Combined Application for College & Higher Education

= Yes / Required
= No / Not Required
= Optional

Required Documents

  BSF Sitnasuak Kawerak NSEDC NSHC
Application - Profile
Birth Certificate
Letters of Recommendation
(Professional or educational only)
2 2 2 2 2
High School Diploma or GED
Letter of Acceptance from School
Official Transcripts
Verified, Unofficial OK

Verified, Unofficial OK

Verified, Unofficial OK

Yes, once per year

Verified, Unofficial OK
Class Schedule (or course outline for Vocational students)
Current Photo of Applicant

Eligibility Requirements

  BSF Sitnasuak Kawerak NSEDC NSHC
Must be a Bering Straits region resident
Must be shareholder or lineal descendant or tribal member
Native Preference Established
Shareholder/Lineal Descendant

Shareholder/Lineal Descendant

Tribal member
Must show financial need
Must attend an accredited Vocational or College/University Institution
Full-time student
(12+ semester credits, 10+ quarter credits, or 9+ graduate credits)
Part-time student
(6-11 semester credits, 6-9 quarter credits, or 3-8 graduate credits)

Contact NSEDC

Contact NSHC

Terms Funded and Deadlines

  BSF Sitnasuak Kawerak NSEDC NSHC
Fall Term Deadlines
(including students on quarters/trimesters)
June 30 Graduating seniors April 30.
All others June 30
June 30 Graduating seniors April 30.
All others June 30
Graduating seniors April 30.
All others June 30
Spring Term Deadlines
(including students on quarters/trimesters)
December 1 December 1 December 1 December 31 December 31
Summer Term Deadlines
(including students on quarters/trimesters)
April 15 May 31
Vocational Deadlines Two weeks prior to class. Graduating seniors April 30. Two weeks prior to class. Graduating seniors April 30. Six weeks prior to start date. Two weeks prior to start of class. Same as spring and fall

GPA Requirements

  BSF Sitnasuak Kawerak NSEDC NSHC
GPA requirements for high school graduating seniors 2.5 2.0 2.0 2.0 2.5
GPA requirements for college or vocational training 2.5 2.0 2.0 2.0 2.5