USET Scholarship Fund


Native American SUNY: Western Consortium
E-116 Thompson Hall
State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
(716) 673-3170

Sponsor

United South and Eastern Tribes (USET)

Title

USET SCHOLARSHIP FUND

Administrator

United South and Eastern Tribes, Inc.
Attn: Scholarship Fund
Melissa Stevens, Executive Assistant
711 Stewarts Ferry Pike, Suite 100
Nashville, TN 37214

phone: 615.872.7900     fax: 615.872.7417
e-mail: mstevens@usetinc.org
url: www.usetinc.org

Purpose

To provide supplemental scholarships to Indian students who are enrolled members of one of the 25 USET member tribes.

Eligibility

Must be an enrolled member of a USET member tribe accepted to or enrolled in a post secondary institution; with satisfactory scholastic standing; and demonstrated need for financial assistance.

General Information

USET consists of 26 member tribes, which include: Seneca Nation of Indians, Salamanca and Irving NY; Cayuga Nation, Versailles NY; Oneida Indian Nation of NY, Oneida NY; St. Regis Mohawks, Hogansburg NY.  See website for additional members.

Awards

8 awards of $800 each.

Deadlines

April 30

Required Documentation

Complete Application; Verification of Tribal Enrollment; Acceptance Letter or Proof of Current College Enrollment; Most Recent SAR or Household 1040 Form; Three Letters of Recommendation; Transcripts; Personal Letter Stating Use of Scholarship Monies if Awarded.

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