Summer College Prep Program Alert: Native American, Alaskan Native, and Native Hawaiian High School Juniors!

The LEAD Summer Business Institute is a college
preparatory program that provides Native American students with an opportunity
to join other students from diverse communities to live on a college campus,
take interactive courses taught by nationally renowned professors and attend
corporate site visits. The
Native American Finance Officers Association (NAFOA), a
non-profit organization focused solely on the financial success of tribal
entities,
partnered with the Leadership, Education, and Development Programs (LEAD) to
provide an outreach program that encourages AI/AN students to enter careers in
business and finance. Applicants should be 11th grade high school students during
the 2013-2014 academic year with a cumulative 3.0 GPA.

Application Deadline: January 31, 2014

Summer Program Dates:

·        
Dartmouth (Hanover, New
Hampshire): TBD

·        
Duke (Durham, North
Carolina): June 14th – July 3rd

·        
University of Pennsylvania
(Philadelphia, Pennsylvania): July 6 – August 2

In addition to the application, please
include:

·        Biographical Data Sheet

·        Documentation of Tribal Enrollment
or Descendancy

·        Short Response Essays

·        News Article

·        Business Essay

·        Academic Recommendation Form

·        Personal Recommendation Form

·        Standardized Test Scores
(PSAT, PLAN, SAT, ACT scores) Please do not send your official score reports
directly from the testing organization.

·        
Tuition/ Travel Scholarships
(Complete the Financial Aid form enclosed with the application.)

·        
Education form, School
profile & Transcript (Counselor must seal, sign, and mail the transcript
form, school profile, and transcript in one package.

Questions?
Contact NAFOA staff at: nafoa.lead@gmail.com or
602-540-0736

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