American Indian Graduate Center (AIGC)


The American Indian Graduate Center (AIGC) fellowships are monetary awards made to American Indian and Alaska Native undergraduate, graduate or professional full time, degree-seeking students, who meet all eligibility criteria. The fellowship amount is typically between $1,000 and $5,000 per academic year (not including summer) and varies from year to year, depending on the number of qualified applicants, the availability of funds and unmet financial need.


Varies by Award

Eligibility Requirements

  • Pursuing an undergraduate, graduate or professional degree, full time.
  • Able to demonstrate financial need through submission of the AIGC Financial Need Form (FNF).
  • An enrolled member of a federally recognized American Indian or Alaska Native group, or provide documentation of descent (possess one-fourth degree verifiable federally recognized Indian blood) as verified through submission of a Tribal Eligibility Certificate (TEC).

How to Apply

Apply on the AIGCS website.

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