|Departments: American Indian Studies*||Categories: Art & Design | Diversity | English | Music | Theatre Arts|
|Amount||One award of $500.|
Awarded to a Native American student in good academic standing who has demonstrated artistic talent and is pursing a degree in an artistic discipline, including visual, performing and literary arts.
Preference will be shown for Wisconsin residents and members of Wisconsin tribes.
|Application Procedure||Applicants should submit a completed application form, at least two letters of recommendation, and a portfolio of work and/or reviews. Forms are available from the University's American Indian Program and should be submitted there as well.|
|Application Deadline||May 1st|
|Selection Procedure||The American Indian Program Coordinator will review applications.|
|Selection Deadline||May 15th|
|Notification||Recipients are notified by letter. Whenever possible, the awarding will take place during the Wisconsin Indian Arts Festival or other appropriate event. The AIS Director will submit a Scholarship Award Form to the Financial Aid office.|
|Special Notes||The Awards Committee reserves the right not to issue an award if no completed and qualified applicants submit an application.|
|Thank You||A thank you note should be sent to Sondra McFarland, in care of UW-Eau Claire Foundation.|