The Native American Education Program works collaboratively with the Scottsdale Unified School District to support the unique educational and culturally related academic needs of American Indian and Alaska Natives enrolled in Scottsdale Unified schools. The program is funded by Title VI Indian Education Grant and Johnson O’Malley Grant with the purpose to provide the tools to encourage and help the Native American students to graduate and succeed in their college and career endeavors.
This grant is designed to address the unique cultural, language and educationally related academic needs of American Indian and Alaska Native students, including preschool children.
The Johnson O’Malley (JOM) grant provides supplemental funds for programs to meet the special educational needs of eligible JOM students.
The Eleanor Hazelton and Thilda Hartwig Scholarships is providing scholarships for deserving students. The Center for Scholarship Administration, Inc. (CSA), a non-profit, independent organization is the facilitator of the scholarship fund.
Inspire is a no-cost, week-long, residential college readiness program for American Indian high school students from tribal nations in Arizona.
In collaboration with Scottsdale Community College, we help high school students transition to higher education.
Gain an increased awareness of current health recommendations, social interaction with other youth and their parent/guardian(s), enjoyable group activities, and enhance health and self-esteem.