The Personal Profile

    • Your academic record
    • Words that describe who you are
    • Your activities by high school year
    • Extracurricular
    • College Prep
    • Community Service
    • Leadership roles
    • Tribal involvement

Scholarship Application Timeline

  • Research scholarships
  • Prioritize scholarship applications by the deadline
  • Review the eligibility criteria
  • Choose your nominator/recommender early and select an individual who knows you well.
  • Review materials prior to submitting – have another person proofread your work.
  • Complete and submit applications before each deadline.
  • Follow up with scholarship organizations to ensure your application is complete and received.
  • Be sure to write a thank-you note for your scholarship provider as well as your nominator/recommender.