Wells Fargo American Indian Scholarship

Beginning January 1, 2020
The Wells Fargo American Indian Scholarship program will be ACCEPTING applications for the AY 2020-2021!

Graduate and undergraduate scholarships awarded to enrolled members of a federally recognized American Indian tribe or Alaska Native group OR provide documentation of ancestry to possession of one-fourth degree Indian blood of a federally recognized tribe. To be considered, applicants must be pursuing a career and degree in fields relating to banking, resort management, gaming operations, management and administration (including accounting, finance, information technology and human resources).

  • Undergraduate: Must be a college undergraduate junior or senior and must meet the Federal Pell Grant eligibility criteria.
  • Graduate: Must be a full time graduate student and have financial need.

Note: All applicants are required to submit a Tribal Eligibility Certificate (TEC) and Financial Needs Form (FNF)which is always available at www.aigcs.org where you may also review the AIGC Online Application Instructions.

Varies depending on level of award
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please describe how the Wells Fargo American Indian Scholarship Program can best help you to become a leader in economic development in Indian communities and/or within the banking and financial service industry.
  2. Please list the 4 most recent extracurricular activities in which you have engaged.
    • Activity
    • Activity Leadership Positions/Recognitions
    • Dates Involved in Activity
    • Description of Activity
  3. Please list up to four (4) community engagement opportunities in which you have recently engaged
    • Dates of this community engagement
    • Describe the activities in which you participated for this community engagement opportunity
    • Name of Organization
  4. Please list your four (4) most recent paid and unpaid employment positions
    • Dates of employment
    • Describe the duties of the position
    • Name of organization
    • Title of your position
  5. Please list up to four (4) leadership roles you have held in recent years
    • Dates of leadership role
    • Describe the activities associated with this leadership role
    • Leadership role/position/title
    • Name of organization
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