​Through the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) office of Trust Services (OTS) are internship positions across the nation performing a variety assignments involving basic principles of management and program analysis in many program areas. As well as helping students raise awareness of traditional ecological knowledge education and land-management practices in use today by Tribes. 

More information can be found on www.bia.gov/bia/ots/workforce-planning-coordination

The DAR offers three scholarship opportunities for American Indian/Alaska Native students; the DAR American Indian ScholarshipFrances Crawford Marvin American Indian Scholarship, and the Anne Trevarthen Memorial Scholarship. Click the link to the right to find the guidelines for each. 

Scholarship Opportunities

As a member of the Craig Tribal Association, you may be eligible to receive our scholarships for continuing your education at a college, university, or vocational-technical school. If eligible, the Craig Tribe pays up to:

          $1,000 per quarter-basis for Full-Time (12 credits)
​          $1,500 per semester-basis for Full-Time (12 credits)
​          $125 per credit-basis for Summer Enrollment or Part-Time 

Scholarship and College Guides for Native American Students

Shareholders and Descendants attending college, can apply for a Sealaska Scholarship. They award hundreds of merit-based scholarships every year. 

DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution American Indian Scholarships

Central Council Tlingit Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska  offers the Alumni Scholarship Assistance Program (ASAP) provides annual scholarship awards to all tribally enrolled citizens who apply regardless of service area, community affiliation, origination, residence, tribal compact, or signatory status. Award levels are based on annual fundraising activities such as memorial donations, private donations, vendor/associate solicitations, and fundraisers.

Other Resources

Scholarships and College Guide for Native American Students:

This website is helpful for Native American students looking for higher education!

Visit the website at https://online.maryville.edu/blog/scholarship-and-college-guide-for-native-american-students/​

If you are not enrolled in the Craig Tribal Association, but are enrolled with a federally recognized tribe, here are some other resources for continuing your education. 

American Indian College fund is full of other resources for students. Click the link to see what scholarships they offer.  

If you have any further questions, please don't hesitate to call our office at (907) 826-3996.

Going to College?

Cobell Scholarship 

505 Front Street

P.O. Box 828

Craig, Alaska 99921   

Ph: (907) 826-3996


Craig Tribal Association

As a member of the Craig Tribal Association, you may be eligible to receive our scholarships for continuing your education at a college, university, or vocational-technical school. We love to see our tribal members pursue their dreams and better their future. Click the link below  on the left for the Scholarship Application and the link below on the right if applying for Vocational School. 

American Indian College Fund

Email applications to Shauna Thomas at:assttribaladmin@craigtribe.org

If you are in need of a Scholarship Application or an Employment and Training Application, please call the main office at (907) 826-3996 and we will happily fax, mail, or email one to you! 

*Inquiries about current Scholarships or Application Status, please contact our main office at (907) 826-3996

Bureau of Indian Affairs Office of Trust Services Internships


Alumni Scholarship Assistance

Cobell Scholarship offers several higher education assistance opportunities for American Indian/Alaska Native. Click the link to see the details. 

Sealaska Scholarships