The American Indian College Funds stands in solidarity with our African American brothers and sisters and all people of color in fighting for justice. Today our hearts are breaking, but we look forward. We believe in real change through dialogue, reform, and education. Now, as always, we stand together – seeking a world that is safe and healthy for all.
I am a Native mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. The men, women, girls, and...
It’s Graduation Season! Help National Native Leaders and Scholarship Organizations Celebrate Native College Graduates
One of the many fallouts of COVID19 has been the cancellation of graduation ceremonies, a rite of passage in education…
For most Americans, adequate, functioning infrastructure and technology make coronavirus-related closures bearable, even workable. In Indian country, the picture can be devastating.
Every decade, the most undercounted demographic as defined by the Census Bureau is American Indians…
Voting is not just a right, it’s an obligation: to yourself, your family, and your community as a good relative.
Register to Vote and Make Native Voices Heard
Voting is not just a right, it’s an obligation: to yourself, your family, and your community as a good relative. By voting in tribal, local, state, and national elections, you have a voice in choosing leadership that determines funding for schools and higher education programs, transportation, housing, health care policy, and the security of our nation. These issues have a significant impact on Native students and their communities!
In order to VOTE, you must REGISTER!
The American Indian College Fund has created a handy chart below with links for voter registration information for every state.
Find your state and click on the link provided to your state’s voter registration page to learn what you need to register, how to vote by mail if you do not have access to the polls, and deadlines. Thank you for helping to determine the future of your communities and our nation by voting!
Reports and Success
More than 1,000 students from seven tribal college and universities participated in #RealCollege Survey Native American students studying at tribal colleges and universities located in remote, rural, reservation communities experienced food and housing insecurity and...
The educational inequality that exists between the American Indian community and the rest of the nation means that many higher education institutions are failing to meet the needs of underrepresented students to help them thrive.
When I first started in my position as President of the American Indian College Fund in 2012… six years later, in 2018…