American Indian Science and Engineering Society
$2,500 annually, renewable for three years or until a baccalaureate degree is obtained, whichever occurs first. Recipients must maintain a grade point average of 2.0 or higher for their freshman and sophomore years and a grade point average of 3.0 or higher for their junior and senior years.
Five awards offered annually.
Please note: Students must be members of AISES to apply. Students may apply for membership prior to applying for the scholarship. Membership information is available online at www.aises.org/membership. College student membership is $25. Complete applications are reviewed by a minimum of three qualified reviewers who score each application based upon factors such as academic performance (grade point average and academic record), the student's personal essay (demonstrates character, commitment, goals), strength of recommendation letters, and other activities the student has undertaken including jobs, volunteer efforts, internships, extracurricular activities, hobbies, etc. Scored applications and reviewer comments are then used by AISES staff and some funders to select scholarship recipients. Students cannot have more than one AISES academic scholarship in any one year.
Applications are available on the American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) website. The student must register an account to access the online application, and must complete the applicat ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.