Education is the key that can open doors of opportunity

*(Fremont County, Wyo.) *- The Northern Arapaho Tribe holds a strong belief in the power of education and the positive influence it has over not only the individual’s life but the community of Wind River. With the academic year winding down, its already time to start thinking ahead to the upcoming fall semester. We have compiled a list of key scholarship dates to remember while planning for the 2016-2017 academic year. Your success is important to us and we hope you find the resources useful. - Sky People Higher Education Program-The deadlines for completed applications are April 15 (summer semester), June 15 (academic year) and November 15 (spring semester). Applications can be picked up at 533 Ethete Road Ethete, Wyo. Sky People can be reached at 307 332 5286. - University of Wyoming Northern Arapaho Endowment-Northern Arapaho students attending the University of Wyoming can download an application at and must submit it by March 1. For more information please contact UW Student Financial Aid Associate Director Debra Littlesun at 307 766 2411 or Applications can also be picked up at Sky People Higher Education, Native American Programs Office located in Central Wyoming College and the UW Education Opportunity Center in Riverton. - American Indian College Fund-Scholarships are available to Native American undergraduate and graduate students attending tribal colleges, public and private institutions across the country. Completed applications are due by May 31 and are available at - American Indian Graduate Center-Native American graduate students can apply for a fellowship and other scholarships at Application due dates varies from May 1 to June 1. - Association on American Indian Affairs-Applications for the 2016-2017 academic year will be available March 1 and are due June 1. Native American undergraduate and graduate students can apply at - American Indian Services-Native American students who demonstrate financial need and have a strong academic record are eligible for scholarships at Application deadlines varies. #wrhc #sponsored #news #county10