Wells Fargo Scholars


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

Sponsor

Wells Fargo American Indian Scholarship Fund

Title

WELLS FARGO SCHOLARS

Administration

American Indian Graduate Center Scholars
3701 San Mateo Blvd., NE # 200
Albuquerque, NM 87110

phone:  505.881.4584                  fax:  505.884.0427
800.628.1920
url:       www.aigcs.org

Purpose

The fund seeks to promote academic achievement and success for American Indian and Alaska Native students pursuing an education in Business and a career in the gaming, tourism, financial and hospitality industries.

Eligibility

This scholarship is funded by the Wells Fargo and administered by American Indian Graduate Center. To be considered for the Wells Fargo scholarship, an applicant must:  Be an enrolled member of a United States federally recognized American Indian Tribe or Alaska Native group; Be pursuing a career and degree in fields relating to banking, resort management, gaming operations, management and administration, including accounting, finance, information technology and human resources; Be a college junior or senior, or graduate student at a US accredited college or university as full time and degree seeking.

Undergraduate:  Must have a cumulative average GPA of a 3.00 on a 4.00 scale at the time of application and must be in your college junior or senior year.

Graduate:  Must have maintained a 3.00 GPA as an undergraduate student or have maintained a 3.00 GPA as a graduate student at the time of application.  Demonstrate financial need.

General Information

Complete the 2014-2015 AIGC Wells Fargo American Indian Scholarship Application, available on website December 2013

Awards

Amount varies

Deadline

To be determined. 

Required Documentation

Complete application; 500 word essay about your most outstanding intellectual endeavor; nomination letter; letter of recommendation; Official Academic Transcript; Tribal Eligibility Certification; Financial Aid Award Letter

Page modified 11/26/14