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The American Indian and Indigenous Studies Program (AIISP) encourages students to apply to prestigious scholarships and programs during their career at Cornell. Our staff is available to advise students about which scholarships they should be applying to. We are proud to have students win such awards as: The Udall Scholarship, Ronald E.McNair Scholarship, Doris Duke Conservation Scholarship, and many more.
Cornell's McNair Program video featuring recipient Fred Blaisdell (Oneida Nation of the Thames) '16 at 1:25 min. 
 
For your reference, below is a list of scholarships and outside organizations that like us, believe in the enrichment of a student's college experience.
 

Cornell Scholarships

Meinig Family Cornell National Scholars

The Cornell Tradition

McNair Scholars Program

Udall Scholarship

Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program

 

 

Outside Scholarships

American Indian Education Fund
American Indian Services Scholarships
American Indian Graduate Center
American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) Scholarships
American Water Works Association Scholarships
Association on American Indian Affairs Scholarships
College Horizons

Graduate Horizons
Catching the Dream
Continental Society Daughters of Indian Wars, Inc.’s National American Scholarship
Corbell Scholarship

Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) American Indian Scholarship
Financial Aid Scholarships for Students with Disabilities
Full Circle Scholarship Program (to undergraduate students attending non-tribal colleges)
George A. Strait Minority Scholarship 

Indian Health Service (HIS) Scholarship Program
Minority Teachers of Illinois (MTI) Scholarship Program
Native American Western Consortium Scholarship Database
Office of Navajo Nation Scholarship and Financial Assistance (ONNSFA)
Scholarships.com for American Indian Scholarships
Society for American Archeology’s Native American Scholarships Fund
The Maureen L. & Howard N. Blitman, P.E., Scholarship to Promote Diversity in Engineering
Truman D. Picard Scholarship
Unigo.com Native American Scholarships