A.T. Anderson Memorial Scholarship

American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES)


Grant amount: US $1,000 - US $2,000

Anticipated deadline: Mar 31, 2019 10:59pm PDT

Applicant type: Graduate Student Undergraduate Student

Funding uses: Scholarship

Membership: Applicants must be a member of this organization to apply. Become a member.

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: United States

Location of citizenship: United States

Exclusive to minorities: Yes

Minimum GPA: 3.0

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Overview:

Thee American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) is a national, nonprofit organization focused on substantially increasing the representation of American Indians, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians, Pacific Islanders, First Nations and other indigenous peoples of North America in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) studies and careers.

The scholarship fund was established to memorialize A.T. Anderson, one of the founders of AISES.  The award is $1,000 for the academic year for Undergraduate students and  $2,000 for academic year for Graduate students. This scholarship is for students pursuing degrees in Mathematics, Medical Sciences, Physical Science, Technology, Science, Engineering, or Natural Resources.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • Eligible Degrees:
    • Mathematics,
    • Medical Sciences,
    • Physical Science,
    • Technology,
    • Science,
    • Engineering, or
    • Natural Resources.
  • Student Status: 
    • Students must be a full-time undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited four-year college/university for the upcoming academic year.
    • Must have a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA.
  • Tribal Membership:
    • Applicants must be an enrolled member of a federally or state recognized American Indian Tribe; Alaskan Native Village or be Native Hawaiian.
    • Applicants may also provide a copy of their Certificate of Degree of Indian Blood or Certificate of Degree of Alaska Native Blood (CDIB) card demonstrating at least 25% Native blood quantum.

You must be a member of this organization to apply for this award - become a member. The applicant must be a current AISES member at the time of application.