American Indian Services

Address: 3115 East Lion Lane Ste 320
Salt Lake City, UT 84121
Phone: 801-375-1777
Fax: 801-998-8497
Email: ais@americanindianservices.org
Eligibility: Scholarships for undergraduate students. Workshops for students in 7th, 8th, and 9th grade coming from families with income at or below 200% of the federal poverty level. Focus on Native American youth, but will accept any race or nationality that meets income guideline.
Services Provided: American Indian Services (AIS) focuses on providing scholarships for Native American undergraduate students. Each year, AIS provides thousands of college scholarships to Native Americans from over 300 federally recognized tribes.
AIS also provides workshops and seminars, leadership training, youth outreach programs, community development, and farming and gardening projects.
Utah Programs:
AIS PREP – In partnership with Utah State University, AIS established a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math) Program for 7th-8th grade students in Blanding and Roosevelt. AIS Literacy – In partnership with the Ken Garff Road to Success program, AIS helps provide literacy programs in 11 predominantly Native American schools to help students increase their progress in reading, in an effort to combat the high dropout rate of children between K-12th grades.
AIS Mentoring – In partnership with the San Juan Foundation, AIS helps provide mentoring programs for K-12th grade students at under-performing schools on or near the reservation.
Provider Profiles: Mon — Fri: 9AM — 5PM MST
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 12/19/2017