American Indian College Fund Full Circle Scholarship

$30,000

May 31, 2020

Awards Available: See Description

  • Scholarship Description
  • The American Indian College Fund provides scholarships to American Indian and Alaska Native college students seeking undergraduate and graduate degrees at any nonprofit, accredited college, university or tribal college.
    Applicants must be U.S. citizens or Canadians eligible to attend college in the U.S. under provisions of the Jay Treaty;
    Enrolled in a certificate, associate, bachelor’s, or graduate program at an accredited tribal, public, or private (non-profit) college or university. Full Circle applicants must be enrolled full-time. Must be registered as an enrolled member of a federal or state recognized tribe, or a descendant of at least one grandparent or parent who is an enrolled tribal member. Alaska Natives may use Native Corporation membership. For more information, or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • 8333 Greenwood Blvd
  • Denver, CO 80238
  • scholarships@collegefund.org
  • tel: 800-776-3863
  • fax: 303-479-9150

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Dawson Grever  on 1/28/2020 2:45:28 PM

Hello, I am a Cherokee Native American from Northern Chicago. I am nearly a quarter Cherokee, and my grandmother's grandmother was on the trail of tears and I am hoping to find a scholarship that will aid me in attending the college i want to go to. I have a good GPA of around 3.5. My parents are too ashamed to help me look for the scholarship, but any money would help.

ciara m  on 1/21/2020 1:51:41 PM

Boozhoo, I am a Ojibwe Native American from the Turtle Mountain Indian Reservation. I am 21, attending community college full time, trying to get a job, starting counseling. I just started school, so right now I'm going for my associates of science, one day i will be a psychiatrist who specializes with helping rape victims on my reservation. For now I'm without a vehicle, and stay with my father, brother and cousins. I graduated GED in november, after having tried alternative school with on success. My mother says she's never met a child who loves school as much as I do. I just wanna help my people.

Chelsea C  on 1/20/2020 11:27:07 AM

Halito, I am a Choctaw native American. I am attending nursing school full time and a wife and mother to 2 beautiful kids. I cannot work while attending school full time and juggling studying and home life. I would be forever grateful for any additional help. I have a 3.77 GPA and my goal is to be a labor and delivery nurse.

OshKaillah I.  on 1/9/2020 1:26:29 PM

I am a senior with a 1.7 GPA because bullying and depression, which pulled me away from learning and coming to school. Today, I'm doing my best to catch up and get great education. I only have one parent who is supporting me- out of the 5 siblings, i'll be the 2nd to go to college. This scholarship will help me work harder than before, I've came a long way to achieve everything today and for the future. This will open doors knowing that anything is possible and i could still be an attorney in American Indian Law

Alijah K  on 1/2/2020 9:09:50 PM

I only have a 2.0 GPA because my medical situation has followed me, post-secondary education and unfortunately effected attendance. This scholarship isn't to pay my way so I can work only as hard as allowed, but so my parents don't have to help pay out of pocket for my schooling as well as hospital and doctor bills. This scholarship will prove that I'm more than my GPA, and that there's opportunity everywhere is you're willing to go the distance. Thank You!

Safa A.  on 1/2/2020 12:25:22 PM

I’m a junior in high school student as well as a college student with a 3.8 GPA. I will graduate with an Associate degree in science and soon continue to get my Masters. I applied for the scholarship because it’s never to early to get one to help me in the future. I want to go to Duke University so I can be a Doctor. With this scholarship it will help along the way of the process and the money needed to be a Doctor.

Jaxon W.  on 12/23/2019 2:06:12 PM

I am Muscogee (Creek) with a GPA of 4.0, which I have maintained throughout high school. I have been admitted to attend Oklahoma State University and accepted to the pre-Veterinarian Program. This scholarship would greatly assist my family's ability to afford to send me to such a wonderful college. I am planning on working to help pay for my college but this award would likely allow me to focus more time on my educational goals. Thank you for your consideration and for the offering of this assistance.

Letasiilemiliona F  on 11/21/2019 12:52:04 PM

I'm chippewa and my gpa is an 3.6 right now and my cumulative gpa is a 2.6. This scholarship will help me out because i am paying my way through college and I am first generation with my sister to go to college. This scholarship will help me out greatly because I am a hard worker and I will work very hard in college. Thank you for your time. Have a great day!

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