Student Academic Grants and Awards

National Fellowships

American Indian Graduate Center (AIGC)

Official site: http://www.aigc.com/
Final Deadline: March 6, 2015 High School Applications (open December 15, 2014)
Final Deadline: January 30, 2015 Undergraduate Applications open December 15, 2014
Final Deadline: Graduate Applications open December 15, 2014

As the largest national provider of scholarships for American Indian and Alaska Native students, AIGC offers a wide range of scholarships, fellowships, and connections.

Basic Eligibility for all AIGC Fellowships and Scholarships include:

  1. Demonstration of one of the following:
    • Pursuing a master, doctoral, or professional degree as a full time student at an accredited graduate school in the United States (Fellowship, Loan for Service, Wells Fargo)
    • Pursuing an undergraduate degree as a full time student at an accredited undergraduate school in the United States (Wells Fargo and Accenture)
    • A high school sophomore or junior planning to attend an accredited undergraduate school in the United States (All Native American High School Academic Team)
  2. All applicants must be able to demonstrate financial need through submission of a Financial Needs Form (FNF) and the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  3. All applicants must be able to demonstrate personal enrollment in a federally recognized American Indian tribe or Alaska Native group, or possess one fourth (1/4) degree verifiable federally recognized American Indian blood through the submission of a Tribal Eligibility Certificate (TEC).

Scholarships and fellowships open December 15 for the following academic year (e.g. December 15, 2013 for the 2014-15 academic year). Visit the website for more information.