Resources for Native Students

Native Education

American Indian College Fund

American Indian Education Center

American Indian Education Foundation (AIEF)

American Indian Higher Education Consortium (AIHEC)

Oregon Indian Education Association

National Indian Education Association

Federal Financial Aid

FREE Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

FAFSA Worksheet (Printable)

FinAid: The Smart Students Guide to Financial Aid

FAFSA Frequently Asked Questions

Other Federal Aid Options

U.S.Department of Education Government Aid by State


The Gates Millennium Scholar Program

Indian Health Service (IHS) Scholarships

Oregon Student Assistance Commission (OSAC)

The Ford Family Foundation

International Education (Studying Abroad) Financial Aid Scholarship Search

National Indian Gaming Association Spirit of Sovereignty Scholarships Business and related majors (e.g. hotel management, information systems, computer science, economics, human resources, etc.)

A Better Chance Funding for Native American students

NativeShare NativeShare is a FREE educational listserv for Native Americans

American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES)

Path to Scholarships Resource List

FastWeb Free College/Scholarship Information Search

Higher Education

CollegeBoard College & Scholarship Information, SAT Preparation

Princeton Review College & Scholarship Information, SAT/ACT Preparation

General College Information

Native College Resources Helpful webpage with several links

Writing College Essays

Essay Skills and Writing

Tribal Colleges

Tribal Colleges--American Indian College Fund

Tribal College Journal

4-year Colleges/Universities

Ft. Lewis College Durango, Colorado

Haskell Indian Nations University Lawrence, Kansas

Institute of American Indian Arts Sante Fe, New Mexico

Master's Degree Program Information

American Indian Graduate Center (AIGC)

Portland Teachers Program (PTP) Portland, Oregon

University of Oregon Sapsik’walá Teacher Program Eugene, Oregon

Boettcher Teachers Program Denver, Colorado