Oneida Indian Nation Scholarship


Native American SUNY: Western Consortium
E-116 Thompson Hall
SUNY Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
(716) 673-3170

Sponsor

Oneida Indian Nation of New York

Title

ONEIDA INDIAN NATION SCHOLARSHIP

Administrator

Wilma Cook, Scholarship Coordinator
Education Resource Center
5000 Skenondoa Way
Oneida, New York 13421

phone: 315.829.8150     fax: 315.829.8269
e-mail: wcook@oneida-nation.org

Purpose

To provide financial incentives to insure Oneida members an opportunity to pursue post secondary education through a certificate or college degree program from an accredited institution.

Eligibility

Must be an enrolled Oneida Indian Nation of New Yorkmember, maintain a GPA of 2.0; proof of course completion and official grades required to be eligible for future scholarships. Certificate programs and short term seminars must be related to educational success or directly related to career advancement or retainment.

General Information

Must apply for BIE and NYS Indian Aid. Withdrawal prior to completion results in return of scholarship money. A one term probationary period is allowed to raise GPA. Personal awards to offset incidental expenses are issued at the beginning of term and at the midpoint of the term.

Awards

Awards will be sent directly to the college, university or institution.

Deadlines

Revolving application process; Application must be submitted before term ends.

Required Documentation

Complete Application; Verified Enrollment; Financial Aid Information; Previous Academic Transcript.


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