June 1, 2023
To provide financial assistance to students who are seeking the next level of education.
Applicant must be an enrolled member of a federally recognized Native American Tribe or Alaska Native group or a state-recognized Tribe in the U.S. or provide documentation of ancestry to possession of one-fourth degree Indian blood of a state or federally recognized Tribe; must be seeking a degree and career in fields of study including various engineering, computer science, operations management, management, finance, marketing and other business-oriented fields; must be entering a U.S. accredited college or university as a full-time, degree-seeking college undergraduate freshmen or sophomore; high school students must have a cumulative GPA of 3.25 or greater on a 4.0 scale at the end of the seventh semester, college freshmen must have a 3.0; must demonstrate character, personal merit, and commitment to the Native American Community locally and/or nationally.
Applicants are evaluated on the basis of demonstrated character; personal merit evident through leadership in school, civic and extracurricular activities, academic achievement and motivation to serve and succeed; and commitment to the American Indian Community, locally and/or nationally.
(505)881-4584American Indian Graduate Center