Native American and Tribal Scholarships
Numerous scholarships are available and are waiting for Native American students to apply. The eligibility requirements vary from scholarship to scholarship as well as the deadlines for filing. Generally, you must do the following:
- File a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA must be completed every year.
- Meet the scholarship eligibility requirements.
- Complete the scholarship application and submit to the respective tribal scholarship office or organization.
- Submit a financial need analysis (FNA) form to Bernice Gonzalez, Financial Aid Advisor, SJC Financial Aid Office.
Before applying for Work Study or student loans, notify your Financial Aid Advisor of any pending aid or scholarships for which you have applied. Scholarships are treated as financial aid and may result in an adjustment to any loan or work-study award you receive.