ERIC Number: ED249014
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: N/A
Sources of Financial Aid Available to American Indian Students.
Tsosie, Kenneth, Comp.; Cherino, Alan J., Comp.
The booklet provides information and sources on financial aid for American Indian college students. The introduction explains college-based funding, federal aid programs, American Indian financial aid sources, and financial aid package. The section on admissions and financial aid process outlines procedures the undergraduate or graduate student must take when interested in attending college or wanting to apply for financial aid. Federal aid programs and the Bureau of Indian Affairs Higher Education Grant/Loan Program are described under major sources of financial aid. Additional sources of financial aid include organizations that provide scholarships, grants, or loans for undergraduate or graduate students. Each citation provides the following information: address and phone number, contact person, type of aid, deadline, duration of financial aid, amount, requirements of applying (i.e. field of study, school, grade point average), and comments. The last section lists colleges and universities located in the Southwest (Arizona, California, Colorado, New Mexico, Nevada, Oklahoma, and Utah) that have special programs for American Indian students and offer financial assistance and other support services. Each citation provides name, address, and phone number of institution, population or percentage of American Indian students, student organizations on campus, special studies or programs, and tuition and fees. (ERB)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: New Mexico State Univ., Las Cruces.