Region VIII AMERIND Scholarships

The scholarship application process is now open!

The Southwest Tribal Housing Alliance (SWTHA) provides educational scholarship grants for Region VIII (Arizona, New Mexico, and West Texas) funded under the AMERIND Risk Management Corporation’s Annual Scholarship Program. The goal of the scholarship grant is to assist in the education of American Indians and Alaskan Natives. The grant may be used for post-secondary or graduate level courses at an accredited educational institution for a course of study that will result in an accredited vocational certification or degree.

Please review the application and guidelines carefully.  Also note the deadline for receipt of applications is April 30, 2021, by close of business.

SWTHA Scholarship 2021 Announcement

Region VIII Scholarship Guidelines 2021

Region 8 Scholarship Application 2021

Region 8 Scholarship Checklist

All applications need to be submitted to the Housing Authority/TDHE/Tribe who is representing the applicant or to Lisa Manwell,Region VIII AMERIND Representative at, (575) 759-3415. The Housing Authority/TDHE/Tribe will send all applications to Ms. Manwell.

The announcement of the scholarship recipients will be made during the SWTHA  Membership Meeting in May 2021.  For more information on the SWTHA Membership Meetings, please click here.