The CIRI Foundation (TCF) website, online application, fax, phone, and email will be unavailable April 25-26, 2015 for regularly scheduled maintenance. Our servers will be back online Monday, April 27. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.



New & Improved: Welcome to TCF’s New Website

Welcome to TCF’s new website. Our new and improved site is organized a bit different, but still has all the information you need to apply for scholarships, vocational training grants, project grants and more! We hope our new site is easier to use and allows you to find the information you need easily and quickly. Click around, visit our pages, and check out some of the new areas.

Looking for your student dashboard or the apply now button? We now have a central “Login” tab above on the right!

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Upcoming Deadline: June 1 Scholarship Deadline

The June 1 General Scholarship deadline will open online May 1. This deadline is for degree-seeking students attending an accredited institution. At this deadline, you can apply for the full academic year (if in good standing). Requires an approved user account  and online application (user accounts may take up to 2 business days to be approved). To submit an application or apply for a user account, click the login tab above.

Need help applying? Review our handout “How To Apply Online/TCF Guidelines”


Give to TCF via Pick.Click.Give.

Your donations to TCF via Pick.Click.Give help others achieve their educational dreams.

You can add a Pick. Click. Give. donation to your completed 2015 PFD application until August 31. Visit to add a donation today!

EHRB 2015-2016 cover2015-2016 TCF Education Resource Handbook  is now available. Learn more about other scholarships and grants available to you.

TCF Is currently looking for a dynamic student to intern at The CIRI Foundation this summer! Visit the Employment Section of our website to learn more.
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.

Upcoming TCF Deadlines

      • June  1 – General Scholarship deadline for degree-seeking students
      • June 30 – Vocational Training Grant deadline
      • June 1 – Education, Heritage and Journey to What Matters Project Grant programs

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