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Students who qualify as a Native American may be eligible for further assistance through the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs.

Please contact:
U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs - Office of Education

1849 C Street NW
Washington, DC 20240-0001
Telephone No. 1-202-401-2000

U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs Website

Scholarship eligibility

For a student to be eligible for many Native American scholarships, the student should be an enrolled member of a federally recognized tribe, according to Otherwise, funding will most likely be denied. A Certificate of Indian Blood (CIB) card or document is generally accepted proof of membership in a federally recognized tribe.