UMD AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION ( to be completed by Nominator)
The American Indian/Alaskan Native Scholarship (AI/AN) annually honors and awards scholarships to four (4) undergraduate students in attendance at the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD), who exemplify excellence in academic and /or personal life. The work of the award recipient is characterized by exceptional personal commitment to the AI/AN communities.
The deadline for submitting nominations is August 1, of each year. To be considered for a scholarship you must apply annually.
Nominator's Name _________________________________Phone___________________
Personal information will be handled in compliance with MN Statue 122A.15.
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UMD AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKAN NATIVE COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION ( to be completed by Student)
City_________________________State_______________ Zip Code_____________________
Student ID number_______________________Number of Credits per Semester________________
Major/Concentration of Study_______________________________________________________
Student Status: _______Freshman_______Sophomore_________Junior________Senior
Student must submit an essay (250 words; typed size 12 font) describing in detail their involvement with American Indian or Alaskan Native communities i.e., participation, involvement in organizations serving those communities. The 'Scholarship Committee' will evaluate all nominations and applications. Award nominees may be asked to meet with the committee. The nominees will be notified no more than 30 days after the application deadline.
Release of Confidential Information
I,___________________________Authorize the Scholarship Committee of the American Indian/Alaskan Native Alumni Association to review, examine, evaluate and have access to my most recent official or unofficial transcript and financial aid information for the sole purpose of evaluating my award.
Signature of Applicant___________________________________Date_____________________
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