Scholarships, Fellowships, and Internships
- American Indian College Fund received money from The UPS Foundation and the Ford Motor Company Fund for scholarships.
- Washington Internships for Native Students (WINS). Visit the American University in Washington, D.C. website for information.
- American Indian College Fund and the United Health Foundation awards scholarships for American Indian Students pursuing Health Careers.
- American Indian Research and Education Center at the University of Nevada Las Vegas provides an 8-week opportunity for high school students.
- The Future Public Health Leaders Program (FPHLP) at the University of Michigan School of Public Health has a 10-week residential summer program that encourages under-represented college students to consider careers in public health.
- Association of Research Libraries has scholarship and internships for students from traditionally underrepresented ethnic and racial minority groups who are interested in pursuing careers in music and performing arts librarianship.
- Association on American Indian Affairs (AAIA) has applications for their scholarship program.
- Wisconsin Tribal Conservation Advisory Council (WTCAC) offers summer internship positions. Application deadline is in February.
- Native American Research Internship. The Department of Pediatrics at the University of Utah sponsors a summer research internship.
- Gates Millenium Scholars Programs has applications available.
- DFW International Community Alliance offers this Guide to Scholarships for New Americans and Minorities.
- Michigan Indian Elders Association. Scholarship Program and Student Incentive Program.
- Pre-Dental Summer Enrichment Program
Creighton University School of Dentistry has openings for 6 Native American high school seniors or undergraduate college students interested in a career as a dentist.
- Scholarship comparison chart 2010 2011
Link to the scholarship webpage: http://www.ihs.gov/JobsCareerDevelop/DHPS/Scholarships/
- Northern Arizona University - Summer Student Internship
Provides an opportunity to gain hands-on skills with EPA or other government/tribal environmental office working on Air Quality issues or emphasis areas such as: community education, environmental health, information collection, data analysis, environmental justice, and youth environmental education.
- Four Directions Summer Research
This program provides an opportunity to conduct basic science research with Harvard faculty and to network with peers and colleagues.
- Public Health Fellows Program
An academically rigorous and intensive eight-week summer program. The goal is to encourage fellows to pursue graduate education in Public Health.
- Dartmouth College - Charles A. Eastman Dissertation Fellowship for Native American Scholars
Supports graduate scholars for a year-long residency at Dartmouth and provides and opportunity for scholars who plan a career in higher education to finish their dissertation.
- National Society Daughters of the American Revolution - Frances Crawford Marvin American Indian Scholarship
The American Indians Committee on National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution awards scholarships to help Native American students of any age, any tribe, in any state striving to get an education. Awards based on financial need, academic achievement, and ambition.
- American University Washington Internships for Native Students
WINS has four components, each interwoven to ensure emphasis of traditional Native practices and values: Academic Course Work, Research, an Internship in Government Agency, and Cultural/Social Activities.
- Newberry Library Fellowships. The Newberry Library in Chicago offers many awards and fellowships which carry specific requirements. Please visit The Newberry for more information. See the 2013-14 Newberry Library Fellowships available.
- The Udall Foundation offers a ten-week summer internship in Washington, D.C., for Native American and Alaska Native students who wish to learn more about the federal government and issues affecting Indian Country.
- The Native American Leadership Program- The George Washington University's Semester In Washington – Washington's most respected political leadership program – announces its AT&T Native American Political Leadership Program (NAPLP)
Women's Scholarships for the American Indian College Fund - The Women's Self Worth Foundation Pledges $250,000 for Women's Scholarships for the American Indian College Fund
- The Wildlife Society Announces a Professional Development Program for Native American Students interested in the wildlife profession
- The National Bar Association is seeking applicants for the Crump Law Camp which was established for students entering the 9th through 11th grades and between the ages of 14 and 17 to introduce them to the judicial system.
- LEAD (Leadership Education and Development)
LEAD Business is a national partnership of top US corporations and graduate business schools that encourages talented students from diverse backgrounds to pursue careers in business.
- NAM (Native Americans into Medicine)
University of Minnesota-Duluth, Center of American Indian and Minority Health provides a summer program for disadvantaged, primarily Native American students pursuing an education to become health professionals.
- The USDA/1994 Tribal Scholars Program offers scholarships to U.S. citizens who are seeking a bachelor's degree at one of the thirty-two currently operating 1994 Land Grant Institutions in any field of study in agriculture, food, natural resource sciences or other related disciplines. See Handbook also
- Scholarship Directory - Courtesy of U.S. Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard
- American Indian Education Donor-Funded scholarships