The Circle of Indigenous Nations works with the Office of Student Finance to answer your financial aid questions. The Circle of Indigenous Nations office also works with the Minnesota Indian Scholarship Program and other tribal higher education offices. The following links provide information about scholarships and other financial aid opportunities for American Indian students within and outside of the University of Minnesota.
University of Minnesota Administered Scholarships
Community Health Initiative (CHI) Scholarship (coming soon)
Minnesota State Indian/Tribal Scholarships
American Indian students with at least one-fourth Indian ancestry and membership in a federally recognized tribe may be eligible for these scholarships through their tribal agency office or the Minnesota State Indian Scholarship Program (Minnesota residency required). For more information, visit their site or call the Circle of Indigenous Nations office at 612-624-2555.