Region VIII AMERIND Scholarships

The Southwest Tribal Housing Alliance (SWTHA) is pleased to announce the availability of 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.

Links to more information and the application are below.  Please review the application and guidelines carefully.  Also note the deadline for receipt of applications is April 22, 2019 by close of business.

SWTHA Scholarship 2019 Announcement

Region 8 Scholarship Guidelines 2019

Region 8 Scholarship Application 2019

Region 8 Scholarship Checklist

All applications need to be submitted to the Housing Authority/TDHE/Tribe who is representing the applicant or to Mr. Floyd Tortalita, Pueblo of Acoma Housing Authority, P.O. Box 620, Acoma Pueblo, New Mexico 87034. The Housing Authority/TDHE/Tribe will send all applications to Mr. Tortalita.

The announcement of the scholarship recipients will be made during the SWTHA  Membership Meeting at Denver Open Media, 700 Kalamath Street
Denver, CO 80204, May 6, 2019.  For more information on the SWTHA Membership Meeting, please click here.