The Phoenix AISES Scholarship is available to American Indian, Alaskan Native, and Native Hawaiian high school students and college students who attend an accredited two year or four year college/university in the state of Arizona.

The award is for the 2014-2015 school year and will be awarded in September 2014.  Awards will be based on academic achievement, student activities, and community service. The scholarship will be one time payments paid directly to the recipients’ school of choice.

  • $500 scholarships for High School Seniors entering an accredited college/university for the Fall 2014 semester
  • $1,000 scholarships for current college students enrolled in an accredited college/university for the Fall 2014 semester

The Scholarship Application contains the full list of requirements to be considered and include proof of Tribal/Native Affiliation; enrollment in an accredited two-year or four-year college/university in Arizona; full-time undergraduate student majoring in a STEM related discipline with a GPA of 3.0 or better.  Applicants will also need to submit an application form, official transcripts, a 500 word personal essay, two letters of recommendation, copy of AISES membership card, and a letter of admission from chosen accredited college or university.

AISES membership applications are available at www.aises.org/membership

Applications must be signed and completed in full, contain all enclosures listed above, and be submitted by August 15, 2014.  Incomplete applications, applications missing enclosures, and applications postmarked after AUGUST 15, 2014, will not be considered.