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- Washington Tribes: Contributing Now More Than Ever – Community Investment Report 2012
President Obama signs bill to move Quileute Tribe out of Tsunami Zone
We are happy to announce the Washington State Tribal Directory is now available online.
To be added to the directory or to update your information, contact us.
The Northwest Indian College, the Evergreen State College, Grays Harbor College, Antioch University-Seattle, and Muckleshoot Tribal College have collaborated on a report detailing how Native Americans are experiencing higher education in the State of Washington.
The Washington Student Achievement Council (formerly the Higher Education Coordinating Board) is accepting applications for the 2013-2014 American Indian Endowed Scholarship (AIES) awards. Applications must be postmarked by February 1, 2013. For eligibility requirements and application, please visit www.wsac.wa.gov/PayingForCollege/StateAid/AmericanIndian.
Washington Indian Gaming Association (WIGA)
The Washington Indian Gaming Association is now accepting applications for its 2013-2014 scholarship, with up to $60,000 being awarded for Native American students in Washington seeking to advance their personal and professional potential through higher education. The deadline is March 31, 2013. If you have any questions, please contact Rebecca Kaldor at 360-352-3248 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications may be downloaded at the following link: 2013-2014 WIGA Scholarship.
College Bound Scholarship Program offers the promise of tuition and books to qualifying 7th and 8th graders in Washington State. This scholarship covers the amount of tuition (at public institution rates) not covered by other state financial aid and a small book allowance for income-eligible students who sign up in the 7th or 8th grade, work hard in school, stay out of legal trouble, and successfully apply to a higher education institution when they graduate. The deadline for all applicants is by June 30 at the end of their 8th grade year. For more information, please call 1-888-535-0747 or visit the Washington College Bound Scholarship website.