Higher Education Scholarship Grant

North Fork Rancheria (NFR) Tribal Citizens over the age of 18 who meet the minimum eligibility requirements may apply for a Higher Education Scholarship under one of these four classifications: higher education, vocational training, adult education assistance, or special awards as described in the Higher Education Grant and Scholarship Policy.

The Higher Education Grant Application and Policy are in the Tribal Citizen portal for easy access, or you may request an application by calling the Tribal Government office.

Application Deadlines are as follows:

January 31st for Spring Term.  Spring term is classified as classes taken between January and May.

August 31st for Fall Term.  Fall term is classified as classes taken between August and December.

Special Awards must be received or postmarked no later than 30 days from the term start date.


To download the  Higher Education Policy and/or Higher Education Grant Package, you will need to login to the Citizen Portal.

Higher Education Policy – under “Governing Documents”

Higher Education Grant Package – under “Forms”

If you have questions on your application or need assistance, please call the Tribal Office.

Tribal Government Office at (559) 877-2461 or email at highered@nfr-nsn.gov