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:

Buffalo Thunder Resort & Casino
20 Buffalo Thunder Trail, Santa Fe, NM 87506

WHEN:

Scholarships will be presented at the NCAIED Scholarship Awards Luncheon.
November 16, 2016


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 on the following (250 min-350 max words per category):
    • 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)
  • Official Letter of Admission/Enrollment for 2016-2017 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%

2016 Scholarship Application

Click Here To Download Application

The National Center For American Indian Enterprise Development

Attn: 2016 Scholarship Committee

953 E. Juanita Avenue,  Mesa, AZ 85204

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

Email: scholarships@ncaied.org