The CIRI Foundation (TCF) will be closed this Friday, July 3, 2015 in observance of Independence Day. TCF will reopen for normal business hours on Monday, July 6 at 8 a.m.Toggle
Closed: June 1 Scholarship Deadline
The June 1 General Scholarship deadline is now closed. Please watch for acknowledgment checklists and status updates via email. TCF is working hard to review your application as quickly as possible. The next degree-seeking deadline is the Dec. 1, 2015 deadline, which opens Nov. 1.
Need help applying? Review our handout “How To Apply Online/TCF Guidelines”
Closed: June 3o Vocational Training Deadline
The June 30 Vocational Training Grant deadline is now closed. Please watch for acknowledgment checklists and status updates via email. TCF is working hard to review your application as quickly as possible. The next certificate-seeking deadline is the Sept. 30, 2015 deadline, which opens Sept. 1.
The CIRI Foundation (TCF) is offering limited funding to CIRI, Alaska Native, voting shareholders *who are not original enrollees or their direct lineal descendants* through The Raven Fund (a trial fund). The Raven Fund offers general scholarships and vocational training grants to qualified applicants.
Learn more about eligibility, requirements and how to apply www.thecirifoundation.org/raven-fund/
Indian Country Today published a surprising article that states many scholarships and grants for Alaska Native/American Indian students don’t have enough applicants seeking funding! Click Here to read this amazing article.
If you need access to available scholarships review TCF’s Education Resource Handbook
Upcoming TCF Deadlines
- June 30 – Vocational Training Grant deadline
- September 1 – Education, Heritage and Journey to What Matters Project Grant programs
- September 30 – Vocational Training Grant deadline
Have you Registered?
CIRI and TCF invite you to register as a CIRI descendant to receive your CIRI descendant card!
Direct lineal descendants of CIRI original enrollees are eligible for TCF scholarships and grants even if they have not registered as a CIRI descendant, but there are many benefits to enrolling.
CLICK HERE to learn more about the benefits and process for registering as a CIRI descendant.