MSU Native American Scholarships

MSUN STEM Alliance for the Minority Participation (AMP)

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Native American Scholarship

 

This scholarship purpose is to increase the number of American Indians and other underrepresented minorities receiving a baccalaureate degree in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines.

Eligibility:

1. Have at least a 2.5 cumulative GPA from College STEM field degree.

2. Be a fulltime student enrolled in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) discipline. At MSU-N Northern, the degrees that qualify are:

 

Associate of Applied Science Degree (AAS) Bachelor of Science Degree
Agricultural Mechanics Technology Civil Engineering Technology
Agricultural Technology Biology
*Computer Information Systems *Computer Information Systems

 

*Programs currently in moratorium, not accepting new students at this time. These programs may become available in the future.

3. If candidates are completing an AAS degree, they must submit a degree plan with a timeline for completion of a Bachelor’s degree.

4. Although it is open to all underrepresented minorities, students who are Native American are strongly urged to apply.

For details about this scholarship, visit http://www.anamp.org/

Requirements:

  • Complete an ANLSAMP Scholar application form
  • Official transcript of past semester
  • 2 Letters of recommendation from faculty/staff
  • Letter of acceptance stating declared STEM major or in the case of students completing an AAS degree, a degree plan with a timeline for completion of a Bachelor’s degree.
  • A photograph “in action” in lab, field, or in the classroom.

The amount of the scholarship correlates with cumulative GPA

 - For a cumulative GPA of 2.5 up to a 3.0 = $900 per student per academic year ($450 per semester). 

-  For a cumulative GPA of 3.0 up to a 3.5 = $1,500 per student per academic year ($750 per semester). 

-  For a cumulative GPA of 3.5 and above = $2,100 per student per academic year ($1,050 per semester).

 

If you qualify for this scholarship, contact the liaison to request an application:

Cristina Estrada-Underwood

c.estrada.underwood@msun.edu

406-265-3589