These Scholarships are not administered by the EBCI Education and Training Program, and will not be accepted by their department.
The following are sources of education funding not affiliated with the EBCI Education and Training Program, but maybe helpful to Tribal students.
Qualla Boundary Scholarships are a host of college funding opportunities on or near the Cherokee Reservation. Scholarships currently included are the;
- John Alfred Tahquette Scholarship
- Unto These Hills Educational Fund
- George and Della Owl Scholarship
- Bill Taylor Scholarship
- Richard “Yogi” Crowe Memorial Scholarship Fund
- Bertha Saunooke Scholarship
- Painttown Scholarship Funds
The details of each scholarship, as well as the basic application, are presented in the Qualla boundary Scholarships PDF. There you can find the scholarships that are useful to you and the process of submitting the applications. If any help is needed, the PDF contains the contact information for each scholarship. The Department of Higher Educations will not be able to accept Qualla boundary scholarships.