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Department of State

New Jersey Commission on American Indian Affairs

The Hon. Tahesha Way, Lt. Governor and Secretary of State
New Jersey Commission on American Indian Affairs


WIOA Native American Tuition Assistant Program

The Native American tuition assistant program was established in order to assist Native Americans, from state and federally recognized tribes, achieve skills training and higher education.

Native American students in need financially are encouraged to apply.

Funding available for both degree and certification program

Qualified applicants are eligible to receive up $8,000


New York/ New Jersey Indian Council WIOA Employment and Training
189 Stag Hill road
Mahwah, New Jersey 07430

Phone: (201) 529-1171 ext. 205, 206, 207

Hours: Monday-Friday 9am to 5pm

AIANTA Scholarships

Apply for AIANTA's Tourism and Hospitality Scholarship Program. Established to provide American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian students with financial assistance to earn a degree or certificate in the hospitality, tourism, recreation, culinary arts or related fields.

AIANTA will award three (3) individuals who have met all scholarship application criteria. AIANTA would like to encourage Indigenous students to build their careers in the the tourism industry while sustaining and strengthening their cultural legacy.

Deadline for applying: The application deadline for AmeriCorps Competitive Grants has passed. Please check back for information about future grants.

This fellowship is for women of Native American heritage, to encourage them in their studies of the humanities and social sciences.

Reminder that the NAPLP Scholarship is offered during the Spring semester only.

SIW Admissions
George Washington University, 1922 F Street, NW, Room 404-B
Washintgon, DC 20052
Phone: (202)994-8908

American Indian Scholarship
This scholarship is intended to help Native American college/university and technical school students of any age, any tribe, in any state at the undergraduate or graduate level.

Deadlines: For Fall term, April 1; For Spring term, October 1.
This is a one-time $500 award.



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