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Helpful Tips & Resources

How to Apply Online/TCF Guidelines Handout

Click Here for TCF’s guidelines and a how-to guide for completing your online application! If you aren’t sure where to start, check out our “Where to Start” guide.
By |February 5th, 2015||Comments Off on How to Apply Online/TCF Guidelines Handout

How many awards has TCF distributed to Original Enrollees of CIRI and their direct lineal descendants for post-secondary education?

Since 1983, TCF has approved more than 15,200 individual awards totaling more than $29.2 million. The TCF Education and Heritage Project Grant Program has awarded more than $2.9 million since 1987 for over 300 project grants.
By |July 27th, 2012||Comments Off on How many awards has TCF distributed to Original Enrollees of CIRI and their direct lineal descendants for post-secondary education?

Is my scholarship or grant taxable income that should be reported on my tax return?

Under provisions of the 1986 Tax Reform Act, any portion of a scholarship or grant that you receive from The CIRI Foundation that is applied toward room and board or other personal expenses is taxable. It is the student’s responsibility to determine what part, […]
By |July 31st, 2011||Comments Off on Is my scholarship or grant taxable income that should be reported on my tax return?

What is the Federal ID (tax) or Employer Identification Number for TCF?

The Federal ID or Employer Identification Number for TCF is 92-0087914. TCF is a private foundation registered 501(c)3 tax-exempt organization.
By |May 27th, 2011||Comments Off on What is the Federal ID (tax) or Employer Identification Number for TCF?

Release of Information Consent Form

In compliance with Federal law, information will not be released to another party, including parents or family members, without a specific written consent from the applicant. Release of Information Consent Form TCF information request form for paper CITC applications A general release of information […]
By |March 27th, 2011||Comments Off on Release of Information Consent Form

Letter of Reference

Almost everyone at some point in time will be asked to provide a Reference Letter, whether it’s for employment, educational scholarships, or other opportunities that may further your success. This sample letter is a suggestion that may be helpful when you find an individual […]
By |February 27th, 2011||Comments Off on Letter of Reference

Statement of Purpose

Your Statement of Purpose can be entered in the space provided in your application or uploaded to your documents in the Manage Files section of the online application. Here are some tips for writing your Statement of Purpose: ▪ New Applicants (500 words […]
By |January 1st, 2011||Comments Off on Statement of Purpose

ANCSA Education Foundations List

If you are associated with any other Regional Corporations, please visit their website or give them a call to see if you are eligible for additional funding. See the AEC Contact List for information on all 12 Regional Corporation Foundations.
By |February 22nd, 2010||Comments Off on ANCSA Education Foundations List

CamScanner App for your Smartphone

Turn your smart phone into a document scanner! CamScanner is a free app that allows you to digitize paper documents using the camera on your smart phone. Simply take a picture of any paper documents and CamScanner can auto-crop the image, enhance the image […]
By |January 22nd, 2010||Comments Off on CamScanner App for your Smartphone

Education Resources Handbook

Inside, you will find information on scholarships, grants, internships, and employment opportunities. You’ll also find plenty of advice for getting into college and tips for academic success! Education Resources Handbook (PDF)
By |January 21st, 2010||Comments Off on Education Resources Handbook