee Nation Scholarship Program*


6-11 credit hours: $1,000; 12 or more credit hours: $2,000 June 12 at 5:00 PM CST
Clark Scholars Program

Graduate Program Specific: Law. The BYU Law School offers a full tuition + $10,000 stipend per year for applicants who have a minimum 164 LSAT and 3.8 GPA. More information at

Full tuition + $10,000 stipend per year January 27, 2017
Comanche Tribe of Oklahoma Scholarship


$5,000 Fall: June 1; Winter/Spring: October 1; Summer: April 1
Continental Society Daughters of Indian Wars Scholarship enrolled in an undergraduate education or social services program

$5000 annually June
Dakota Indian Foundation Scholarship

Undergraduate students and graduate students. Minimum 2.0 GPA Priority given to those of Sioux heritage.

$500 per term Aug 1 for Fall and Jan 1 for Spring
Daniel's Fund

REGION SPECIFIC: high school senior and resident of Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, or Wyoming

Varies Sep 14 - Nov 13
DAR American Indian Scholarship

$4,000 Feb 10
ESA Foundation Computer & Video Game

MAJOR SPECIFIC: computer and/or video game arts

$3,000 Mar 12 - Mar 29
Ethnic Minority and Women Postgraduate Scholarship for Careers in Athletics

MAJOR SPECIFIC: admission to a graduate program and pursuing a career in intercollegiate athletics

$7,500 Feb 15
Ford Motor Company Tribal Scholars Program

MAJOR SPECIFIC: math, science, engineering, business, education, environmental science, accounting, computer science, finance, marketing, operations management

Unspecified Jan 1 - May 31
Frances Crawford Marvin American Indian Scholarship - DAR Proof of American Indian blood (official documentation of student or parent) GPA: 3.25

one-time $4,000 award Feb 10
Full Circle Scholarships

Varies - Median amount: $2,875 May 31st
Gates Millenium Scholars


Unmet need and self-help Aug 1 - Jan 13
Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship 9th-12th grade High School students, college, and graduate students (including adult students). Legal US resident. Currently in school or planning to start school in the next 12 months. Merit-based.

$1000 Fall: Aug 1 - Dec 31
George A. Strait Minority Scholarship*

PROGRAM SPECIFIC: enrolled in an accredited library or law school, or who have law library experience

Unspecified Undefined
George Bird Grinnell American Indian Fund

Unspecified Jun 1
Holland & Knight Young Native Writers Essay Contest High School Students

$2500 April 15
Hyatt Hotels Fund for Minorty Lodging Mgmt

MAJOR SPECIFIC: hotel or hospitality management

$2,000 Jan 1 - May 1
Cobell Scholarship

Unspecified 'December 15, 2017- March 31, 2018 at 11:59 PM MST.
Indian Education & Psychology Fellowships

US Department of Education Room 2177, Mail Stop 6267 400 Maryland Ave. SW -- Washington, DC 20202 (202)732-1924

$600 - $24,000 Various
Indian Health Service Scholarship Program (IHSSP)

PROGRAM SPECIFIC: Enrolled in prepatory or undergraduate coursework for entry to a health, medical, dental, or podiatry school or an accompanying program

Tuition and school required books, laboratory expenses, dental/medical/optometric equipment and other miscellaneous educational expenses. Tutorial services, stipend, and more. Continuing: Feb 28; New Applicants: Mar 28
INROADS Internships

MAJOR SPECIFIC: business, finance, accounting, economics, engineering, supply chain management, computer science, healthcare, retail management, liberal arts

INTERNSHIP Applications accepted year round, priority given to those submitted before Apr 1
International Order of the King's Daughters and Sons North American Indian Scholarship

Request information via mail from address on website

$500 - $700 Application requests: Nov 1 - Mar 1; Application deadline: Apr 1
Intertribal Timber Council

MAJOR SPECIFIC: Students interested in preservation of the land and environment

Varies Various
Jackie Robinson Foundation Minority Scholarship


Unspecified Nov 1 - Feb 15
Lagrant Foundation Scholarships*

MAJOR SPECIFIC: advertising, marketing, public relations

$2,500 (undergrad) or $5,000 (grad) Feb 29 5:00 p.m. PST
LMJ Scholarship Program Students pursuing a Juris Doctor degree at an ABA accredited law school and interested in corporate law.

$10,000 June 6
Marriott Minority Entrepeneurs Scholarship Program

MAJOR SPECIFIC: courses related to businesses, finance, marketing, hospitality, franchising, or entrepreneuralship

$3,000 Jun 15
Massachusetts Indian Association

To obtain application write to Massachusetts Indian Association, 245 Rockland Road, Carlisle, MA 01741 Undergraduate or Graduate Students

Varies. Around $750 for Undergrads and $1500 for Graduate Students Sep 1 and Jan 1
Massachusetts Indian Association

To obtain application write to Massachusetts Indian Association, 245 Rockland Road, Carlisle, MA 01741 Undergraduate or Graduate Students

Varies. Around $750 for Undergrads and $1500 for Graduate Students Sep 1 and Jan 1
Minority Scholars Award Nominees must be a current first or second-year student and a permanent resident or citizen of the U.S. African American/Black, American Indian, Native Hawaiian, Alaska Native and Hispanic/Latino. Each medical school is invited to submit up to two nominees.

