Indian EducationHigher Education Grant Program


Sponsor

U.S. Department of Interior - Bureau of Indian Education (BIE)

Title

INDIAN EDUCATION -
HIGHER EDUCATION GRANT PROGRAM

Administrator

Donna E.S. Jetty
South & Eastern Agency
545 Marriott Drive, #700
Nashville, TN 37214

phone: 701-426-3345   fax: 701-854-7280

Purpose

To administer the Higher Education Grant Program to eligible undergraduate Indian students attending an accredited institution of higher education who are members of federally recognized Nations.

Eligibility

Enrolled member federally recognized Tonawanda Seneca, Cayuga, Onondaga, Oneida, and Tuscarora Nations; Accepted in an accredited institution of higher education; Have financial need as determined by the institution's financial aid office.

General Information

Seneca Nation of Indians and St. Regis Mohawks and Oneida administer BIA funds through respective Higher Education Programs - see pages 3 and 5 for information - however, a smaller award is available for these members.

Awards

Vary.

Deadlines

June 30th for following Academic Year.

Required Documentation

Complete Application Form; Verification of Acceptance; Transcripts; Certified Financial Aid Assessment; Tribal Certification or Documentation.


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