MSUM offers a variety of scholarships for current and incoming American Indian students. Scholarships are listed below. Students can also apply for general university scholarships through the Office of Scholarship & Financial Aid.
Information on outside scholarships is also available.
Diversity & Inclusion Scholarship Application
Eligibility: Native American student, with preference given to students in the Honors program. Created as a gift to support students and the work of the university. One semester award. Must re-apply to be considered for future semesters.
Eligibility: Native American student of Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota. Created in memory of Palma Nelson Loftness. One semester award. Must re-apply to be considered for future semesters.
Minnesota State University Moorhead (MSUM) Indian Teacher Training Program supports American Indian students working toward an undergraduate degree in a teaching field or a graduate degree in education.
Eligibility: An American Indian student is eligible who, after applying for federal and Minnesota state financial aid, has financial need that remains unmet. Students must maintain a GPA of 2.0 or higher and make satisfactory academic progress toward completion of degree.
Minnesota Indian Teacher Training Program Scholarship Application