Other Navajo Nation Resources:

  • The Navajo satellite chapters of Ramah, Alamo, and To’hajiiilee get annual scholarship funding.
  • The other Navajo Nation chapters often receive monies for scholarships during the budget sessions. Contact your local chapter official regarding any available funding.

Scholarship opportunities from local businesses, enterprises, & charities:

Harvard University

Announced over the weekend that from now on undergraduate students from low-income families will pay no tuition. In making the announcement, Harvard's president Lawrence H. Summers said, "When only ten percent of the students in elite higher education come from families in the lower half of the income distribution, we are not doing enough. We are not doing enough in bringing elite higher education to the lower half of the income distribution." If you know of a family earning less than $60,000 a year with an honor student graduating from high school soon, Harvard University wants to pay the tuition. The prestigious university recently announced that from now on undergraduate students from low-income families can go to Harvard for free, no tuition and no student loans! To find out more about Harvard offering free tuition for families making less than $60,000 a year, visit Harvard's financial aid website at http://www.fao.fas.harvard.edu/ or call the school's financial aid office at (617) 495-1581.

Elks Club

Nationally, two students, a male and female, each are awarded $60,000 scholarships by the Elks. These students will receive $15,000 per year scholarships to attend college for four years. More than 400 such scholarships, with dollar amounts scaling down to $8,000 are awarded nationally. Check with the Elks Club in your vicinity for available scholarships. Elks Club are located in all the border town. (Gallup, Farmington, Grants, Albuquerque, Aztec, Winslow, Holbrook, St Johns, Snowflake, Flagstaff, Page, Showlow, Cortez, Durango) Look in local newspapers for one-time scholarship opportunities from local organizations.

Scholarship Opportunity

GALLUP — The Old Timers Softball Association is sponsoring a scholarship program for graduating high school seniors. This year the organization will award four scholarships of $500. Preference will be given to qualified applicants who plan to attend UNM-Gallup, and the scholarship award is for one year only. Applicants need to write a letter, 500 to 700 words in length, explaining their academic goals in college, their future career goals, and why they have a financial need for the scholarship. Letters should be mailed in care of: G. Lopez, 405 E. Montoya, Gallup, N.M. 87301; applicants must include their name, mailing address, and phone number.

List of other sources:

American Indian Chamber of Commerce of N. Carolina
About.com College Admissions
Accenture Scholarship Program for Minorities
Actuarial Scholarships
ADHA Institute for Oral Health Scholarships
AIA/AAF Minority Disadvantaged
AICPA Scholarships
American Association of University Women
American Indian & Native Alaskan Scholarships
American Indian Education Foundation
American Indian Graduate Center
American Indian Library Association
American Indian Resource Program
American Indian Scholarships
American Indian Scholarships
American Indian Scholarships
American Indian Scholarships
American Indian Scholarships
American Indian Science & Engineering
American Indian Science & Engineering Society
American Indian Services
American Indian Studies
American Institute of Architects Foundation
American Nuclear Society Scholarship
American Physical Society (Physics)
AMS Industry Minority Scholarships
APS-4 Corners Power Plant
Arizona Commission for Post Secondary Education
Association of American Indian Affairs
ASU Scholarships
Athletic Scholarship
Back to College
Bell Labs Fellowships
BHP-Billiton Scholarships
Boeing Scholarships
Brown Foundation College Scholarships
Bureau of Indian Education Human Resources Office
Burger King Scholarship Program
Burlington Northern Santa Fe
BYU Scholarships
Coalition to Increase Minority Degrees
Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation
College Answers
College View
Consortium for Graduate Study in Management
Cooperative Research Units
Council on Legal Education Opportunity
Daniels Fund
DAR National Society
Designated Scholarship Program
Discover Scholarship Program
ESA Foundation Computer & Video Game
Fast Web
Ford Foundation Fellowship Program
Free Application for Federal Student Aid
Free scholarship guide
Gates Millennium Scholars
General Assembly Mission Council
General Scholarship/Fellowships
George Bird Grinnell American Indian Fund
Graduate Fellowships for Minorities
Graduate Research Fellowship Program
Harry S Truman Scholarship Foundation
HP Scholars Program
Hyatt Hotels Fund for Minority Lodging Mgmt
IBM Ph.D. Fellowship Awards
Indian Health Service
INROADS Internships
Intertribal Timber Council
Jackie Robinson Foundation Minority Scholarship
Lagrant Foundation Scholarships
Leonard M. Perryman Communications Scholarship
Louis Stokes Health Scholars Program
Marine Corps Scholarship
Marquette Scholarships for Business
Marriott Minority Entrepreneurs Scholarship Program
MBA Scholarships & Grants
McDonald Scholarships
Microsoft Scholarship Program
Minority Nursing Scholarships
Minority Scholarship Gateway List
Minority Scholarship List
Misc Scholarships
Morris K. Udall Scholarship
National Academy fellowships
National Academy of American Scholars
National American Scholarship
National FFA Organization Scholarships
National Foundation for Advancement of the Arts
National Indian Education Association
National Medical Fellowships
National Native American Law Enforcement Assoc.
National Newspaper Publishers Association Grants
Native American Rights Fund
Native American Scholarships
Native American Scholarships
Navajo Generating Station
Navajo Generating Station Navajo Scholarship
Navajo Nation Oil and Gas Company
NCAA Scholarships
New Mexico Higher Education Department
New Mexico Scholarships
NMSU College of Education Scholarship Opportunities
Northeastern State University Business & Technology Scholarships
Paralegal Studies Scholarships
PFLAG-Hatch Youth Scholarship Program
PhD Scholarships for Native Americans
Presidential Freedom Scholarships
Print and Graphics Scholarship Foundation
Radio Television Digital News Association
Rhodes Scholarships
Ron Brown Scholar Program
ROTC Military Scholarships
Scholarship for minority students going unclaimed
Scholarship for students going unclaimed
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Scholarships and other Resources
Scholarships for Minorities list
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Science Net Scholarship Listing
Sears Craftsman Scholarships
Shell Centenary Scholarship
Siemens Teacher Scholarship
Smart Student Guide to Financial Aid
Smithsonian Institute Ofc of Fellowships and Internships
Society of Women Engineers
Stanley E. Jackson Scholarship (disabled)
State/National Scholarships
Student Inventors Scholarships
Supreme Court Fellows Program
Surety Industry Scholarship program for Minorities
Sussman-Miller Educational Assistance Fund
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Financial Aid
The Roothbert Scholarship Fund
Third Wave Foundation
Thurgood Marshall College Fund
Time Warner Tribal Scholars Program
Toyota Scholarships
Tribal College Special Scholarships
Tylenol Future Care Scholarship
U.S. Dept. of Agriculture
Utah Navajo Scholarship
Union Plus
University of North Dakota Scholarship Opportunities
US Government Grants & Loans Benefiting Students
US Institute of Peace Grants & Fellowships
USA Nursing Scholarships
USDA Animal & Plant Health Inspection Service
Walmart Foundation Scholarship Programs
William R. Hearst Scholarship for Minority Students
Xerox Scholarships