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Tribal Colleges in the US, Click Here

Colleges with American Indian Studies Programs,

Click http://colleges.startclass.com/d/o/American-Indian_-_Native-American-Studies
 

U.S. Colleges and Universities Offering In-State Tuition and  Tuition Waivers or Reduced Tuition for Native students*

*See college website for additional terms/conditions 

•Iowa

In-state tuition for American Indians who have origins in any of the original people of North America and who maintain a cultural identification

through tribal affiliation or community recognition with one or more of the tribes or nations connected historically with the present state of Iowa.

•Maine

University of Maine Tuition waiver and scholarship that covers room and board for members of historical tribe of Maine area OR a resident of

Maine from any federally recognized or Canadian tribe. Student can be tribally enrolled OR have a parent or grandparent enrolled.

•Massachusetts

Tuition waiver for historical Massachusetts area tribes who are Massachusetts residents.

• Michigan

Tuition waiver for residents of Michigan enrolled in a Michigan tribe.

•Oklahoma

Please contact: Diversity Enrichment Programs; 550 Parrington Oval; Norman, OK 73019; 405-325-3742.

•Utah and Washington

In-state tuition rate for American Indian/Alaska Natives students whose tribes are from the state or neighboring states.

Colorado

Fort Lewis College at Durango-Student must be 1/4 Native American OR enrolled in a federally recognized tribe OR a

direct decedent of a tribal member who lived on a reservation prior to June 1, 1934.

Colorado State University through the Native American Cultural Center offers the Native American Legacy Award to members

of 93 tribes which were original occupants of Colorado. See web site: www.NACC.colostate.edu or

http://admissions.colostate.edu/nativeamerican/ for details. This award allows for in state tuition rate plus $500 per year to

members of federally recognized tribes.

• Kansas 

Haskell Indian Nations University – Students do not need to be tribally enrolled, but must document 1/4 or more tribal descent.

Montana

MT University System *Tuition waiver for MT residents enrolled in a federally recognized tribe. 

Minnesota

U of MN, Morris -Student must be enrolled in a federally recognized tribe, a parent or grandparent must be enrolled.

North Dakota State Colleges and Universities

Search by college under Financial Aid resources or Scholarships for the Diversity Tuition Waiver

•AlaskaArizona, Kansas

Ilisagvik College

Contact: P.O. Box 749 Barrow, Alaska 99723 907-852-3333 Toll-free (Alaska only): 1-800-478-7337 fax: 907-852-2729

Diné College

Contact: P. O. Box 126 Tsaile, AZ 86556 928-724-6671 fax: 928-724-3327

Tohono O’odham Community College

Contact: P.O. Box 3129 Sells, AZ 85634 520-383-8401 fax: 520-383-8403

Haskell Indian Nations University

155 Indian Avenue P. O. Box 5030 Lawrence, KS 66046-4800 785-749-8479 fax: 785-749-8411

Saginaw Chippewa Tribal College

Contact: 2284 Enterprise Drive Mount Pleasant, MI 48858 989-775-4123 fax: 989-772-4528

-Minnesota Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College

Contact: 2101 14th Street Cloquet, MN 55720-2964 218-879-0800 fax: 218-879-0814

-Leech Lake Tribal College

Contact: Rt. 3, Box 100 Cass Lake, MN 56633 218-335-4200 fax: 218-335-4215 lltc.edu

White Earth Tribal and Community College

210 Main Street South P. O. Box 478 Mahnomen, MN 56557 218-935-0417 fax: 218-935-0423

Montana Blackfeet Community College

P. O. Box 819 Browning, MT 59417 406-338-7755 fax: 406-338-3272

Scholarship Information
 
Scholarships
         
Tribal Scholarship Addresses
 

A

Acoma Higher Education Grant Program
PO Box 307
Pueblo of Acoma, NM 87034
Phone: (505) 552‐5121
Fax: (505) 552‐6812
highered@puebloofacoma.org

All Indian Pueblo Council
Higher Education/Scholarship Program
3939 San Pedro, N.E., Suite C
PO Box 3256
Albuquerque, NM 87190
Phone: (505) 881‐2254, ext. 550
Fax: (505) 883‐7682  
aapodaca@aipc

American Indian Graduate Center Scholars
Gates Millennium Scholars    
3701 San Mateo NE., Suite #200
Albuquerque, NM 87110
Phone: (505) 881‐4584
Phone: 1 (800) 628‐1920
Fax: (505) 884‐0427
aigcs@aigc.org

