Native Scholarships

A scholarship resource for Native students at the University of Redlands - Native American, Alaska Native, Native Hawaiian.

NSP is happy to help with scholarship applications, required letters of recommendation, and more. 

Hawai’i Daughters Guild of California

The Hawai`i's Daughters Guild of California supports the ever increasing educational need and goals of woman of Polynesian ancestry. Our commitment is to help young women achieve their post-secondary educational endeavors through mentoring and scholarship awards.

Deadline: March 15th 
Amount: Varies

  • Female of Polynesian ancestry
  • California resident
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA


Hawai’i Community Foundation Scholarships

The Hawaii Community Foundation helps people make a difference by inspiring the spirit of giving and by investing in people and solutions to benefit every Island community.

Deadline: Varies
Amount: Varies

  • Be a resident of the State of Hawai‘i
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Attend an accredited two or four year not for profit institution within the United States as either an undergraduate or graduate student
  • Be a full-time student as determined by your institution
  • Maintain a minimum 2.7 GPA (unless otherwise stated)


Hopi Tribe Grants & Scholarships 

“As servants of our people, we are dedicated to working in a spirit of Suminangwa-Naminangwa, providing quality service and preserving our culture, values, land and resources. We are committed to promoting opportunities for self-determination and self-sufficiency.”


  • Summer Semester               April 15th

  • Fall Semester                        July 15th
  • Winter Semester                  October 15th
  • Spring Semester                   December 15th

Amount: Varies

  • Proof of Tribal Enrollment 
  • GPA Requirements 
  • Complete Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) 


Ke Ali’i Pauahi Foundation Scholarships

The Ke Ali’i Pauahi Foundation is a nonprofit corporation whose mission is to “develop new and diverse sources of income to support the ever-increasing educational needs and goals of people of Hawaiian ancestry.”

Scholarships for both public applicants & Kamehameha School senior students are available.

Deadline: December 20th for Kamehameha, February 7th for Public
Amount: Varies
Requirements: Depends if a Kamehameha student or Public Applicant. Check the website for exact requirements for each. 


Little Eagle Free Scholarship 

Little Eagle Free, Inc. awards scholarships to American Indian students attending college within the state of California.

Deadline: July 15th 
Amount: Varies

  • Copy of Current Transcripts 
  • Picture ID