NCAIED Scholarships

The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development is proud to provide scholarship programs to eligible students seeking higher education.

NCAIED AMERICAN INDIAN BUSINESS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

SCHOLARSHIP ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:

  • Must be majoring in a business related field
  • Must be a junior, senior or graduate student
  • Must be enrolled as a full-time student
  • Must be enrolled at an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education
  • If selected, candidate must be able to attend the NCAIED Scholarship Awards Luncheon

(Expenses including lodging, ground transportation and airfare within the U.S. will be provided by NCAIED)
*Important: If selected a candidate is unable to attend, award will be forfeited.

WHERE:

Tulalip Resort Casino 
0200 Quil Ceda Blvd., Tulalip, Washington 98271 

WHEN:

Scholarships will be presented at the 40 Under 40/Scholarship Awards Dinner.
September 6, 2017

INTERESTED STUDENTS SHOULD SUBMIT THE FOLLOWING:

(Incomplete packages will not be considered – so please ensure that you have all material submitted)

  • Completed Application
  • Official State or Federal Tribal enrollment document
  • Personal essay to include each of the following categories (250 – 750 words):
    • Personal challenges you overcame in pursuit of higher education
    • Community involvement
    • Reason for pursuing higher education in business
    • Business Related Experience (Paid or Volunteer)
    • Plans following completion of degree program
    • Activities and commitment to community to be considered
  • Official Transcripts (sealed and signed) – Must Be MAILED
  • Official Letter of Admission/Enrollment for 2017-2018 academic year
  • Copy of class schedule for Fall semester

Applications Will Be Evaluated On The Following:

  • Grades (verified by transcripts) 30%
  • Community Involvement 30%
  • Personal Challenges 25%
  • Business Experience 10%
  • Quality of Essay 5%

2017 Native American Scholarship Application CLOSED

DEADLINE: July 7, 2017

Questions: info@ncaied.org

The National Center For American Indian Enterprise Development

Attn: 2017 Scholarship Committee

953 E. Juanita Avenue,  Mesa, AZ 85204

Phone: 480-545-1298
Fax: 480-545-4208

Email: scholarships@ncaied.org