Preparing your student for College

See our guide to preparing your student for college. Click on this link for
College Packet that is given to all Native American seniors each year.

If you have any questions in regards to the college process, applications, scholarships or higher education opportunities for your MPS student, please contact:
your NAEP Liaison at your school.   Please explore the other links below or other pages for more information on other available programs.

Available Scholarships
Navajo Nation Oil and Gas Company Scholarship

NNOGS is offering various scholarships to student wishing to puruse bachelors degrees in various engineering fields such as geology, chemical, petroleum, and mechanical engineering.

General Motors Minority Dealers Association Scholarship Program $2,500 are awarded annually to ethnic- minority high school seniors and college students who meet all criteria and requirements set forth by the GMMDA Scholarship Committee.

GMMDA Website

Med-Start is a summer enrichment program designed to provide a real-life
college experience for high school students and expose them to
opportunities in various health careers.

University of Arizona
Colleges of Medicine campuses, Tucson and Phoenix

The Indian Health Service (IHS)

This scholarship would benefit any Indian student interested in pursuing the health professions or other careers deemed priority by the IHS.

Catching the Dream

Native American Scholarships Link

Navajo Nation Scholarship
Chief Manuelito Scholarship

Chief Manuelito Scholarship Site
The American Academy
The Chief Manuelito scholarship sometimes requires certain classes not offered locally. See the American Academy for available classes to fulfill Chief Manuelito requirements.

 Harvard Low Income Free Tuition
Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation Scholarships


Search for Scholarships
Scholarship Search Websites

Scholarship Applications
College Searches and Information


Federal Student Aid
Federal Student Aid
Free Application for Federal Student Aid


Workshops and Programs
College Horizons

A pre-college workshop for Native American




Universities and Community Colleges
Arizona State University
Arizona State University College of Design
University of Arizona
Northern Arizona University
Mesa Community College
Chandler-Gilbert Community College
Scottsdale Community College

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University


American Indian College Fund

Other Education Links
Study Zone Guide

 This site is a collection of free resources for students, beginning professionals, and anyone else who wants to improve his or her score on a standardized test.
Association of American Indian Affairs
American Indian Education Fund
American Indian College Fund
National Indian Education Association