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A. T. Anderson Memorial Scholarship

This program was established in 1983 in memory of chemical engineer and visionary mentor A.T. Anderson (Mohawk), a former consultant to the U.S. Congress on American Indian Affairs, one of AISES’ six founders, and AISES’ first Executive Director. The A.T. Anderson Memorial Scholarship is AISES’ largest scholarship program. Administered by AISES, this program scholarships to college students pursuing degrees in the sciences, engineering, medicine, natural resources, and math. $100,000 in scholarships were awarded to 85 students in 2009. The students are selected based on exceptional academic merit and leadership.

Amount Awarded: $$1,000 to $2,000

Number Awarded:

Duration: 1 year.

Deadline: June 15, annually.

Eligibility: Open to undergraduate and graduate students who are at least 1/4 American Indian or recognized as members of a tribe.

Additional Information:

Contact Information:
American Indian Science and Engineering Society
P.O. Box 9828
Albuquerque, NM 87119-9828
Phone: 505-765-1052 Fax: 505-765-5608
highered@aises.org
http://www.aises.org/Programs/ScholarshipsandInternships/Scholarships