AISES Scholarship Deadline is Approaching!

The American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) helps students move forward in their educational journeys by providing a wide range of programs and scholarship opportunities. AISES scholarships help students acquire skills and training that will help them meet the unique STEM needs of our communities. We highly encourage you to apply for all the scholarships you are eligible for!

Scholarships with a Deadline of May 1, 2017

  • AISES A. T. Anderson Memorial Scholarship
    $1,000 for undergraduates or $2,000 for graduate students.  Open to students pursuing degrees in Mathematics, Medical Sciences, Physical Science, Technology, Science, Engineering, or Natural Resources.
  • Burlington North Santa Fe (BNSF) Foundation Scholarship
    $2,500 per academic year (up to 4 years) for high school seniors who reside in one of the 13 states serviced by the BNSF. Open to students pursuing degrees in Business, Mathematics, Natural/Physical Sciences, Technology, Engineering, Education, Medicine or Health Administration.
  • Chevron Corporation Scholarship
    $5,000 for the academic year for undergraduate or graduate students.  Must be pursuing a degree that is beneficial to Chevron business.  This may include STEM degrees as well as business related studies. 
  • Intel Growing the Legacy Scholarship Program
    $5,000 for undergraduate or $10,000 for graduate students and a paid internship opportunity. Open to students pursuing degrees in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, and Electrical Engineering. Chemical Engineering and Material Science will also be considered.
  • Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) and Strategic Systems Program Scholarship
    Open to high school seniors. Consists of two parts, a one-time $10,000 scholarship awarded freshman year; and an opportunity to apply for summer employment, which provides technical work experience and continued tuition assistance.
  • Northrop Grumman Scholarship
    $5,000 per academic year. The Northrop Grumman Scholarship supports full-time undergraduate students who are currently (during the 2016-2017 academic year) freshmen, sophomores, or juniors studying at qualified schools. Open to students studying Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering or Systems Engineering. 

Must be American Indian/Alaska Native/Native Hawaiian, an AISES member, and a high school senior planning to major in a STEM field or a full-time college student in a STEM field to apply. Specific requirements vary by scholarship. 

To apply now, go to and set up an account. You will complete a general application form and then apply to the scholarships you are eligible for (some require additional information).

For more information about scholarship opportunities, visit and click on the “SCHOLARSHIPS & INTERNSHIPS” tab. 

If you have any questions, please contact the AISES Scholarship Department at or 720-552-6123, ext. 108.