AIP Maricopa Grant STEAM at Scottsdale Community College
2019-2020 Academic Year
The American Indian Program Maricopa Grant is a scholarship provided by the Maricopa Community College District offered to American Indian students in specific degree programs at Scottsdale Community College one per student per semester. A minimum number of these Scholarships will be awarded over the academic year to qualified students. American Indian students interested in applying for the Scholarship must meet financial need, general eligibility and minimum cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) requirements listed below. Students are required to have declared a major in the STEAM field.
- Must be a registered member of a federally or State recognized United States Tribe. (CIB or tribal ID required)
- Must demonstrated financial need determined by the completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for current academic year and meet, Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP).
- Must have a High school diploma or GED.
- Must be admitted to SCC and be enrolled full-time (12 or more credits). Part-time students (6-11 credits) will be considered on an individual basis.
- Must be pursuing a degree or certificate in STEAM or related fields at SCC. Student’s are required to turn in an academic pathway, degree check sheet or degree audit.
- Students who have already earned a SCC degree or any other formal degree from a post-secondary institution will be consideration on an individual basis.
- Must NOT be on academic probation (please view cumulative Grade Point Average requirements below).
CUMULATIVE GRADE POINT AVERAGE AND CREDIT HOUR REQUIREMENTS
- Entering Freshmen: Have recently graduated high school with a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher.
- Transfer Students: Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 at previous institution .
- 12+ credit hours with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.50 or higher.
ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTS MUST BE SUBMITTED TO BE CONSIDERED FOR A SCHOLARSHIP
Student will be notified through the American Indian Program office if they were selected for the scholarship. Questions about the scholarship may be directed to 480-423-6531.