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Dream Catcher Science Program

Are you interested in science, math, or engineering?

Sandia National Laboratories runs a Dream Catcher Science Program for American Indian middle school and high school students that offers hands-on science and engineering classes.

Read the 2009 program summary >>

Higher Education

Information and resources for students researching colleges and universities.

  • Central New Mexico Community College (CNM): Financial aid and scholarship services for future students.
  • Harvard College: The university has announced new initiatives to get students from low to middle income families to attend its' university.
  • Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute (SIPI) Advanced Technical Education Program: Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute is a federally operated community college, funded through the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA). SIPI Advanced Technology and Engineering programs are fully accredited and articulated with all the New Mexico four-year universities: UNM, NMSU, and NMTECH. SIPI offers the first two years of a four-year engineering program.
  • University of New Mexico: Admissions and recruitment services for prospective students.

Financial Aid and Scholarships

We've compiled a list of scholarships available to Native American Indian students:

  • Office of Navajo Nation Scholarship & Financial Assistance (ONNSFA): Scholarship and application information for Navajo Nation students.
  • New Mexico Scholarships and Financial Aid: New Mexico scholarship and financial aid information, including grants, student loans, and fellowships.
  • State University Financial Aid Guide: A listing of college scholarships, grants, and other financial information for students.
  • New Mexico State University Scholarship Information: Every year, NMSU publishes financial aid information for Native American students.
  • CNM Native American Student Scholarships and Resources: Provides scholarship links, resources, and connections to academic advisement for students interested in attending classes at CNM.
  • U.S. Elementary / Secondary School Directory: Top elementary and secondary schools, high school search, and a public school search.
  • MoneyGeek : How to get scholarships and grants for Native Americans students
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