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The Sault Tribe Higher Education Department application package for the 2021/2022 season.

Sault Tribe Higher Education Department has changed the application process.

There will be three applications that will need to be sent in at various dates throughout the year. Below are details for each application.

• The first application is for scholarship applications. This application is open May 14, 2021, to June 15, 2021, at 11:59 p.m. Make sure you read over all the requirements for each application.

• The second application is for grants. This application will be posted Sept. 1, 2021, to Sept. 21, 2021. The application closes at 11:59 p.m. This application grant form needs to be given to the student's financial aid office. Make sure the student signs the bottom of the grant form that goes to the college or university.

• The third application for the Self-Sufficiency Incentive Award application (Fall Grades). This application will be posted Dec. 1, 2021, to Jan. 31, 2022. Application closes at 11:59 p.m.

ALL required paperwork must be mailed, emailed or faxed for each application. Higher Education Department will no longer pull from an old file for tribal cards, W-9s, or applications.

2021-2022 Higher Education Scholarship Application

If you have any questions, please contact Diane McLeod-Maleport, Sault Tribe Higher Education Specialist, at phone number 906‑635‑7784 or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Please contact the Higher Education Specialist for assistance with the following:
• Michigan Indian Tuition Waiver
• Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
• Sault Tribe Scholarships Program
• Higher Education Grants Assistance Program
• Sault Tribe Self-Sufficiency Incentive Awards Program