North Dakota University System/North Dakota Indian Scholarship Program

The North Dakota Indian Scholarship program was established to provide scholarship awards to Native American Students attending qualifying colleges or universities within North Dakota. Students must be ND residents as defined by the college, enrolled full-time (limited exceptions), and maintain a GPA of at least 2.0. Awards are available to both undergraduate and graduate students. Students who maintain a 3.50 GPA qualify for the scholarship based on merit. Students who have a GPA lower than 3.50 must show unmet need. The minimum required GPA is 2.0. The priority application date is July 15. Not all eligible applicants are awarded due to limited appropriations.


Award Amount $1 - $2,000
Number of Awards 230 - 270
Application Deadline July 15
Available to Class Level Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students, Postgraduate students
Renewability Not renewable


Minimum GPA Required None specified
Ethnicity/Heritage American Indian/Alaska Native
Residency North Dakota
Gender None specified
Religious Affiliation None specified
Location of College North Dakota
Area of Study None specified
Financial Need Financial need analysis is required


Organization Director of Financial Aid
North Dakota University System
Address 600 E Boulevard Ave, Dept 21
City, State, Zip Bismarck, ND 58505-0602
Telephone (701) 328-2906
Fax (701) 328-2979
Web Site Web site
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