Nizhónígo Nee Ado’ááł (Have a beautiful day)

 

"AISES is a national nonprofit organization focused on substantially increasing the representation of Indigenous peoples of North America and the Pacific Islands in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) studies and careers. In line with our mission, AISES provides multiple merit-based scholarships to our student members every academic year in the fields of STEM. 

The AISES scholarships range in amounts from $1,000 to $10,000 and are disbursed evenly across the Fall and Spring Semesters.  For all AISES Scholarships, Applicants must meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • Students must be full-time incoming college freshman at an accredited two-year or four-year college/university for the 2021-2022 academic year
  • Have a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Applicants must be an enrolled citizen or a descendant of an enrolled citizen of a federal or state recognized American Indian Tribe or Alaska Native Village; or Native Hawaiian or descendant from a Native Hawaiian; or Pacific Islander or descendant from Pacific Islander; or Indigenous person of Canada.
  • All applicants must be current AISES members at the time of application. Membership is free to all pre-college and college students and you may join using the following link: 

https://aises.site-ym.com/general/register_member_type.asp?%20.

For this upcoming 2021-2022 academic year, AISES has pushed back our scholarship deadline to May 31, 2021, to allow more time for students to apply.

Please submit your questions by e-mail to scholarships@aises.org or jpoolaw@aises.org."

 Thank you to all our Title VI students, families, and staff for putting in so much time and effort into this video. We hope you enjoy and share with others. 

 

 

 

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Click here to read this story to your family or friends. 

*Elementary Teahers, please download the UEN lesson plan here to incorporate into your classrooms today. 

Please join us on Wednesday, Febuary 24th at 7pm for our Vitural Story Telling Night via Zoom. 
Meeting ID: 610 367 2472
Passcode: TitleVI
 
UNITY Hosts Native Scholarship Forum
Join the American Indian College Fund and other top Native scholarship providers to learn more about scholarship opportunities available to support your Native youth education.
 
Click Here to Register

 

2021 Navajo Government Class *Starts March 1st*

*For High School Students.
*This is an Online class on Zoom. Starts Monday, March 1st at 4 pm
*Ask for the 2021 Navajo Government Online Class Syllabus
*If you have questions Please Email - claytonnez@gmail.com

 

Please use this link to register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSf06QSyVvZZbeoos8EvowB8Z856fx-m...

 

Upcoming Scholarship Opportunities
  • Nebo Title VI Parent Committee ScholarshipEach year, our wonderful parent committee raises money to award a few scholarships to graduating American Indian Seniors. I encourage each American Indian in Nebo School District to apply for this scholarship. *NEW starting 2021, the application can be completed entirely online. Please use the following link to apply: https://form.jotform.com/210116466531043 Deadline is: April 20, 2021
  • Cobell ScholarshipThis scholarship comes under the Cobell settlement that the federal government has with American Indians. This scholarship gives financial assistance to Native Americans pursuing a college or vocational opportunity. Please visit http://cobellscholar.org/ for more information. 
  • American Indian Services: "NEW starting 2021 – Academic Year Awards: We will now include awarding for the academic year. This means you will only need to apply once a year under Award III for the academic year, which typically covers Fall to Spring, or Fall to Summer, depending on your school calendar. You will not need to reapply for the individual terms once you apply for the academic year. Students will need to apply each term if they do not apply for the academic year." This deadline is on Tuesday, June 1, 2021. Please visit https://americanindianservices.org/students/ais-scholarship/ for information. 
  • Medtronic Scholarship- Medtronic is offering three $5,500 dollar scholarship opportunities to American Indian college students who are pursuing degrees in Health, Sciences or Biomedical Engineering. Apply today here! Deadline: Monday, February 15th, 2021
  • NAME 2021 Essay Scholarship- For ALL students in 6th-12th grade. This essay should be 500 words in length. The deadline is quickly approaching on Thursday, February 18th, 2021 at 5 pm MST. Visit this link for more information and to apply!

Please direct any questions or concerns to Analysa at analysa.allison@nebo.edu

Michaela Goade becomes first Native American to win Caldecott Medal

"NEW YORK (AP) — Illustrator Michaela Goade became the first Native American to win the prestigious Randolph Caldecott Medal for best children’s picture story, cited for “We Are Water Protectors,” a celebration of nature and condemnation of the “black snake” Dakota Access Pipeline."

Read the full article here

Medtronic Scholarship Opportunity
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Medtronic is offering Scholarships to American Indian college students who are pursuing degrees in Health, Sciences or Biomedical Engineering.
Please note that the application process closes on Monday, February 15th (See the attached for more details).
 

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