Director of Higher Education
P.O. Box 765
Ph: (918) 542-1853
Fx: (918) 542-4694
Monday - Thursday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fall Funding ended on September 30th, with over 200 students receiving higher education funding. The Spring 2017 Funding period will open on November 1st 2016 and close on February 28th 2017.
The first annual Quapaw Tribe STEM Fair will be held on Thursday, November 10th 2016, from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. in the John Berrey Fitness Center.
FAFSA for 2017-2018 is now open for filing. 2015 tax returns are to be used for this filing. Contact the QT Higher Ed department if you have questions.
SPRING 2017 FUNDING OPENS
FIRST ANNUAL STEM FAIR
: Thursday, 11/10/16 Times TBD Quapaw Tribal Community Building
Exciting new Opportunities and Internships
NAJA now accepting 2016-2017 scholarship applications through Nov. 18
NAJA supports and empowers members through
annual scholarship opportunities for high school, college and graduate
year, NAJA offers scholarships ranging from $500-$2,000 to Native American
students pursuing journalism degrees at a higher learning institutions.
is accepting scholarship applications through Nov. 18 from current student
members in good standing for 2016-2017 awards.
Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship
The *National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)* is
pleased to announce the availability of scholarships for undergraduate
students majoring in disciplines related to oceanic and atmospheric
science, research, or technology, and supportive of the purposes of
NOAA’s programs and mission. Over 100 students are selected each year
for participation in the *Ernest F. Hollings (Hollings)* and
*Educational Partnership Program (EPP) *scholarship programs. These
scholarships include support for two years of undergraduate study and
summer internship opportunities at NOAA facilities across the country.
JUST IN: OPPORTUNITIES FOR ANCESTRAL
for more information and application.
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency New England Regional Laboratory
2016 Pathways Internship Program Opportunities
Exciting Student Intern Opportunities
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Boston and Chelmsford, MA
UPCOMING EVENTS, ACTIVITIES, & IMPORTANT DATES:
SUMMER 16 FUNDING OPENS 5/1/16
FALL FUNDING OPENS 7/1/16
Native American Scouting Combine
Top-tier coaches will be on hand to evaluate the State's top Native American football players.This intense combine is an exciting time for athletes and a key step in achieving their dreams of playing at a next level, while improving their football skills. Click here
for more information.
Check out this highlight link from last year!
Checkout this scholarship website!
Plenty of scholarships—apply here
must complete the “History of the Quapaw Tribe” essay (no exceptions).
may choose to complete the Option #1 Essay “Educational Goals & Use of Funding”
complete the Summer/Fall 2015 Alternative essay “Quapaw Pow-wows.” (If you complete it for Summer, you cannot use it for your Fall essay.)
The Application and Essays are on a new page. Click here find it and the Higher Education Guidelines.
THE APPLICATION PERIODS FOR HIGHER EDUCATION FUNDING ARE:
Semester Opens Closes
Spring Nov. 1st Last day of February
Summer May 1st July 31st
Fall July 1st September 30th