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Cherokee Scholarships & Education Resources

Cherokee Scholarships & Education Resources

Cherokee Scholarships & Education Resources
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PINS Project Foundation Scholarship Presentation (part 1)

PINS Project Foundation Scholarship Presentation (part 1)

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Scholarship Workshop in Jenks Public Schools with Cara Cowan Watts

Scholarship Workshop in Jenks Public Schools with Cara Cowan Watts

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There are thousands of scholarships available to college bound students. Below are resources for our Native American Students

Special thank you to Rosie Dayzie for compiling this booklet. 

 This is a contribution, to provide scholarship information for Native students, to encourage and promote postsecondary education for Native students, to promote networking opportunities for Native Americans, and to raise awareness and appreciation for the contributions made by Native Americans to our society. I share this resource with the hope that you would also seek compassion about young people who need guidance and support toward finding the quality of life. is a free resource for prospective and current college students, as well as their parents and guardians. They believe that college admissions and financial aid information should be available to all students and families, no matter their financial circumstances. Therefore, everything available at is free and no family will be charged for any information or advice they receive from the site . (updated monthly)

Standardized Testing
Financial Aid

Financial Aid, Scholarships and Choosing a College Information

The following links are courtesy of Dr. Cara Cowan Watts

Financial Aid for All Students (Within the website, there are instructions for Native American financial aid.)

Free Scholarship Search

(College planning including a calendar with testing and other application deadlines.)

(College Counseling Center)

How to Find Scholarships:
Financial Aid for College Students:

The Gates Millennium Scholars (January Deadline & Community Service Requirements)

Fresch Free Scholarship Search (Grassroots Scholarship Site)

Student Loan Center

Google – Any Search Engine

National Science Foundation (NSF)

Native American Specific Resources

American Indian Science and Engineering Society-AISES

2009 Financial Aid Available to American Indian Students

OTHER: Voc Rehab – CN & State

American Indian College Fund

American Indian Graduate Center (AIGC)

Indian Health Service

Oklahoma Resources

Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education (OSRHE)

Oklahoma Higher Learning Access Program (OHLAP)

Oklahoma Summer Academies highscl/summer-academies.shtml

Oklahoma School Report Cards

Resume and Job Search Information


10 Minute Resume

Mississippi State’s Resume and Interviewing Information Page

2018-19 Cherokee Nation Undergraduate/Graduate
Scholarship Applications Available March 1, 2018

NOTE: not available to the At-large outside of the contiguous counties

Cherokee Nation Foundation

NOTE: not all scholarships are available to the AT-Large ( University of Tulsa, Oklahoma State, At-Large Tribal Council, Cherokee Nation Business are open to At-Large