The AIS Mission

Our mission is to provide education to Native Americans in need through scholarships and programs while ensuring that their cultural values are preserved.


who we are

AIS is a 501(c)(3) non-profit public charity headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah. Each year, we provide thousands of college scholarships to Native Americans from over 300 federally recognized tribes. Our students attend over 400 accredited colleges, universities and trade schools.

our History

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Larry Echo Hawk Interview

A testimonial from Larry Echo Hawk, the previous Assistant Secretary of the Interior for Indian Affairs and supporter of AIS.

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Our pledge is that 100% of your tax deductible donation is used to fund education for Native Americans.

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