$10,000 Varies
Morgan Stanley Tribal Scholars Program

Have declared major in business or a related field, GPA 3.0, Registered member of a federal or state recognized tribe, or a descendant of at least one grandparent or parent who is an enrolled tribal member. Scholarship Committee 8333 Greenwood Blvd. Denver, CO 80221 scholarships 303-426-8900

$5,000 May 31
National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering (NACME) Scholarships

MAJOR SPECIFIC: engineering

$2,500 Mar 15
Native American Awards Program – Visiting Student*

RESEARCH OPPORTUNITY: Stipend: $175 per day up to 21 days, or $600 per week, a small research allowance and with possible travel allowance Summer: Feb 1; Fall: Feb 1; Winter: Oct 1
Native American Education Grants

Applications are available by writing to: Office of Financial Aid for Studies; Attn: Native American Education Gant; Presbyterian Church (US); 100 Witherspoon St.; Louisville, Kentucky 40202. Telephone: 1-888-728-7228 ext 3510 Preference given to members of Presbyterian Church (membership not required). Photocopy of tribal identification card.

$200-$2000 1-Jun
Native American Health Education Fund Native American students pursuing a career in a health related field.

Varies - up to $1000 30-Mar
Native American Journalists Association (NAJA) Scholarship

MAJOR SPECIFIC: pursuing a career in journalism

$500 - $2,500 Mar 15
Native American Political Leadership Program (Trip to DC)*

Full tuition for program Fall: Jun 1; Winter: Priority - Oct 1, Final - Nov 1; Sp/Su: Priority - Feb 15, Final - Mar 1
Native American Scholarhip Fund - NALE

To obtain information write to: Native American Scholarship Fund, 8200 Mountain Road, NE, Suite 203, Albuquerque, NM 87110 (Native American Leadership in Education) High potential para-professional native Americans who plan to complete their degrees and obtain credentials as teachers, counselors, or administrators.

Unspecified Summer: March 15 Fall: April 15 Spring: September 15
Native American Scholarships

No specific scholarships, but a great website for students beginning their scholarship search N/A
Native Graduate Health Fellowship Students pursuing graduate or professional degrees in health.

Unspecified 1-Apr
Navajo Nation Oil & Gas Company General and Full Ride Scholarships

TRIBE/MAJOR SPECIFIC: science, engineering, business, etc.

To cover tuition, books, fees, and room and board for 4 years Fall - Jul 17 Winter: Jan 16 Summer: May 1
Navajo Scholarship - Salt River Project - Navajo Generating Station


Varies May 31
NCAIED Scholarship Juniors, Seniors, or Graduate students majoring in a business related field.

Unspecified 17-Oct
ONNSFA: Office of Navajo Nation Scholarship and Financial Assistance


Varies - first come, first serve Fall: May 1 - Jun 25; Winter: Oct 1 - Nov 25; Summer: Apr 1 - Apr 25
San Juan College - Native American and Tribal Scholarship Listing A list of Native American and Tribal Scholarships available (not limited to San Juan College)

Scholarships for Minorities - Save Our Youth (SOY)

REGION SPECIFIC: high school seniors on track to graduate from Newport Unified Mesa School District; SOY members

Unspecified Apr 28
SDL Achievers Scholarship

$500 Quarterly June 28, September 28, December 28, March 28
SME Education Foundation

MAJOR SPECIFIC: pursuing career in engineering and technology fields relating to manufacturing

Varies Early February
Smithsonian Native American Awards Program*

INTERNSHIP: Stipends are $150 per day for up to 21 days and $550 per week for 3 to 10 weeks, a travel allowance and a small research allowance. Summer: Feb 1; Fall: Feb 1; Spring: Oct 1
Surety Industry Scholarship program for Minorities

MAJOR SPECIFIC: insurance/risk management, accounting, economics, or business/finance

up to $5,000 Jan 31
The AIEF Undergraduate Scholarship Program GPA 2.0 - 3.4 but all are encouraged to apply, ACT score of 14 or above is desirable, enrolled as a full-time student

$2,000 4-Apr
The Roothbert Scholarship Fund

MAJOR SPECIFIC: preference given to those considering careers in education

$2,000 - $3,000 Nov 1 - Jan 31
Truman D. Picard Scholarship

Letter of application, Resume, 3 Letters of Recommendation, Evidence of validated enrollment in a federally recognized tribe or Alaska Native Corporation, Transcripts

$2,500 Jan 18
Udall Undergraduate Scholarship

$5,000 Oct 1 - Mar 2
Union Sponsored Scholarships and Aid

$500 - $4,000 Jan 31 at 12:00 PM EST
United South and Eastern Tribes, Inc.


up to $500 Apr 30
Wells Fargo American Indian Scholarship

MAJOR SPECIFIC: accounting, finance, inormation technology, and human resources among others

Varies Apr 27
Xerox Technical Minority Scholarship*

MAJOR SPECIFIC: technical science or engineering

$1,000 - $10,000 Sep 30