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The Rosemary Gaskin Scholarship was established to honor and carry-on Rosemary’s leadership and good works.

Students compete for a $1,000 scholarship by writing a 500-word essay focusing on:
Native American rights
Education issues
Issues of racial or gender equality
Reviving Native cultural/traditional beliefs

Who is eligible?
Sault Tribe members
No minimum Indian blood quantum
Attend a public intuition of higher education
Not need based
Full time or part time

How do I apply?
Write or submit a 500-word essay
Include a copy of Tribal card
Include return address, phone number, school attending and degree.

Apply by March 31 for Fall 2023.

Mail application items to:
Chippewa County Community Foundation, 511 Ashmun St., Suite 200, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783.

If you have questions, please call Dr. Aaron Payment at 906‑203‑5199 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Rosemary Gaskin Memorial Scholarship 2023

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