The Office of Navajo Nation Scholarship and Financial Assistance (ONNSFA) is delighted to offer a bi-annual scholarship program of Chief Manuelito Scholarship for high school graduates or undergraduate students. All applicants will be selected based on their academic merit. The scholarships are available in Fall and Winter/Spring term. The deadline is June 25 and November 25.
The Chief Manuelito Scholarship was established in 1980 to provide scholarships to high achieving Navajo high school graduates. The scholarships are awarded based on ACT/SAT test scores and final high school grade point average (GPA). The award must be used to cover direct educational expenses associated with attending a post-secondary institution.
Students receive $7,000 annually to cover direct educational expenses associated with attending a post-secondary institution.
Level and Area of Studies
Undergraduate degree in any field.
Place of Study
The study will be taken in the United States.
Eligibility and Criteria
All applicants of the Chief Manuelito Scholarship Program will be selected based on their academic performance. Minimum 3.0 of GPA is a primary requirement.
The United States citizens are welcome to apply.
June 25 – Fall/Academic Year and November 25 – Winter/Spring Term