Office of Navajo Nation
Native American Scholarships
For:The Bureau of Indian Education provides a listing to various scholarships available to Native American Students.
United South and Eastern Tribes Scholarship Fund
For: The United South & Eastern Tribes maintains a scholarship program for Native American students who are members of one of its twenty-six member tribes.
Award: undergraduate: $750, graduate: $1,000
Deadline: April 30th
Association of American Indian Affairs Scholarships
For: Native American students pursuing at least an Associate’s degree.
Deadline: June 1st
American Indian Service Scholarship
For: Northern Native American Indian students enrolled full-time or part-time in a university, college, junior college or technical school.
American Indian College Fund
For: Members or descendants of members of federally or state recognized tribes in the United States.
Deadline: May 31st
American Indian Science and Engineering Society Scholarships and Internships
For: AISES members who are an enrolled member of an American Indian tribe, Alaska Native, or Native Hawaiian or otherwise considered to be an American Indian by the tribe with which affiliation is claimed; or is at least 1/4 American Indian blood; or is at least 1/4 Alaskan Native; or considered to be an Alaskan Native by an Alaskan Native group to which affiliation is claimed.
Award: varies: $1,200 – $10,000
Navajo Nation Oil and Gas Company
For: Enrolled members of the Navajo Tribe who are majoring in a field related the oil and gas industry: Engineering, Geology, Natural Resource Management, Accounting, Marketing, Business Administration, Human Resource Management
Deadline: varies by semester
Indian Health Service Scholarship Fund
For: US citizens who are member or descendant of a federally recognized, state-recognized or terminated American Indian Tribe or Alaska Native village. Health Professions scholarship recipients are required to fulfill a minimum two-year service commitment at an Indian health facility. R
Award: Full tuition and fees + living expenses
Deadline: March 28
Navajo Tribal Utility Authority Scholarship
For: Full-time Navajo students enrolled in a field of study related to the multi-service utility industry. Accepted majors include: business, management, administration, accounting, engineering, environment, or information technology
Deadline: April 24th
For: American Indians and Alaska Natives working on an array of policy issues in Indian country, or American Indian and Alaska Natives pursuing health-related careers or undergraduates interested in conservation and environmental issues
Award: Up to $5,000
Deadline: March 2nd
Scholarships for Native American Students
For: Enrolled members of a federally (and sometimes state) recognized native American Indian tribe or Alaska Native group.
American Indian Services (AIS) Scholarship
For: At least one-quarter blood quantum (Native American heritage) and a tribal member.
Deadline: Varies for each Semester/Quarter.
Continental Society Daughters of Indian Wars, Inc. Scholarship
For: Proof that you are an enrolled member of a tribe. Plan to work as an educator or social services provider for a tribe or Indian American nation.
Deadline: June 15
Daughters of the American Revolution Scholarships
For: Proof of Native American heritage. Can be any age and at any stage of education to qualify, but preference is given to undergraduates
Indian Higher Education Grant Program
For: Must be an enrolled member of an American Indian or Alaska Native tribe or at least one-quarter quantum blood. Must be accepted to attend a college offering two-year or four-year degrees
Deadline: To apply for this grant, contact your tribal leader.
Truman D. Picard Scholarship
For: Proof of enrollment in a federally recognized tribe or Alaska Native tribe
Award: $2,000 for graduating high school students, $2,500 for college students, $2,000 for grad students and graduating college seniors.