American Indian Resources Services
9983 Brockband St.
Dallas, TX 75220
Phone: (214) 358‐4783
Apache Tribe of Oklahoma
PO Box 1220
Anadarko, OK 73005
Toll Free: 1 (888) 849‐7514
Phone: (405) 247‐2781
Fax: (405) 247‐2686

B

Bad River Education
PO Box 39
Odanah, WI 54861
Phone: (715) 682‐7111 ext: 1530/1533
Fax: (715) 682‐7118

C

Cherokee Indians (Eastern Band)
Higher Education & Training
PO Box 481
Cherokee, NC 28719
Phone: (828) 497‐7485
inezsamp@nc

Cherokee Nation Foundation
115 East Delaware
Tahlequah, OK 74451
Phone: (918) 207‐0950
contact@cherokeenationfoundation.org

Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma
Higher Education Dept.
PO Box 948
Tahlequah, OK 74465
Phone: (918) 453‐5000 ext:5465
Toll Free: 1+ (800) 256‐0671

Cheyenne & Arapaho Tribes
Higher Education Program
PO Box 38
Concho, OK 73022
Phone: 1 (800) 247‐4612
Phone: (405) 262‐0345 ext: 27653 or 27646
Fax: (405) 262‐5419
heducation@c

Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma
Higher Education and Grant Program   
P.O Box 1210
Durant, OK 74702‐1210
Phone: 1 (800) 522‐6170 ext: 2224
Cocopah Tribe        
County 15 & Ave G
Somerton, AZ 85350
Phone: (928) 627‐4973
Phone: (928) 627‐4979

Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma
Scholarship Advisement Program
P.O Box 1210
Durant, OK 74701
Toll Free: 1 (800) 522‐6170 ext: 2523
Fax: (580) 920‐3122
scholarshipadvisement@choctawnation.com

Cocopah Tribe
County 15 & Ave G
Somerton, AZ 85350
Phone: (520) 627‐4973
Fax: (520) 627‐2510

Colorado River Indian Tribes     
Career Development Office
13390 N. 1st Avenue
Parker, AZ 85344
Phone: 1 (800) 809‐6207
Phone: (928) 669‐5548
Fax: 928‐669‐5570
critcdo@critcdo.com
begaye@crit

Comanche Tribe
Office of Higher Education
PO Box 908
Lawton, OK 73502
Phone: 1 (877) 703‐2288
Phone: (580) 492‐3364
Fax: (580) 492‐4017
christianb@comanchenation.com

Cook Inlet Tribal Council      
Tribal Scholarships & Grants
ETSD Dept 3rd Floor, 3600 San Jeronimo Drive
Anchorage, AK 99508
Phone: 1 (877) 985‐5900
Phone: (907) 793‐3589
Phone: (907) 793‐3578
scholarships@citci.org

Creek Nation of Oklahoma  
Higher Education  
PO Box 580
Okmulgie, OK 74447
Phone: (918) 732‐7688 ext: 7689/7690/7691/7692/7693
Fax: (918) 732‐7694

Crow Indian Agency
Higher Education Program
Baacheeitche Avenue
PO Box 159
Crow Agency, MT 59022
Phone: (406) 638‐3700
Fax: (406) 638‐3881

D

E

F

Fallon Paiute‐Shoshone Tribe
Education Program
565 Rio Vista Drive
Fallon, NV 89406
Phone: (775) 423‐6075
Fax: (775) 423‐5202
education@fpst.org

Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe  
Indian Education Office
PO Box 283
Flandreau, SD 57028
Phone: (605) 997‐2859
Fax: (605) 997‐2951
highered@fsst.org

Ft. Mohave Tribe
P.O. Box 7066
Mohave Valley, AZ 86446
Phone: 1 (800) 226‐1960
Fax: (928) 346‐113
Tribaled1@ftmoajve.com

G

Gila River Indian Tribe      
Tribal Education Department
PO Box 97
Sacaton, AZ 85247
Phone: (520) 562‐3662 ext :236
Fax: (520) 562‐2924
molina@gric.nsn.us

H

Havasupai Tribe Higher Education        
PO Box 10
Supai, AZ 86435
Phone: (520) 448‐2731
Fax: (520) 448‐2551

