Minnesota Indian Scholarship Program

  • Website Address
  • http://www.ohe.state.mn.us/mPg.cfm?pageID=149
  • Contact
  • Minnesota Office of Higher Education
  • Address
  • 1450 Energy Park Drive, Suite 350
  • Email Address
  • mde.indian-education@state.mn.us
  • Application Deadline
  • July 1, 2016
  • Number Of Awards
  • See Description
  • Maximum Amount
  • $6,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • The Minnesota Indian Scholarship Program provides postsecondary financial assistance to eligible Minnesota resident students who are of one-fourth or more American Indian ancestry and demonstrate financial need for an award. The award amount is based on need up to $4,000 per year for undergraduate students and up to $6,000 for graduate students.

    Scholarships are available to eligible American Indian undergraduate students enrolled at least 3/4 time and graduate students enrolled at least half time. In order to qualify for this scholarship, you must be:
    - One-fourth or more American Indian ancestry
    - A Minnesota resident
    - Enrolled in an accredited college, university or vocational school in Minnesota
    - Qualify for either a Pell or State Grant

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