July Newsletter Student Highlights

Student Highlights

20th of July 2020

July Newsletter Student Highlights

American Indian Services Scholarship Recipient Highlights Thalia Dubois, Chippewa Radiologic Technology Minot State University Thalia is a member of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa and lives in Dunseith, ND. […]


A Change In Leadership

AIS has named a new Executive Director Former Executive Director Jay Brasher and Board President Keith Buswell have announced that Mr. Brasher has officially stepped down as Executive Director. They […]


15th of July 2020

AIS Provides COVID Relief On the Navajo Nation

COVID-19 Hits the Navajo Nation COVID-19 was comparatively slow to come to the Navajo Nation. The first case was recorded over two months after the virus first appeared in the […]


22nd of June 2020

Student Highlight June 2020

   Hello, my name is Bryann Rainbow. My Dakota name is Wambdi Oykan Wiyan (Pretty Eagle Woman). I am an enrolled member of Standing Rock Sioux Tribe. I am the […]


27th of May 2020

Student Highlight May 2020

My name is Kaitlynn Lynch and I am an enrolled member of the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe located in Eagle Butte, SD. At age 6, I was adopted into a […]


28th of April 2020

April 2020 Newsletter Student Highlights

Jade Goodwill Navajo, Hunkpapa Lakota, and Sisseton Wahpeton Dakota Science, Technology, and Society – Stanford Jade comes from Window Rock, Arizona, and is minoring in Medical Anthropology on the Pre-Med […]


Life In the Wake of a Pandemic – Shandiin’s Story

I’m a student here at Brigham Young University Hawaii. This was my last semester and on April 18th, I finally graduated with my Business Management – Finance Bachelor’s. In the […]


Life In the Wake of a Pandemic – Manuel’s Advice

I am Manuel Felix and I was awarded the AIS Scholarship for my 2016 fall school year at Arizona State University. After graduation with my degree in communication and technical […]


Life In the Wake of a Pandemic – Haley’s Story

My name is Haley Jordan Begay, and I am a senior at Indiana University studying sports broadcast journalism and Spanish. My goal is to become a sideline reporter for ESPN […]


An influx of students need funding, AIS is providing it

In times of crisis, the vulnerable are always the hardest hit. Unfortunately, the remote parts of our country where many Native Americans live aren’t immune to the reach of COVID-19. […]