Ho‐Chunk Nation
Higher Education Department
PO Box 667
Black River Falls, WI 54615
Phone: 1 (800) 362‐4476
Phone: (715) 284‐4915  
Fax: (715) 284‐1760
education@ho

Hopi Grants and Scholarships Program   
PO Box 123
Kykotsmovi, AZ 86039‐0123
Phone: (928) 734‐3533
Fax: (928) 734‐2273
heef@hopieducationfund.org

Hualapai Tribe   
Educational Programs      
PO Box 179
Peach Springs, AZ 86434
Phone: (928) 769‐2200
Fax: (928) 769‐1101

I

Indian Health Service
The Reyes Building
801 Thompson Avenue., Ste 400
Rockville, MD 20582
Phone: (301) 443‐6394

Indian Health Service
Navajo Area
P.O Box 9020
Window Rock, AZ 86515

J

Jicarilla Apache
PO Box 1099
Dulce, NM 87528
Phone: (505) 759‐3316
Fax: (505) 759‐9111
jicarillahep@yahoo.com

K

Kaibab Band of Paiute Indians
Education Department
HC 65 Box 2
Pipe Springs, AZ 86022
Phone: (928) 643‐8321

Kiowa Tribe of Oklahoma      
Higher Education Grant Program
PO Box 369
Carnegie, OK 73015
Phone: (580) 654‐2300
Fax: (580) 654‐2406

Klamath Tribe
Education Program
PO Box 436
501 Chiloquim Blvd
Chiloquin, OR 97624
Phone: 1 (800) 524‐9787
Phone: (541) 783‐2219 ext: 109
Fax: (541) 783‐2029
www.klamathtribes.org

L

M

Mescalero Apache Tribe  
Higher Education
PO Box 227
Mescalero, NM 88340
Phone: (575) 671‐4494

Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians
Choctaw Tribal Scholarship Program/Higher Education Program
P.O. Box 6085
Choctaw, MS 39350
Phone: 1 (800) 446‐5006
Phone: (601) 650‐7409
Fax: (601) 650‐7413
program@choctaw.org

N

Office of Navajo Nation Scholarship & Finance Assistance  
(ONNSFA)- http://www.onnsfa.org/


Fort Defiance Agency

P.O. Box 1870
Window Rock, Arizona  86515
Phone: 1 (800) 243‐2956
Phone: (928) 871‐7450
Fax: (928) 871‐6567

Tuba City Agency  
NNOSFA
P.O. Box 370
Tuba City, AZ  86045
Phone: 1 (866) 839‐8151
Phone: (928) 283‐3216/3213
Fax: (928) 283‐3215
onnsfatubacity@navajo.nsn.gov

Shiprock Agency  
P.O. Box 1349
Shiprock, NM  87420
Phone: 1 (866) 223‐6457
Phone: (505) 368‐1335
Fax: (505) 368‐1338
onnsfashiprock@navajo.nsn.gov

Crownpoint Agency
P.O. Box 1080
Crownpoint, NM  87313
Phone: 1 (866) 254‐9913
Fax: (505) 786‐2178
onnsfacrownpoint@navajo.nsn.gov

Chinle Agency
P.O. Box 25‐B
Tsaile, AZ  86556
Phone: 1 (800) 919‐9269
Phone: (928) 724‐2204/2205/2206
Fax: (928) 724‐2208
onnsfachinle@navajo.nsn.gov

Native American Scholarship Fund
8200 Mountain Rd., N.E., Suite 203
Albuquerque, NM 87110‐7843
Phone: (505) 262‐2351

O

Oneida Tribe/Environment Dept.    
909 Packerland Drive
Greenbay, WI 54303
Phone: 1 (800) 236‐2214
Phone: (920) 496‐7330
Fax: (928) 496‐7494

P

Pascua Yaqui Tribe of Arizona
Grants & Contracts
7474 S. Camino De Oeste
Tucson, AZ 85757
Phone: (520) 879‐6322
Fax: (520) 879‐5933

Pima Maricopa Indian Community
10005 East Osborn Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85256
Phone: (480) 362‐7400
Email: www.srpmic

Pueblo of Laguna
Higher Education Program
PO Box 645
Laguna, NM 87026‐0645
Phone: (505) 552‐6377
Fax: (505) 552‐6398
conant@laguna.net
  
