Native American Scholarships

Scholarships open to Native American students.

Chief Manuelito Scholarship for High School Students
Sponsor: Office of Navajo Nation Scholarship and Financial Assistance (ONNSFA)
Amount: $7,000
Closing Date: June 25, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to high achieving high school graduates and undergraduate Navajo students. Students seeking an Associates of Applied Science (AAS) or Certificate are ineligible.

AfterCollege STEM Inclusion Scholarship
Sponsor: AfterCollege
Amount: $500
Closing Date: June 30, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to currently enrolled students working towards a degree in a field of Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics and from a group underrepresented in their field of study. Underrepresented groups may be defined by gender, race, ethnic background, disability, sexual orientation, age, socio-economic status, nationality, and other non-visible differences.

Annual Minority Scholarship
Sponsor: Wholesale Diabetic Socks
Amount: $500
Closing Date: June 30, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to minority students who are currently attending an accredited technical school, community college, college, or university and have completed at least one semester in good standing. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to cultural diversity.

AWG Minority Scholarship
Sponsor: Association for Women Geoscientists
Amount: Up to $2,000
Closing Date: June 30, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to minority female students who are enrolled full-time in a geoscience program.

Capture the Dream Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: Capture the Dream
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: June 30, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to Bay Area students who will be enrolled at an accredited, not-for-profit institution in the fall. Applicant must either be a single parent or a low-income minority student.

AIChE Minority Scholarship Awards
Sponsor: AIChE
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: July 1, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate students enrolled in a chemical engineering program during the 2017-2018 academic year who are members of a minority group that is under-represented in chemical engineering.

NCAIED Scholarships
Sponsor: The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: July 7, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to American Indian students who are college juniors, seniors, or graduate students and majoring in a business related field.

AIANTA Scholarship
Sponsor: American Indian Alaska Native Tourism Association
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: July 28, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors and current college students who are American Indian, Alaska Native, or Native Hawaiian descent. Applicant must be working towards a degree or certificate in the hospitality, tourism, recreation, culinary arts or related fields.

NLA Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: Nathan L. Anderson Memorial Scholarship Foundation, Inc.
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: July 30, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to minority students who are pursuing undergraduate training in Computer Science, Aviation, Nursing, or Music.

Elastic Band Co. Scholarship
Sponsor: Elastic Band Co.
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: July 31, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students who are a member of a minority group that is underrepresented in the fields of fashion and/or entrepreneurship (I.e. African-American, Hispanic, Native American, Alaskan Native, Pacific Islander) OR have a documented disability as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act. Applicant must be planning to pursue a career in fashion and/or entrepreneurship.

Trust Fund Higher Education Scholarship
Sponsor: Delaware Tribe of Indians
Amount: $400
Closing Date: July 31, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to Delaware Tribal members attending college. Applicant must have at least a 2.7 GPA in the last semester they attended.

American Indian Services Scholarship
Sponsor: American Indian Services (AIS)
Closing Date: August 1, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to college students who are at least one-quarter (1/4) enrolled member of a federally recognized Native American Tribe.

Best & The Brightest Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Millennium Momentum Foundation Inc.
Amount: $3,000
Closing Date: August 31, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to U.S. citizens or students who currently have AB 540 status. Application opportunity targets, but is not limited to the following ethnic groups: African American, Asian Pacific Islander, Hispanic/Latino, or Indian/Native American. Applicant must be a full-time college student (minimum Sophomore standing) and pursuing a career in a public service related field.

Paul Hastings Diversity Scholarship
Sponsor: Paul Hastings LLP
Amount: $10,000
Closing Date: September 1, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to 2L law students enrolled full-time at an ABA-accredited law school. Applicant must demonstrate a commitment to promoting diversity and contributing to the firm’s diversity goals as a result of background, experience, personal attributes or characteristics. Recipient of scholarship will receive a paid 2L summer associate position as well as the scholarship.

The Summer Challenge Scholarship
Sponsor: College Greenlight
Amount: $500
Closing Date: September 1, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors who embody College Greenlight’s mission in one or more of the following ways: demonstrated financial need, underrepresented minority status, or by being the first in their family to attend college. Applicant must create a College Greenlight profile.

Catching the Dream Scholarship
Sponsor: Catching the Dream
Amount: Varied
Closing Date: September 15, 2017
Description: Applicant must be 1/4 or more degree American Indian and be an enrolled member of a U.S. tribe. Applicant must be attending or planning on attending a college or university within the U.S. on a full-time basis that is fully accredited.

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