Graduate Funding Information Service

American Indian


May 10, 2022

Luce Indigenous Knowledge Fellowship

Application Deadline: May 26, 2022, 4 p.m. Pacific Time For tribally-affiliated Native American, Alaska Native, or Native Hawaiian applicants Applicants must be engaged in the creation, dissemination and/or perpetuation of knowledge in their field Applicants’ work must benefit an Indigenous community or communities in the U.S. and U.S. territories Two-year fellowship of $75,000 Restricted to…


April 25, 2022

American Indian Graduate Center Graduate Fellowships

Application Deadline: June 1, 2022 The American Indian Graduate Center (AIGC) offers a variety of funding opportunities for American Indian and Alaska Native graduate students, including MA, MS, PhD, STEM, Medical, Law, MBA, and other professional degrees. Funding opportunities for the June 1st deadline include the following: Dr. Blue Spruce Scholarship – Students pursuing dentistry or dental…


April 13, 2022

Association on American Indian Affairs (AAIA) Scholarships

Application Deadline: May 31, 2022 For graduate and undergraduate students Enrolled tribal citizens in the continental U.S. or Alaska The Association on American Indian Affairs has been providing Native American student scholarships since 1947 and provides scholarships to undergraduate and graduate Native American students who are citizens/ members of their Tribal Nation – whether or not…


April 12, 2022

Native American Graduate Fellowship

Application Deadline: May 13, 2022 For Native American, Alaska Native, and First Nations graduate students In healthcare-related fields Must have completed at least one term of graduate school and be enrolled at least half-time for 2022-2023 school year Fellowships of $25,000 Restricted to U.S. permanent residents and citizens The Morris K. Udall and John S….


January 26, 2022

LAGRANT Foundation Graduate Scholarships

Application Deadline: February 28, 2022, 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time For master’s and doctoral students of color In advertising, marketing, and public relations fields Award $3,750 and professional development Open to DACA recipients, U.S. citizens, and permanent residents The LAGRANT Foundation offers twenty graduate and Ph.D. students a scholarship and a trip to New York City,…


January 25, 2022

Indian Health Service Health Professions Scholarship

Application Deadline: February 28, 2022 4:00 pm Pacific Time For Native American and Alaska Native students In doctoral, master’s, and undergraduate-level study in the health professions Includes tuition, required fees, and monthly stipend The Health Professions Scholarship provides financial aid to qualified American Indian and Alaska Native undergraduate- and graduate-level students. Recipients must be members…


June 14, 2021

Johnson & Johnson/National Medical Fellowships Alliance for Inclusion in Medicine (AIM) Scholarship

Application Deadline: June 30, 2021, 8:59 Pacific Time For underrepresented medical students of color* Two-year service-learning program Award amount: $5,000 for first year; $10,000 for second year Restricted to DACA recipients and U.S. citizens The Johnson & Johnson/NMF AIM Scholarship Program is an innovative, three-year service-learning program designed to expose high performing underrepresented in medicine…


June 8, 2021

UW Alfonso Carlos Peña Graduate Fellowship

Application Deadline: June 22, 2021, 11:59pm Pacific Time The Peña Graduate Fellowship was established to provide support to graduate students engaged in research and/or activities related to wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ (Intellectual House). Awardees must have financial need and an interest in and a commitment to addressing social and environmental issues impacting American Indian, Alaska Native, and/or other…


July 29, 2020

First Peoples Fund: Cultural Capital Fellowship

Application Deadline: August 31, 2020 It is critical that art, culture and ancestral knowledge are passed on from one generation to the next. Through First Peoples Fund’s Cultural Capital Fellowship Program, culture bearers in tribal communities receive financial and technical support to further their important work. Artists in First Peoples Fund’s Cultural Capital fellowship strengthen the…