Pueblo of Zuni
Higher Education    
PO Box 339
Zuni, NM 87327
Phone: (505) 782‐7178/7187
Fax: (505) 782‐7223/7228
jlucio@ashiwi.org

Q

Quechan Indian Tribe      
PO Box 1899
Yuma, AZ 85366‐1899
Phone: (760) 572‐2314/2315  
Fax: (760) 572‐2102

R

Rosebud Sioux Tribe  
Department of Higher Education
P.O Box 40
Rosebud, SD 57570
Phone: 1 (877) 808‐3283
Phone: (605) 747‐2375
Fax: (605) 747‐5479

S

San Carlos Apache Tribe        
PO Box 0
San Carlos, AZ 85550
Phone: (928) 475‐2336/2337
Fax: (928) 475‐2507

Salt River Pima Maricopa Indian Community
Education Administration
10005 East Osborn Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85256
Phone: (480) 362‐2547
http://www.srpmic

Sault Tribe of Chippewa Indians
Sault Tribe Higher Education
ATTN: Brandi MacArthur
523 Ashmun Street
Sault, Ste. Marie, MI 49783
Phone: 1 (855) 635‐7784
Phone: (906) 635‐7784
Fax: (906) 635‐7785
bmacarthur@saulttribe.net

Schule Toak District
PO Box 368
Sells, AZ 85634
Phone: (520) 383‐2390

San Manual‐Band of Serrano Mission Indians
26569 Community Center Drive
Highland, CA 92346
Phone: (909) 864‐8933

Seminole Tribe of Florida      
Higher Education Program
6300 Stirling Rd.
Hollywood, FL 33024
Phone: 1 (800) 683‐7800
Fax: (954) 967‐3480

Shoshone‐Paiute Tribe
PO Box 219
Owyhee, NV 89832
Phone: (208) 759‐3100
Fax: (208) 759‐3940

Southern Ute Higher Education
330 Burns Ave.
Ignacio, CO 81137
Phone: (970) 563-0237
Fax: (970) 563-0382

tseibel@southernute-nsn.gov 
https://www.southernute-nsn.gov/education/


Spokan Tribe  
PO Box 388
Wellpinit, WA 99040
Phone: (509) 458‐8000
Fax: (509) 458‐8017

Standing Rock Sioux Tribe  
PO Box D
Ft. Yates, ND 58538
Phone: (701) 854‐8545
Fax: (701) 854-2175

State of Utah
Utah Navajo Trust Fund
151 E. 500 North
Blanding, UT 84511
Phone: 1 (800) 378‐2050
Fax: (435) 678‐1464

T

Taos Pueblo  
P.O Box 1846  
Taos, NM 87571
Phone: (575) 758‐5990      
Apply May 1st-30th for fall      
mchacon@taospueblo.com

Three Affiliated Tribes      
Tribal Administration Building
404 Frontage Road
New Town, ND 58763
Phone: (701) 627‐4781
pr@mhanation.com

Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribe
Higher Education      
3239 Hospital Drive
Juneau, AK 99801
Phone: 1 (800) 344‐1432
Phone: (907) 463‐7375
Fax: (907) 463‐7321

Tohono O’ Odham Higher Ed. Services 
PO Box 837
Sells, AZ 85634
Phone: (520) 383‐6571
tiffany.tsosie@tonation-nsn.gov

Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians
Tribal Higher Education Scholarship Program
P.O. Box 900
Belcourt, ND 58316

U

Utah Navajo Trust Fund
151 E. 500 North
Blanding, UT 84511
Toll Free: 1 (800) 378‐2050
Fax: (435) 678‐1464

V

W

White Mountain Apache Tribe    
PO Box 250
Whiteriver, AZ 85941
Phone: (928) 338‐5800
Fax: (928) 338‐1869

Wichita and Affiliated Tribes
Higher Education Program
PO Box 729
Anadarko, OK 73005
Phone: (405) 247‐2425
Fax: (405) 247‐2430

Winnebago of Wisconsin
Education Department
PO Box 667
Black River Falls, WI 54615
Toll Free: 1 (800) 362‐4476
Phone: (715) 284‐4915
Fax: (715) 284‐1760  
Email: education@ho

XYZ

Yavapai‐Apache Tribe    
Higher Education Program
2400 West Datsi Street
Camp Verde, AZ 86322
Phone: (928) 649‐7111
Phone: (928) 567‐6485