Paying for College – Student Resources

by admin on September 29, 2010

Including scholarships, internships, fellowships, resource books, and websites

Ione Band of Miwok Indians Higher Education Programs, Policies and Procedures
Rules and regulations for becoming an Ione Band of Miwok Indians Tribal Higher Education Scholarship Recipient

Applicants for the Ione Band of Miwok Indians Higher Education Grant should read and complete the following packet. The submittal due date for the Fall Semester is Oct. 15th, 2011. The due date for the Spring Semester is April 15th, 2012.

FAQs and Resources
Harvard HUNAP
OPPORTUNITIES is compiled by the Harvard University Native American Program (HUNAP) and includes internship, scholarship, fellowship, grant, and career opportunities as well as announcements for conferences, workshops and symposia.
IDRS, Inc.
Indian Foster Youth Educational links and FAQs.
American Indian Science and Engineering Society
The mission of the American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) is to substantially increase the representation of American Indian and Alaskan Natives in engineering, science, and other related technology disciplines. Information, Scholarships and Internships are available on the website.
Developing your Vision while Attending College
The American Indian College Fund has released a series of 4 handbooks that take students through the process of deciding to go to college and learning more about financial aid and money management. The series promotes success for Native students by featuring stories of personal struggle and showing how educational and cultural success are intertwined.

Scholarship Search Engines
Fastweb Free Scholarship search

Assorted Dates or Non-specific deadlines
Washington State University
WSU is seeking Undergraduate students for a Hands-on learning experience in their Atmospheric Research Lab
Salish Kootenai College
SKC is offering stipends and scholarships for those American Indian students interested in pursuing a Bachelors of Education focusing on Middle and High School Education
Udall Foundation
A 10 week fully funded summer internship in Washington D.C. Participants will be placed at various Federal Agencies and Congressional offices
Udall Foundation
Scholarships of up to $5000 for those students pursuing an interest in the Environment, Tribal Policy or Native Heatlh Care
Cornell University
Golondrinas de las Americas is seeking undergraduate students for an internship to help study Swallows in North and South America – Lasts 2.5 to 4 months
Cripe Architects + Engineers
An Architectural Design and Construction firm seeking Interns
Paying for College Resource Guide
Paying for College Resource Guide is provided by Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard’s District Office, Constituents of the 34th District may request hardcopies be mailed to them directly. This directory is updated once a year. Please check with each scholarship contact for the most current information.
USDA APHIS Scholarship(11/10/2010)
The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service(APHIS) has established a new scholarship program for non-veterinary students who wish to pursue careers that have an impact on the health of animal agriculture.
American Indian College Fund
SAA Native American Scholarships
A scholarship for those Native American students who wish to study Archaeology in some form.
NAFOA Scholarship Listing
A listing of Scholarships organized by education level.
Bank of America Student Leaders Internship
If you are a student with a passion for improving your community, we would like to help you turn that passion into action. We are looking for leaders who are high school juniors and seniors in the US.

January 2012

Truman D. Picard Scholarship Program
This is a scholarship offered by the Intertribal Timber Council to support those Native American students that are pursuing a higher education in Natural Resources.

Scholarships for Minority Women
Actuary Scholarships for Minority Students
American Chemical Society Scholarships
American Geological Institute Minority Geoscience Student Scholarship
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
American Political Science Association Minority scholarship list
Barbara Jordan Health Policy Scholars Program
Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation
The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta
Engineering for Minorities
Gates Millennium Scholars
International Education Financial Aid
The Jackie Robinson Foundation (high school seniors only)
Jack Kent Cook Foundation Graduate Scholars Program
John L. Carey Accounting Scholarship
Kaiser Media Internships in Health Reporting
LGBT Scholarships
Microsoft Scholarships (for computer related degrees)
Morris K. Udall Undergraduate Scholarship (for environmental studies)
National Science and Mathematics Access to Retain Talent Grant (SMART Grant)
Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education
Students of Color Scholarship
Unmet Need Scholarship
USA Funds

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