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Minnesota Indian Scholarship


Minnesota Indian Scholarship Program provides postsecondary financial assistance to eligible Minnesota resident students who are of one-fourth or more Indian ancestry and demonstrate financial need for an award. Scholarships are available to eligible Indian undergraduate students enrolled at least time and graduate students enrolled at least half time. An undergrad student who qualifies for either a Pell or State Grant and demonstrates financial need or a graduate student who demonstrates financial need. They should also complete the FAFSA and an application for tribal education funds. Complete the FAFSA or Minnesota Dream Act Application to apply for other state and federal financial aid. Can also be submitted thru mail or fax. Comprehensive list on the requirements can further be accessed at the scholarship site.

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  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student or a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university, a four-year college, two-year college or a vocational-tech school
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkRestricted by race for American Indian/Alaska Native students
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of Minnesota
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in Minnesota

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Contact Lara Gerhardson
Outreach Liaison
Tel: 218-755-2557
Fax: 651-642-0675 Address Bemidji State University
114 Decker Hall
Bemidji, MN 56601