Scholarship and Financial Aid Resources
2019-2020 Academic Year Scholarship
The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe’s Education Department provides scholarship funds to address the needs of Mashpee Wampanoag Tribal members seeking to attend an Academic Program at an accredited university or college. The purpose of this scholarship is to give tribal members the opportunity to reach and achieve their educational goals. The following are requirements and guidelines for the Academic Scholarship application from the Mashpee Wampanoag Education Department.
At this time, scholarship funds are on hold until further notice. Please submit all materials to Nancy Mills in person, via email (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Additional Native American Scholarships
Indian Health Services : https://www.ihs.gov/scholarship/
American Indian College Fund: https://collegefund.org/student-resources/scholarships/scholarship-programs/
Posse Foundation: www.possefoundation.org
Udall Foundation: https://www.udall.gov/ourprograms/scholarship/scholarship.aspx
US Colleges and Universities Offering In-State Tuition and Tuition Waivers for Native American Students: https://nativeyouth2college.org/resources/u-s-colleges-and-universities-offering-in-state-tuition-and-tuition-waivers-for-native-american-students/
Selected Tribe specific scholarships and financial aid: https://nativeyouth2college.org/resources/selected-tribe-specific-scholarships-and-financial-aid/
United South and Eastern Tribes, Inc.
Rhode Island Indian Council c/o Ms. Judith O’Neil, WIOA, 807 Broad Street, Providence, Rhode Island 02907, 401-781-1098
Financial Aid and Scholarships Links
Cape Cod Association (must be born on Cape Cod): http://capecodassoc.org/application/
Education Planner: www.educationplanner.org
Smart Student Guide to Financial Aid: www.finaid.org/scholarships
Cape Cod Community College
Cape Cod Community College “Bridging the Gap” High School Equivalency Transition Scholarship; deadline April 17; one $4,000 scholarship ($1,000 per semester for up to four semesters) awarded to one student who passed the HISET during the 2017-18 academic year at Cape Cod Community College, exhibits some financial need, and is enrolled or plans to enroll at Cape Cod Community College for the Fall 2018 semester.