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David Risling Emergency Aid Scholarship

Sponsored by: Association on American Indian Affairs, Inc.

Applicant must have at least one-quarter degree American Indian/Alaskan Native blood from a federally recognized tribe and demonstrate financial need. Certificate of enrollment, blood quantum from his or her tribe or Bureau of Indian Affairs, essay describing specific nature of emergency need, and financial need are required. Before applying, please call the office to verify funds are available.


Application Deadline None
Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest Scholarship
Schedule Awarded annually if sufficient funds are available.
Awarded every year? yes
Renewable? no
Must be repaid? no
Required to attend a specific school? no



Max $400
Min $100

Contact Information

Lisa Wyzlic
Director of Scholarship Programs
Association on American Indian Affairs, Inc.
966 Hungerford Drive, Suite 12-B
Rockville, MD 20850 United States

Phone: (240) 314-7155
Fax: (240) 314-7159

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