Outside scholarships can come from any source outside of the school. There are literally thousands of different outside scholarships available to students, offered by organizations, government entities and even families. It is important to search for outside scholarships early and often in your high school career.

Many people don’t realize that a student can begin applying for outside scholarships from the time they enter high school as a freshman. You simply want to pay attention to the requirements for the scholarships and whether or not it is awarded to underclassmen.

The scholarships listed are not issued by American Indian College. They are public scholarships available to anyone who meets their requirements. AIC does not endorse the scholarship programs listed above and does not maintain their websites. AIC is not involved in the selection of recipients. Each program lists additional criteria on their websites.