Scholarship title: Truman D. Picard Scholarship
Applicable Majors: All fields of study
The Truman D. Picard Scholarship is open to high school seniors and college students who are Native American or Alaskan Natives. You must be pursuing an education in natural resources to qualify. To be considered for the award, you must submit a letter of application (no more than two pages in length) demonstrating the following: interest in natural resources; commitment to education and community/culture; academic merit; and financial need. To apply, the award also requires that you submit a resume, three letters of reference and validated enrollment in a federally recognized tribe or Native Alaska corporation as established by the U.S. government. If you are a high school senior, you will also need to provide documented proof of application to an institution of higher education for study in the area of natural resources. If you are a college student, you will need to provide documented proof that you are currently studying in the area of natural resources.