Native Vision Scholarship


Sponsor

Johns Hopkins Center for American Indian Health

Title

NATIVE VISION SCHOLARSHIP

Administrator

Marlena Hammen, Coordinator
Native Vision Scholarship
John Hopkins Center for American Indian Health
621 North Washington St.
Baltimore, MD 21205

phone: 410.955.6931     fax: 410.955.2010
e-mail: mhammen@jhsph.edu
url: www.nativevision.org

Purpose

Established in 1996, Native Vision makes annual college scholarships of $5,000 to outstanding American Indian young people with a commitment to education, athletics and leadership.

Eligibility

High School Senior; Enrolled member of a federally recognized tribe; Any American Indian high school senior who has been accepted to college may apply.

General Information

A competitive national application process, reviewed by Selection Committee; Native Vision - A Healthy Future for Native Youth - sponsors Native Vision camp for youth from across the country, professional/collegiate athletes, and health experts.

Awards

Two (2) $5,000 Scholarships.

Deadlines

Applications are accepted between March and May; scholarships are awarded in June.

Required Documentation

Complete Application with (2) Letters of Reference; Tribal documentation or CIBC; High School Transcript; Essay (200 words) explaining future goals, how your goals relate to continued involvement in American Indian communities, and how this scholarship will help you achieve your dreams.


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