Applications Now Open for Native Science Fellowship

Hopa Mountain and Blackfeet Community College cooperatively offer an innovative Native Science Fellows program for Native American undergraduate and graduate students to participate in community-based science organizations in an effort to increase their engagement in higher education and geosciences careers.

There are four primary goals:

  1. To increase the number of Native American students who are engaged in community-based geosciences education and careers;
  2. To provide role models and work experience for Native American high school and college students interested in the geosciences;
  3. To develop a career ladder network of Native students that are interested in pursuing geosciences careers; and
  4. To build a network of community-based science professionals who are committed to the success of Native students and provide on-going support for personal, academic and professional success.

Applications are due September 15, 2017.

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