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May 24, 2016, 07:00 ET College Fund's Tarajean Yazzie-Mintz Honored by Harvard Graduate School of Education's Alumni Council

 Congratulations to the American Indian College Fund's Tarajean Yazzie-Mintz, the 2016 recipient of Harvard Graduate School of Education's...


May 03, 2016, 06:00 ET American Indian College Fund Receives $2.4 Million from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to Increase Native Americans' College Graduation

The American Indian College Fund will create pathways to college for Native American youth to improve access to college, thanks to a $2.4 million...


Mar 29, 2016, 19:41 ET The American Indian College Fund Launches New Community-Based Two-Year Early Childhood Education Program at Five Tribal Colleges

The American Indian College Fund, in collaboration with five tribal colleges and universities and the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, has launched a new...


Mar 18, 2016, 07:00 ET Tribal College President Dr. David Yarlott and Native Students Honored by American Indian College Fund and Adolph Coors Foundation

 The American Indian College Fund honored American Indian scholarship recipients at its 2015-16 Student of the Year reception at the American...


Feb 18, 2016, 06:00 ET Grotto Foundation Grants $25,000 to American Indian College Fund to Revitalize Lakota Language in Early Childhood

 By the next century, nearly half of the roughly 6,000 languages spoken on Earth will disappear, according to estimates by the United Nations...


Feb 16, 2016, 07:00 ET @collegefund New York Flame of Hope Gala Featuring Broadway Star Michael Cavanaugh to Increase Native College Enrollment from 1%

Only 1% of college students are American Indian. You can help change that. The American Indian College Fund Gala will be held March 1, 2016 from...


Feb 02, 2016, 07:00 ET American Indian College Fund Debuts Campaign to Increase American Indian College Students

 At the center of the American Indian College Fund's new campaign is a staggering statistic—less than 1 percent of college students are...


Jan 05, 2016, 07:00 ET American Indian College Fund San Diego Event to Help Increase American Indian College Graduates

 Less than 13% of American Indian students have earned a college degree—half of the national average. Learn how to change that. The...


Dec 02, 2015, 07:00 ET 1st Tribal Lending Commits $60K in Scholarships to the American Indian College Fund

1st Tribal Lending, the nation's leading Section 184 mortgage lender, announced it has committed to funding at least $60,000 in scholarships in...


Dec 02, 2015, 07:00 ET 1st Tribal Lending Commits $60K in Scholarships to the American Indian College Fund

1st Tribal Lending, the nation's leading Section 184 mortgage lender, announced it has committed to funding at least $60,000 in scholarships in...


Nov 18, 2015, 07:00 ET American Indian College Fund Minneapolis Education Event to Address Increasing Number of American Indian College Graduates

Less than 1% of American Indian students are in college today, and only 13% today have a college degree—half of the national...


Nov 17, 2015, 07:00 ET American Indian College Fund Chicago Education Event to Address Increasing Number of American Indian College Graduates

Less than 1% of American Indian students are in college today, and only 13% today have a college degree—half of the national average, making...


Apr 23, 2015, 07:00 ET Jim Belushi and The Sacred Hearts to Perform at American Indian College Fund's 25th Anniversary Chicago Gala

 The American Indian College Fund (the College Fund) has signed Jim Belushi and The Sacred Hearts to perform live at its 25th Anniversary Gala,...


Apr 11, 2015, 22:00 ET The Walt Disney Company Invests in Young Native American Leaders with a $250,000 Commitment to the American Indian College Fund

 The American Indian College Fund (the College Fund) announced that The Walt Disney Company has committed $250,000 to create The Walt...


Mar 26, 2015, 06:00 ET Jeff Bridges and the Abiders to Perform at American Indian College Fund's 25th Anniversary Gala in Los Angeles

The American Indian College Fund (the College Fund) has signed Jeff Bridges & the Abiders to perform live at its 25th Anniversary Gala, to be...


Mar 10, 2015, 06:00 ET AT&T Grows Next Generation of Native American Leaders Through 22-Year Partnership with American Indian College Fund

Waylon Ballew (Lummi Tribe of the Lummi Reservation/Northern Cheyenne) believes tradition is an important part of higher education. In order for...


Mar 09, 2015, 06:00 ET National Policy and Education Experts to Speak at American Indian College Fund's Convening on Native Family Engagement in Early Childhood Education

William (Bill) Mendoza, Executive Director of the White House Initiative on American Indian and Alaska Native Education, Oglala-Sicangu Lakota, and...


Aug 05, 2014, 06:00 ET Idina Menzel to Perform at American Indian College Fund's 25th Anniversary Gala

 The American Indian College Fund has signed Tony-award winning Broadway powerhouse vocalist Idina Menzel to perform live at its 25th...


Mar 27, 2014, 16:11 ET American Indian College Fund to Support Environmental Science and Sustainability Programs, Fellowships, and Internships

Tribal colleges serve communities that face environmental issues such as degradation of water quality, energy development, depletion of natural...