The purpose of the Land Conservation and Indigenous Languages Scholarship is to provide financial assistance to eligible American Indian and Alaska Native undergraduate and graduate students enrolled full-time at an accredited institution and pursuing degrees with a focus in Indigenous languages, natural resources, land management and conservation or cultural preservation. Applicants must hold a current GPA of 3.0 or higher.
This program will award 20 scholarships in the amount of $10,000 per academic year. This opportunity is a need-based award.
Students must meet the following requirements to be considered for this scholarship:
- Be an enrolled member or descendant of a federally or state-recognized American Indian Tribe or Alaska Native group.
- Be enrolled full-time at an accredited college or university pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree.
- Be pursuing a degree with a focus in Indigenous languages, natural resources, land management and conservation or cultural preservation.
- Possess an unweighted cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
Contact our Scholarship Operations team at Scholarships@NativeForward.org.